Today, Mirantis is unveiling the free version of Mirantis OpenStack Express (the hosted on-demand version of the Mirantis OpenStack distribution) for developers. It’s a push to try and encourage developers to build products on top of OpenStack, as the need for a rich ecosystem of such tools is increasing.
The Developer Edition includes an OpenStack tenant with a quota of 4 virtual CPUs, 4GB RAM,100GB of storage and two floating IP addresses, plus access to OpenStack APIs. It also comes with 24/7 support and a dozen tutorials to help developers get started. The online tutorials are based on Mirantis Training for OpenStack. Here are more details.