How to Get Started with OpenStack

Install OpenStack

Installation Guide for Debian 7.0
Installation Guide for openSUSE and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Installation Guide for Red Hat Enterprise Linux, CentOS, and Fedora
Installation Guide for Ubuntu 12.04/14.04 (LTS)

Configure and run an OpenStack cloud

Configuration Reference
Cloud Administrator Guide
High Availability Guide
Operations Guide
Security Guide
Virtual Machine Image Guide

Training guides

Training guides

Get involved

Join the OpenStack Foundation
Take the Deployment Survey


Use the OpenStack dashboard and command-line clients

API Quick Start
End User Guide (includes Python SDK)
Admin User Guide
Command-Line Interface Reference

Develop applications for OpenStack clouds

Open source software for application development
API Complete Reference (HTML)
API Complete Reference (PDF)
Block Storage API v2.0 Reference
Block Storage API v1.0 Reference
Compute API v2 and Extensions Reference
Identity API v2.0 Reference
Networking API v2.0 Reference
Image Service API v2 Reference
Image Service API v1 Reference
Object Storage API v1 Reference

Contribute to OpenStack docs, infrastructure, and code

OpenStack Documentation
Python Developer Documentation
Language Bindings and Python Clients
OpenStack Project Infrastructure
Tempest Test Suite for OpenStack