Horizon: The OpenStack Dashboard Project


Horizon is the canonical implementation of OpenStack’s Dashboard, which provides a web based user interface to OpenStack services including Nova, Swift, Keystone, etc.

For a more in-depth look at Horizon and its architecture, see the Introduction to Horizon.

To learn what you need to know to get going, see the Quickstart.

Using Horizon

How to use Horizon in your own projects.

Developer Docs

For those wishing to develop Horizon itself, or go in-depth with building your own Dashboard or Panel classes, the following documentation is provided.

General information

Brief guides to areas of interest and importance when developing Horizon.

Topic Guides

Information on how to work with specific areas of Horizon can be found in the following topic guides.

Source Code Reference

Auto-generated reference for the complete source code.