Before you begin the VMware Integrated OpenStack deployment tasks, the software components must meet all of the version prerequisites for vSphere, ESXi hosts. In a typical deployment, you require at least three ESXi hosts for the OpenStack management cluster and at least one ESXi host for the OpenStack compute cluster.



vSphere version

Supported versions:

  • vSphere 6 Update 1 Enterprise Plus

  • vSphere 6 Enterprise Plus

  • vSphere 5.5 Update 3 Enterprise Plus

  • vSphere 5.5 Update 2 Enterprise Plus

ESXi hosts