Chapter 1. Overview

OpenStack Image Service offers retrieval, storage, and metadata assignment for your images that you want to run in your OpenStack cloud. The project is code-named Glance.

OpenStack Object Storage allows users to store and retrieve images through a simple Web Service (ReST: Representational State Transfer) interface.

For more details on the OpenStack Object Storage service, please refer to http://glance.openstack.org

We welcome feedback, comments, and bug reports at bugs.launchpad.net/glance.