System management

OpenIO SDS offers several tools for system management, for customers of any size and with different needs. A comprehensive web UI us developed directly on top of the OpenIO CLI and management APIs. That approach allows the customers to build their own customised user interface and integrate commands in their scripts to automate tasks.

Deployment tools

A complete set of pre-built scripts, designed for easily installing and configuring marge-scale clusters, simplifies the deployment and configuration activities in large scale deployments.

CLI / Command Line Interface

A central tool provides CLI comprehensive access to the Python native API, with a consistent presentation of all the module. Easily extended, it is easy to use and simplifies the management of an OpenIO SDS cluster.

The CLI tools mostly requires a network accesses to the grid, meaning the tools is meant to be run on grid nodes or their clients.

openio action ${container_id}/${objectid}


Graphical User Interface that offers an overview of cluster status and enables easy monitoring for day-to-day operations without using the CLI. A comprehensive dashboard to get the status of the cluster in real time which also allow to perform most day-to-day task including user management, cluster expansion and maintenance as well as performance analysis.

Billing API

OpenIO’s customers can take advantage of this API to get relevant information for any account configured in the system, its status and all the metrics that can be used to compute the exact amount of resources consumed by the users.