Installation Guide

This section describes how to install and configure the dashboard on the controller node.

The only core service required by the dashboard is the Identity service. You can use the dashboard in combination with other services, such as Image service, Compute, and Networking. You can also use the dashboard in environments with stand-alone services such as Object Storage.


This section assumes proper installation, configuration, and operation of the Identity service using the Apache HTTP server and Memcached service.

System Requirements

Installing from Packages

Installing from Source

Horizon plugins

There are a number of horizon plugins for various useful features. You can get dashboard supports for them by installing corresponding horizon plugins.