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titleBasic steps to walk you through the Abiquo platform

The Abiquo Walkthrough presents the main aspects of the cloud platform to the cloud administrator and includes instructions for the basic configuration tasks.

Take a guided tour of the cloud platform and try key platform tasks, from creating a datacenter to launching a VM.


The Using Abiquo platform enables , service providers and enterprises to can build multicloud environments for IAAS. Abiquo It is a flexible platform where you can provide controlled self-service to your cloud users. And users work with an intuitive, The user interface is intuitive and easy-to-use interface. They Users can create new virtual environments by simply dragging and dropping templates or using application blueprints provided by the administrators. And you . Administrators can completely whitelabel the user interface with corporate branding at the tenant level.

All of the Abiquo functions that you can perform through the GUI user interface are also available through a RESTful API, enabling additional integration or automated configuration of which means that you can integrate and automate with the platform.

The Abiquo UI user interface is divided into a series of views that you can access from the main menu.


titleClick here to show/hide the task: Create a public cloud region

Note: For OpenStack and vCloud Director, you must enter public cloud credentials in order to retrieve the public cloud regions (for example, in vCloud this is equivalent to a Provider or Org VDC).

  1. Create a new public cloud region from the + button in Infrastructure view.
  2. Enter the name for the region, select the public cloud provider and mark the checkboxes for the region(s) you wish to use. Click next Next.
    Create a public cloud region entering general information
  3. Enter the first digits of the IP address of the monolithic Abiquo server, select it from the dropdown list and click . Click Duplicate IP addresses to copy remote service location, ports, and components.
  4. Click the "Accept" button Save to use this remote services configuration for the datacenter.

Abiquo creates new public cloud region(s) with all available resources managed by Abiquo. New public cloud regions are named first with the name that the user enters, and then with this name and a suffix of _1, _2, for example, AWS, AWS_1, AWS_2, and so on.