cinder vnx #6

  • By alai
  • stable, edge
Supports: trusty
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Description

Cinder is the block storage service for the Openstack project.
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This charm provides a VNX storage backend for Cinder


EMC VNX Storage Backend for Cinder

This charm provides a VNX storage backend for use with the Cinder
charm.

Configuration

The cinder-vnx charm has the following mandatory configuration.

  1. To access the VNX array:
    san_ip
    san_login
    san_password

  2. The auto registration feature is not available in Icehouse, user must provide the VNX direct driver source location to install auto registration packages.
    vnx_source
    vnx_source_key

This charm also provide configuration options for the following:
navicli_source
navicli_source_key
storage_vnx_pool_name
storage_vnx_authentication_type
default_timeout
destroy_empty_storage_group
initiator_auto_registration

Add this configuration in the config.yaml file before deploying the charm.

Usage

juju deploy cinder
juju deploy cinder-vnx
juju add-relation cinder-vnx cinder

Contact Information

Ashley Lai ashley.lai@canonical.com


Configuration

default_timeout
(int) timeout in minutes
10
destroy_empty_storage_group
(string) destroy empty storage setting
False
initiator_auto_registration
(string) auto registration setting
True
navicli_source
(string) source location to install navicli
ppa:james-page/partner-testing
navicli_source_key
(string) GPG key for navicli source
448413DC
san_ip
(string) IP address of the VNX array
10.245.0.50
san_login
(string) VNX user name
admin
san_password
(string) VNX user password
admin
storage_vnx_authentication_type
(string) valid values are global (default), local and ldap
global
storage_vnx_pool_name
(string) pool name
Pool_01_SAS