Python-novaclient is a command-line client for controlling OpenStack instances. Since the next generation of Cloud Servers is based on OpenStack, python-novaclient will work with Cloud Servers as well. The client provides a bit more functionality than the control panel without needing to delve into the API directly.
We have installation instructions for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux:
You'll find a list of common operations that can be performed with the client here:
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