WHITE PAPER: Billing for OpenStack Cloud Services

Overview of billing and show back options in OpenStack using Openbook.

Section 1: Elements of an Invoice

Section 2: Metering

Section 3: Rating

Section 4: Billing

Section 5: Data For Billing

Section 6: Summary

Section 7: About Talligent

Excerpt: A bill for cloud services is created by applying a rate plan to the metered data consumed by the customer. This document provides an overview of the metered data and rate plan options for billing and showback of cloud services in OpenStack using OpenBook from Talligent.

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