Get Started With Eucalyptus

With just a few clicks, you too can experience the benefits of running your own AWS-compatible private cloud. Just follow these three simple steps to achieve success with Eucalyptus:

1 Download Eucalyptus FastStart

Build a Private Cloud On Your Machines


FastStart is the easiest way to create a Eucalyptus private cloud on your own machines.

  • Create a mini Dev/Test cloud
  • Automated installation (30 mins)
  • Pre-configured (CentOS and KVM)
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Version 3.4.2 (Released: 2014-02-24)

FREE Download

Build Your Private Mini Cloud

2 Read the Install Guide

Cloud success begins with understanding the system requirements and deployment choices. Read the FastStart Installation guide to gain knowledge critical to planning, installing and configuring your Eucalyptus cloud.

3 Join the Community

Connect with Eucalyptus users from around the world to get help and share feedback. Eucalyptus community support is available by IRC, and the euca-users mailing list.

Want to give Eucalyptus a try but don’t have spare hardware? Get limited time access to the Eucalyptus Community Cloud. The ECC is a free, hosted sandbox to experiment with and learn Eucalyptus. Sign Up for ECC

Stuck? Ask our community for help