Live Migration to OpenStack

Migration to OpenStack and OpenStack-based platforms with a fully-automated product

The distinguished OpenStack cloud migration solution

Hystax provides the only solution for live cloud OpenStack migrations that supports all modern source platforms. Deploy the software with a few clicks and perform cloud migration to OpenStack in a simple and straightforward way.
Cloud migration to OpenStack

Step by step guide on how to upgrade Red Hat OpenStack

Migration from bare metal to any cloud

Migrate from bare metal & any cloud

The only solution to migrate even the most complex workloads from any source platform including bare metal. Simple deployment of migrated infrastructure is guaranteed without dependency on a source platform.

No data loss and downtime during cloud migration and DR

No data loss and downtime

Hystax provides customers with  enterprise-grade and reliable cloud migration. A fully-automated migration process, with external and internal live replication, prevents data loss and allows executing final cutover without production stoppage.

MSP-focused private deployments

MSP-focused multi-tenancy private deployments

Hystax Acura enables our partners to manage all cloud migration projects of their customers simultaneously and easily with a single pane of glass.   

Unlimited number of test migrations

Unlimited number of test migrations

Test migrations are the initial piece of a cloud migration strategy. Offering an unlimited number of test migrations to the target environment allows users to build confidence before a final cutover and avoid any downtime.

flexible pre-created migration plans

Flexible migration plans & orchestration

Automated orchestration, predesigned cloud migration plans allow IT specialists to launch applications in a predefined order to ensure data integrity, avoid downtime and save time. 

Dashboard and reports for MSPs

MSP dashboard and reports

A sophisticated MSP dashboard allows you to perform various cloud migration projects of different customers in a common interface and generate reports for full process transparency.

Why Companies Use Hystax to Migrate to OpenStack

We fully support OpenStack and all OpenStack distributions

Hystax Acura is fully isolated and conforms with enterprise security standards. Software is application and OS agnostic, agentless, fast, and ensures zero downtime during OpenStack migrations. We support all source platforms to make cloud migration a seamless and smooth process.

We can help you build modern multi-cloud infrastructure based on the following platforms: AWS, MS Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Alibaba Cloud, VMware, KVM, etc.

cloud migration support schemes openstack

Migrate All Applications to OpenStack

VMware to OpenStack

A simple way to take VMware deployment to any OpenStack based platform without performance impact or complexities arising from large-scale server migrations. Deploy VMware agents to do real-time syncs, a create migration plans and make a new site primary after running test migrations.

On-premise to OpenStack

Migrate workloads to OpenStack without rebuilding servers, as Hystax provides cloud migration technology to migrate all machines to a cloud without reinstalling applications on cloud instance. We offer enterprise-grade consistent replication from any source platform.

Between OpenStack distributions

Hystax supports all popular OpenStack distributions: Red Hat OpenStack, Ubuntu OpenStack, RackSpace Openstack, etc. Hystax Acura is a sustainable solution to achieve zero downtime during the OpenStack migration process.

OpenStack Cloud Migration in 5 Easy Steps


Start replication


Store data​


Automate orchestration


Spin up test migrations


Run final cutover

Start replication

Start background replication of business applications, machines data and metadata without any performance impact

Store data

All the data is stored in a cloud native format using volumes and snapshots of a target cloud

Automate orchestration

Automated orchestration launches fully operational business applications on target OpenStack

Spin up test migrations

Run an unlimited number of tests in an isolated VPC, run a set of functional and performance tests without performance impact

Final migration or cutover

Final migration or cutover within a small and predictable maintenance window

What’s New?

End-to-end Demo (OpenStack)

An overview of all stages of migration process, from download of replication agent to a final migration

Cloud Migration Strategy: Step by Step Guide

Best practices of secure and fast cloud migration from any source platform

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