VaaS GUI

This article will demonstrate the features of VaaS GUI. Screen shots below come from VaaS in Vagrant.

VaaS comprises of several Django apps, two of which are available via a web browser: Cluster and Manager.

In the Cluster app you can:

In the Manager app you can:

Cluster app

[Cluster] Varnish servers

To define a new Varnish server, click on Cluster -> Varnish servers -> Add varnish server and fill in the form:

Cluster - add Varnish server

[Cluster] Vcl templates

To define a new Varnish VCL, click on Cluster -> Vcl templates -> Add vcl template and fill in the form:

Cluster - add VCL template

[Cluster] Vcl template blocks

To define a new Vcl template block, click on Cluster -> Vcl template blocks -> Add template block and fill in the form:

Cluster - add VCL template block

[Cluster] Dcs

VaaS supports multiple DCs. A DC in the application consists of a DC name and a DC symbol.

[Cluster] Logical clusters

In VaaS, Varnish servers can be grouped into clusters. Each cluster can use a different set of directors.

Manager app

[Manager] Directors

To define a new director, click on Manager -> Directors -> Add director and fill in the form:

Manager - add Director

[Manager] Backends

To define a new backend, click on Manager -> Backends -> Add backend and fill in the form:

Manager - add Backend

[Manager] Probes

To define a new probe, click on Manager -> Probes -> Add probe and fill in the form:

Manager - add Probe

[Manager] Time Profiles

To define a new time profile, click on Manager -> Time Profiles -> Add time profile and fill in the form:

Manager - add Probe

[Manager] Purger

To purge object from varnishes from a given cluster, click on *Manager -> Purger -> and fill in the form:

Manager - Purger

Manager - Routes