Greenhost 如何建立獨立且開放的雲端主機平台?主題三:軟體平臺架構

English below.

OCF 不定期與國際友人合作,在台灣舉辦推廣開放文化的活動。本次由來自阿姆斯特丹的主機託管商 Greenhost 的創辦人 Mart 來進行三場經歷真槍實戰後所建立一座主機託管服務商的分享,預計將會針對不同的基礎建設拆分成 3 場精彩的內容,於 2/25 起每週一晚上舉辦:


本次分享將會分享 GreenHost 上千台服務器大型資料中心的建立心路歷程的和分享其建立時的具體考量及介紹

第二場:網路資源及路由管理: IP, AS Number, DNS




關於 Greenhost

Greenhost 是一家網路主機供應商 (hosting provider) ,總部位於阿姆斯特丹。他們是「綠的」主機供應商,資料中心、辦公室、電腦設備均使用節能永續的產品。除了提供商用服務之外,也以行動支持網路自由及開放原始碼,他們針對記者、非營利組織提供免費的「快速反應服務」,當線上服務遭受威脅時(例如駭客入侵或是 DDoS 攻擊),他們免費提供協助。他們也維護 Totem 線上資安學習平台、OpenAppStack (一鍵部署開源的線上檔案儲存、聊天、共享日曆、網站)、 雲端伺服器平台。

Mart 是 Greenhost 的創辦人,十分熟悉資料中心的營運及各種雲端運算技術。


協辦單位:Cloud Native Taiwan User Group

How to build an independent and open hosting provider

OCF works with international partners to promote open culture in Taiwan. This time we have invited Mart from Greenhost to give a series of talks. This series comprises 3 talks:

Part 1: Physical Infrastructure
Part 2: Internet Resources
Part 3: Software stack - Open Source, Close source, WTF is Enterprice

Greenhost is a hosting provider headquartered in Amsterdam. They are a “green” hosting provider, they use environment friendly equipments to operate. Other than offering commercial services, they also support internet freedom and FOSS actively. They provide “Rapid Response Service” for activists and journalists when digital security incidents occur. They also built the Totem online learning platform for digital security, OpenAppStack, an open source all-in-one solution for file storage, chat, calendar and website, and cloud server platform.

Mart is the founder of Greenhost. He is familiar will datacenter operations and cloud computing technologies.

This talk is in English, it will be consecutively interpreted into Mandarin Chinese.

Talk three: platform & services

Once you have your hardware layer running, you would like to run a platform on it. In this talk the Greenhost platform will be explained.


The greenhost storage runs on CEPH, what is CEPH and how does it work. What are the limitations and risks of running ceph.

  • Design of a CEPH platform

  • Expected speed / performance

  • Mixing traditional and modern disk

  • Redundancy of ceph

  • Backups



Greenhost equipment mostly runs on Xen virtualization.

  • What is Xen and why Xen

  • HVM/PV or PVH

Management layer

  • To tie this together a management layer is required. What does greenhost management layer exist of

(Traditional) Shared hosting stack

  • Apache & clustering

  • HA proxies and Let’s Encrypt

  • MySQL / MariaDB

  • Logging infrastructure

e-mail services

It is hard to host email those days. The amount of spam and configuration is complex. Without going into to much detail, some of the complexities of email hosting will be discussed.

( virtualization platform & alternative software demo

Greenhost Open Projects

  • Short introduction on what Greenhost is contributing to the Open Source world


Co-host: Cloud Native Taiwan User Group

摩茲工寮 / 100 台北市中正區八德路一段 94 號 3F

Event Tickets

Ticket Type Sale Period Price

~ 2019/03/11 21:30(+0800) End of Sale
  • Free
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