Deploy Rackspace Private Cloud v4.2.x powered by OpenStack Havana with Neutron Networking Using VirtualBox or VMware Fusion and Vagrant

Published December 19, 2013 • Updated June 14, 2014


Rackspace Private Cloud, and OpenStack on its own, can be a formidable set of software to install. Rackspace Private Cloud uses Chef to deploy OpenStack, and while Chef itself has a high learning curve, its use does make deploying OpenStack easier and more scalable.

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Deploy Rackspace Private Cloud Entirely Within a Vagrantfile on VirtualBox or VMware Fusion

Published December 17, 2013 • Updated June 14, 2014


In a couple of previous posts, I detailed step-by-step how to deploy Rackspace Private Cloud v4.1.x powered by OpenStack Grizzly with nova-network and Rackspace Private Cloud v4.2.x powered by OpenStack Havana with Neutron Networking using Vagrant on top of VirtualBox or VMware Fusion.

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Deploy Rackspace Private Cloud v4.1.x powered by OpenStack Grizzly with nova-network Using VirtualBox or VMware Fusion and Vagrant

Published September 29, 2013 • Updated June 14, 2014


Rackspace Private Cloud, and OpenStack on its own, can be a formidable set of software to install. Rackspace Private Cloud uses Chef to deploy OpenStack, and while Chef itself has a high learning curve, its use does make deploying OpenStack easier and more scalable.

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