Chapter 1. Introduction

1.1. About this Release

This release of Red Hat OpenStack Platform is based on the OpenStack "Pike" release. It includes additional features, known issues, and resolved issues specific to Red Hat OpenStack Platform.
Only changes specific to Red Hat OpenStack Platform are included in this document. The release notes for the OpenStack "Pike" release itself are available at the following location:
Red Hat OpenStack Platform uses components from other Red Hat products. See the following links for specific information pertaining to the support of these components:
To evaluate Red Hat OpenStack Platform, sign up at:


The Red Hat Enterprise Linux High Availability Add-On is available for Red Hat OpenStack Platform use cases. See the following URL for more details on the add-on: See the following URL for details on the package versions to use in combination with Red Hat OpenStack Platform: