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Synnefo
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Overview
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Synnefo is a complete open source cloud stack written in Python that provides
Compute, Network, Image, Volume and Storage services, similar to the ones
offered by AWS. Synnefo manages multiple
[Ganeti](http://code.google.com/p/ganeti)  clusters at the backend for handling
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low-level VM operations and uses
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[Archipelago](http://www.synnefo.org/docs/archipelago/latest/)  to unify cloud
storage. To boost 3rd-party compatibility, Synnefo exposes the OpenStack APIs
to users.

Project Page
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Please see the [official site](http://www.synnefo.org).

Trying it out
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You can try out a full Synnefo installation at the [Synnefo demo
site](https://accounts.demo.synnefo.org/ui/login), or download the [Synnefo
Live CD](http://www.synnefo.org/redirect/livecd.iso).

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Note that members of the Greek Academic and Research community have public
access to a Synnefo installation called [~okeanos](https://okeanos.grnet.gr).
Similarly, members of the GÉANT Research and Academic Community have public
access to [~okeanos-global](https://okeanos-global.grnet.gr).

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Documentation
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Please see the Synnefo
[documentation](http://www.synnefo.org/docs/synnefo/latest/index.html) for more
information on installing and configuring Synnefo.

Community - Support
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Please see the [community page](http://www.synnefo.org/community.html)
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for more information on the Synnefo users and developers lists.


Copyright and license
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Copyright (C) 2010-2016 GRNET S.A. and individual contributors
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This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program.  If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
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