the root password for a centos vmware rpath openstack software appliance is either “”, “password” or what you specified if you installed it from the iso !
the rpath openstack iso and vmware software appliance features
cloud grid build technologies
rpath have created a new open source openstack cloud appliance to help simplify OpenStack deployment and upgrade for organizations building their own private clouds
complimentary downloads of rPath’s OpenStack Compute test cloud are available in both ISO and VMware OVF format from
rPath X6 automatically constructs images that are ready to run in any physical, virtual or cloud environment (see list of supported targets). This accelerates provisioning and allows workloads to be easily retargeted between physical, virtual and cloud environments.
- x86 and x86_64 Physical Hardware
- VMware ESX/ESXi, vSphere, vCloud
- Citrix XenServer
- Microsoft Hyper-V
- Virtual Iron
- Cloud Targets
- Amazon EC2
Cloudera’s Distribution for Apache Hadoop (CDH) sets a new standard for Hadoop-based data management platforms. It is the most comprehensive platform available today and significantly accelerates deployment of Apache Hadoop in your organization
Oracle are now providing a set of Oracle Pre-Built VMs for Oracle Virtual Box including
VMware Ready Virtual Machine (or Virtual Appliance) begin with qualifying a VMware Ready product. Members of VMware’s Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program can download the VMware Ready Program Guide and begin testing their product for this qualification.
There are a few dozen VMware Ready VMs at http://www.vmware.com/appliances/directory/cat/521