Tool Details


Eucalyptus is a free and open-source computer software for building Amazon Web Services (AWS)-compatible private and hybrid cloud computing environments marketed by the company Eucalyptus Systems. Eucalyptus is the acronym for Elastic Utility Computing Architecture for Linking Your Programs To Useful Systems. It enables pooling compute, storage, and network resources that can be dynamically scaled up or down as application workloads change.

cloud computing platform OS Support OS X: False Windows: False Linux: True Web-based: False Note: When deploying the cloud platform, Eucalyptus supports the following Linux distributions: CentOS 6 and RHEL 6. Eucalyptus only supports 64-bit architecture. Provenance Capture: False Representation: False Replicability: False Modifiability: False Portability: High Longevity: True Archiving: True Upgrading: False Note: It depends on the commercial provider to maintain the infrastructure running in a long-term basis. Document linkage: False Experiment sharing: True Archival: False Hosted Execution: True