ibm cinder storwize svc #7

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Cinder is the block storage service for the Openstack project. This charm provides storwize/SVC storage backend for Cinder

Spectrum Scale Storage Backend for Cinder


This charm provides a Storwize/SVC storage backend for use with the Cinder charm; this allows a single Storwize/SVC storage to be associated with a single Cinder deployment, potentially alongside other storage backends from other vendors.

To use:

juju deploy cinder
juju deploy ibm-cinder-storwize-svc
juju add-relation ibm-cinder-storwize-svc cinder

To deploy this charm user should have access to the IBM Storwize/SVC storage system.


All the values in config.yaml file can be configured as shown below:

juju config ibm-cinder-storwize-svc volume-driver="drivername"
juju config ibm-cinder-storwize-svc volume-backend-name="volbackendName"
juju config ibm-cinder-storwize-svc san-ip="storagesystemip"
juju config ibm-cinder-storwize-svc san-login="useridtologinstoragesyatem"
juju config ibm-cinder-storwize-svc san-password="pwdtologinstoragesystem"
juju config ibm-cinder-storwize-svc storwize-svc-volpool-name="VolumepoolName"

To Remove the relation and application:

juju remove-relation cinder ibm-cinder-storwize-svc
juju remove-application ibm-cinder-storwize-svc
juju remove-application cinder

Known Limitations

This charm makes use of Juju features that are only available in version 2.0 or greater.

Contact Information

For issues with this charm, please contact IBM Juju Support Team


(string) This is the IP address of the storevize/SVC.
(string) This is the user id to login storevize/SVC.
(string) This is the password for storevize/SVC.
(string) Default pool name for volumes.
(string) This value is denotes the name of volume backend.
(string) This is used to wipe old volumes.
(string) This value is denotes the name of volume driver.