Webopedia Term of the Day: What is OpenStack?

“A project originally started by NASA and Rackspace for
delivering a cloud computing and storage platform. Today, OpenStack
is a global collaboration of developers and technologists producing
an open source cloud computing platform for public and private

“The technology consists of a series of interrelated projects
delivering various components for a cloud infrastructure solution.
OpenStack software delivers a massively scalable cloud operating
system consisting of three major components:”