Welcome to Nova’s developer documentation!

Nova is an OpenStack project designed to provide power massively scalable, on demand, self service access to compute resources.

The developer documentation provided here is continually kept up-to-date based on the latest code, and may not represent the state of the project at any specific prior release.


This is documentation for developers, if you are looking for more general documentation including API, install, operator and user guides see docs.openstack.org

Compute API References

API Microversion History:

Local copy of v2 docs:

Hypervisor Support Matrix

Indices and tables