Ruby OpenStack

Ruby OpenStack Compute, Object-Store, Block Storage and Network bindings for the OpenStack API. It supports Keystone Authentication (v1.0, v2.0 and v3.0), Nova and Swift. See the getting started for documentation.

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Add the Ruby OpenStack as dependency to your project Gemfile:

source ''
gem 'openstack'


The library is currently maintained by Nitrado. The people behind the OpenStack Team from Nitrado are Alexander Birkner and Aaron Fischer.


Initial code checkin on May 23rd 2012 - code refactored from and based on the Rackspace Cloud Servers gem and Rackspace Cloud Files gem. Since Nov 2015 the library is maintained by Nitrado.


See COPYING for license information.