F5® OpenStack LBaaSv1 Plugin

Build Status


This site hosts the documentation for the F5® OpenStack OpenStack Neutron LBaaSv1 plugin and agent, used to deploy F5® BIG-IP® services in OpenStack. You can access the source code and download release packages at F5Networks/f5-openstack-lbaasv1.

Releases and Versions

The F5® OpenStack LBaaSv1 v 1.0.14 plugin supports the OpenStack Icehouse - Kilo releases. See F5® OpenStack Releases and Support Matrix for information about the LBaaSv1 plugin, BIG-IP®, and OpenStack release compatibility.

Quick Start


You can download a release package directly from GitHub using curl or wget. Then, un-tar the package into the location of your choice.


# curl -L -O https://github.com/F5Networks/f5-openstack-lbaasv1/releases/download/1.0.14final/f5-lbaasv1_1.0.14final.tgz
# tar -xf f5-lbaasv1_1.0.14final.tgz



  1. Install the F5® BIG-IP® common libraries.

    # dpkg -i build/deb_dist/f5-bigip-common_1.0.14-final_all.deb
  2. Install the plugin driver.

    # dpkg -i build/deb_dist/f5-lbaas-driver_1.0.14-final_all.deb
  3. Install the plugin agent.

    # dpkg -i build/deb_dist/f5-bigip-lbaas-agent_1.0.14-final_all.deb


  1. Install the F5® BIG-IP® common libraries.

    # rpm -i build/el7/f5-bigip-common_1.0.14-final.noarch.el7.rpm
  2. Install the plugin driver.

    # rpm -i build/el7/f5-lbaas-driver-1.0.14-final.noarch.el7.rpm
  3. Install the agent.

    # rpm -i build/el7/f5-bigip-lbaas-agent-1.0.14-final.noarch.el7.rpm


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Contributor License Agreement

Individuals or business entities who contribute to this project must have completed and submitted the F5 Contributor License Agreement to Openstack_CLA@f5.com prior to their code submission being included in this project.