# Apache CloudStack LTS Maintenance Release

The Apache CloudStack project is pleased to announce the release of
CloudStack as part of its LTS 4.14.x releases. The CloudStack release is a maintenance release and contains more than
100 fixes and improvements since the CloudStack release.

CloudStack LTS branches are supported for 18 months and will receive
updates for the first 12 months and only security updates in its last 6 months.

Apache CloudStack is an integrated Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
software platform that allows users to build feature-rich public and
private cloud environments. CloudStack includes an intuitive user interface
and rich API for managing the compute, networking, software, and storage
resources. The project became an Apache top-level project in March, 2013.

More information about Apache CloudStack can be found at:

# Documentation

What's new in CloudStack

The release notes include a full list of issues fixed, as well
as upgrade instructions from previous versions of Apache CloudStack, and
can be found at:

The official installation, administration, and API documentation for each of
the releases are available on our documentation page:

# Downloads

The official source code for the release can be downloaded from our
downloads page:

In addition to the official source code release, individual contributors
have also made convenience binaries available on the Apache CloudStack
download page, and can be found at: