RDO is the best OpenStack distribution for CentOS, because it is built and tested on CentOS, with the help of the CentOS community. This work is facilitated via the CentOS Cloud SIG.

The Cloud SIG has weekly meetings, every Thursday at 15:00 UTC.

The transcript from the most recent meeting may be found here.

RDO on CentOS

To install RDO on CentOS:

Ensure you have a fully updated CentOS Linux 7/x86_64 machine, and run:

  sudo yum install centos-release-openstack-liberty
  sudo yum install openstack-packstack
  packstack --allinone

Cloud Images

If you want to run CentOS as a guest on your OpenStack cloud, you can find CentOS cloud images at the following locations: