Rackspace Private Cloud Software v 4.0 deployed through a series of bash scripts in the following stages:
- Install Chef server on a node in the environment.
- Download the latest cookbooks to the Chef server.
- Install chef-client on each node that will be managed by Chef in your OpenStack cluster.
- Use Chef to create Controller nodes, Compute nodes, and more.
You can deploy Rackspace Private Cloud Software on Ubuntu 12.04, or CentOS 6.3.
Rackspace Private Cloud v 4.0 uses the Grizzly release of OpenStack, and includes Compute (Nova), Image Service (Glance), Dashboard (Horizon), Identity (Keystone), Virtual Network Service (Quantum), and Ceilometer.