Apache Cloudstack 4.17 LTS release announcement

Apache Cloudstack 4.17 LTS release announcement

Apache CloudStack is a 4.17 LTS release with 383 new features, improvements and bug fixes since 4.16, including 16 major new features.

Some of the most important features are the following.

  • IPv6 with Static Routing
  • Zero Downtime Upgrades
  • Virtual Router Live Patching
  • CloudStack Status & management
  • User Shared Networks
  • StorPool storage plugin
  • Storage-based Snapshots for KVM Instances
  • Attach and detach features to UI for ROOT disks
  • Enable CloudStack to use multiple LOCAL storage pools
  • Multiple SSH Keys support
  • Reserve and release Public IPs

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Cloudstack 4.17 LTS documentation

The full list of new features can be found in the project release notes at http://docs.cloudstack.apache.org/en/

Cloudstack 4.17 LTS

The CloudStack documentation includes upgrade instructions from previous versions of Apache CloudStack, and can be found at http://docs.cloudstack.apache.org/en/

The official installation, administration and API documentation for each of the releases are available on our documentation page: http://docs.cloudstack.apache.org/

Cloudstack 4.17 LTS downloads

The official source code for the release can be downloaded from our downloads page: http://cloudstack.apache.org/downloads.html

In addition to the official source code release, individual contributors have also made convenience binaries available on the Apache CloudStack download page, and can be found at: