An openly licensed framework to build complete, easy to use operational deployments. It allows for groups of physical nodes to be transformed from bare-metal into a ready state production cluster within hours. Originally founded in 2011 by Dell, since 2014 primarily maintained by SUSE (https://www.suse.com/products/suse-cloud/) for OpenStack (https://www.openstack.org/) deployments.
The code and documentation is distributed under the Apache 2 license (http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0.html). Contributions back to the source are encouraged.