OpenStack Compute (Nova)
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Zuul ecb8c9c5ea Merge "vif: Stop using getattr for VIF lookups" 2 hours ago
api-guide/source Merge "docs: Rework all things metadata'y" 3 weeks ago
api-ref/source Merge "Remove needs:* todo from deprecated APIs api-ref" 3 days ago
devstack Merge "Add nova-multi-cell job" 2 months ago
doc Merge "Defaults missing group_policy to 'none'" 5 hours ago
etc/nova Merge "Summarize output of sample configuration generator" 1 month ago
gate Add integration testing for heal_allocations 2 weeks ago
nova Merge "vif: Stop using getattr for VIF lookups" 2 hours ago
playbooks/legacy nova-lvm: Disable [validation]/run_validation in tempest.conf 1 week ago
releasenotes Merge "Defaults missing group_policy to 'none'" 5 hours ago
tools Replace URLs with URLs 2 months ago
.coveragerc Remove nova/openstack/* from .coveragerc 2 years ago
.gitignore Delete the placement code 2 months ago
.gitreview OpenDev Migration Patch 2 months ago
.mailmap Add mailmap entry 5 years ago
.stestr.conf Finish stestr migration 1 year ago
.zuul.yaml Add neutron-tempest-iptables_hybrid job to experimental queue 2 weeks ago
CONTRIBUTING.rst Update links in documents 1 year ago
HACKING.rst Hacking N362: Don't abbrev/alias privsep import 3 months ago
LICENSE initial commit 9 years ago
MAINTAINERS Fix broken URLs 1 year ago
README.rst Docs: modernise links 1 year ago
babel.cfg Get rid of distutils.extra. 7 years ago
bindep.txt Merge "Bindep does not catch missing libpcre3-dev on Ubuntu" 1 year ago
lower-constraints.txt Use Adapter global_request_id kwarg 1 day ago
requirements.txt Use Adapter global_request_id kwarg 1 day ago
setup.cfg Update Python 3 test runtimes for Train 2 months ago Updated from global requirements 2 years ago
test-requirements.txt Merge "Exclude broken ironicclient versions 2.7.1" 1 month ago
tox.ini Add Python 3 Train unit tests 1 week ago


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OpenStack Nova

OpenStack Nova provides a cloud computing fabric controller, supporting a wide variety of compute technologies, including: libvirt (KVM, Xen, LXC and more), Hyper-V, VMware, XenServer, OpenStack Ironic and PowerVM.

Use the following resources to learn more.


To learn how to use Nova's API, consult the documentation available online at:

For more information on OpenStack APIs, SDKs and CLIs in general, refer to:


To learn how to deploy and configure OpenStack Nova, consult the documentation available online at:

In the unfortunate event that bugs are discovered, they should be reported to the appropriate bug tracker. If you obtained the software from a 3rd party operating system vendor, it is often wise to use their own bug tracker for reporting problems. In all other cases use the master OpenStack bug tracker, available at:


For information on how to contribute to Nova, please see the contents of the CONTRIBUTING.rst.

Any new code must follow the development guidelines detailed in the HACKING.rst file, and pass all unit tests.

Further developer focused documentation is available at:

Other Information

During each Summit and Project Team Gathering, we agree on what the whole community wants to focus on for the upcoming release. The plans for nova can be found at: