Chef Cookbook - OpenStack Telemetry
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Installs the OpenStack Metering service Ceilometer as well as Gnocchi as the backend for Metrics as part of the OpenStack reference deployment Chef for OpenStack. Both are currently installed from packages.


  • Chef 12 or higher
  • chefdk 0.9.0 or higher for testing (also includes berkshelf for cookbook dependency resolution)


  • Currently there are no gnocchi packages included for Ubuntu Trusty. The gnocchi recipe will only work on Ubuntu Xenial and above.


  • ubuntu
  • redhat
  • centos


The following cookbooks are dependencies:

  • ‘openstack-common’, ‘>= 14.0.0’
  • ‘openstack-identity’, ‘>= 14.0.0’
  • ‘openstackclient’, ‘>= 0.1.0’


Please see the extensive inline documentation in attributes/*.rb for descriptions of all the settable attributes for this cookbook.

Note that all attributes are in the default['openstack'] “namespace”

The usage of attributes to generate the node.conf is decribed in the openstack-common cookbook.



  • Installs agent central service.


  • Installs agent compute service.


  • Installs agent notification service.


  • Installs API service.


  • Install the client packages


  • Installs collector package and service. If the NoSQL database is used for metering service, ceilometer-upgrade will not be executed.


  • Common metering configuration.


  • Registers the endpoints, tenant and user for metering and metric service with Keystone.


  • Installs gnochhi as default backend for ceilometer metrics

License and Author

Author Matt Ray (
Author John Dewey (
Author Justin Shepherd (
Author Salman Baset (
Author Ionut Artarisi (
Author Eric Zhou (
Author Chen Zhiwei (
Author David Geng (
Author Mark Vanderwiel (
Author Jan Klare (
Author Christoph Albers (
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