Getting Help

Need some help getting started? Feel free to ask on the mailing list:

  • users@: This list is for users of CloudStack to seek and provide support. This is a moderately high volume list.
  • dev@: Where discussions about development and the project itself happen. This is a high volume list.

Or on one of the following IRC channels on

  • #cloudstack - General Apache CloudStack conversation and end user support
  • #cloudstack-dev - Development discussions
  • #cloudstack-meeting - Weekly and ad-hoc meeting room for the Apache CloudStack community

Documentation Available

The following guides are available:

  • CloudStack Concepts and Terminology
  • Quick Installation Guide
  • Installation Guide
  • Upgradong CloudStack
  • Usage Guide
  • Developers Guide
  • Plugins Guide
  • Release Notes

All at


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Commercial support

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