Sam Alba

OpenStack Havana is out and includes native Docker support

The OpenStack foundation announced yesterday that the last version of OpenStack, codename “Havana”, is now available – and it now includes Docker! The OpenStack project has a release cycle of 6 months. For this new release, more than 400 feature blueprints have been implemented and more than 3000 reported bugs have been addressed. Among those new features, OpenStack Havana introduces a native support for Docker containers in the OpenStack Compute project. Docker is now supported as a new hypervisor enabling OpenStack users to deploy and manage Docker containers using the Nova API. This means two big things: