OpenStack was created with the audacious goal of being the ubiquitous software
choice for building public and private cloud infrastructures. In just over a
year, it's become the most talked-about project in open source. This concise
book introduces OpenStack's general design and primary software components in
detail, and shows you how to start using it to build cloud infrastructures.
If you're a developer, technologist, or system administrator familiar with cloud
offerings such as Rackspace Cloud or Amazon Web Services, "Deploying OpenStack"
shows you how to obtain and deploy OpenStack software in a few controlled
scenarios.Learn about OpenStack Compute (known as "Nova"), OpenStack Object
Store ("Swift"), and OpenStack Image