Rackspace Integration

How to Integrate Rackspace with ECmanaged

This guide will walk you through the steps you need to perform to integrate Rackspace cloud to ECmanaged. First, you need to collect Rackspace API credentials and then provide it to ECmanaged for integration.

Step 1: Getting OpenStack Credentials

ECmanaged requires Rackspace user name and user API key. Rackspace user API key can be obtained from your profile menu, selecting the Account Settings, as shown below:

Step 2: Integrating Rackspace

First, you need to login to the ECmanaged and go to the Backend page using your user drop-down menu. Then, click on the New Backend button and fill-up the form with your credentials:

In the form, you need to choose a Backend Name, Public Cloud as Cloud Type, and Rackspace as Cloud Provider. In Select region menu select the preferred region. You need to put your rackspace username as API User, and the user API key as API KEY.

Then you click Save, if everything is correct, ECmanaged will be connected to the RackSpace.