This is the third in a series of short tutorials showing how to perform common cloud operations tasks in Mirantis OpenStack Express 2.0 – Mirantis’ “Private Cloud as a Service”
In our last tutorial, we learned how to launch a VM instance from a boot image. Now, we’ll start examining how Mirantis OpenStack Express 2.0 lets us manage block storage for VMs. By managing storage volumes and instances separately, we can create reusable building blocks for applications. In this segment, we’ll create a block storage volume.