# Intro

opa-stack is composed of multiple parts, where the most interesting part is the api The api is the heart! See what it is build of here There are other components as well, but they are mostly just support for the api.

opa-stack isn't just something you deploy and it's ready to use. It's a stack to build your own stuff on, but with it, a lot of batteries. 😃

To read more generic info about the project. Like project-goals, see the more-info page.

# Getting started

The easiest way to get started is reading some of the guides. They are good examples for different use-cases. After some skimming through the content, then read more about the api.. Specially the plugin-system, as it will go into more details how it all fits together.