Welcome to Apache Libcloud’s documentation!


Libcloud v3.0.0 dropped support for Python 2.7 and Python 3.4 and now only supports Python >= 3.5.

If you still need to us Libcloud with one of the now unsupported versions, you can do that by using the latest release of Libcloud which still supports those versions (Libcloud v2.8).

Apache Libcloud is a Python library which hides differences between different cloud provider APIs and allows you to manage different cloud resources through a unified and easy to use API.

Resource you can manage with Libcloud are divided in the following categories:


A subset of supported providers in Libcloud.





Unless noted otherwise, all of the examples and code snippets in the documentation are licensed under the Apache 2.0 license.