Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 6

Deploying OpenStack: Proof-of-Concept Environments (Packstack)

Using Packstack to Deploy Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform PoC Environments

OpenStack Documentation Team

Red Hat Customer Content Services

Abstract

This guide covers all Packstack methods for deploying a proof of concept (PoC) Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 6 cloud. PoC deployments are intended for testing environments, and are not intended for production environments. The guide also includes basic scripts for removing Packstack Deployments.
In a PoC deployment, you can use the dashboard to load disk images, create a network, launch instances, or perform other basic OpenStack tasks.