What is Cinder?

OpenStack provides Block Storage called Cinder, which is a persistent block-level storage devices for use with OpenStack compute instances.




The block storage system manages the creation, attaching and detaching of the block devices to servers.

Storage Platforms

In addition to local Linux server storage, it can use variety of storage platforms.

Block Storage

Block storage is appropriate for performance sensitive scenarios such as database storage, expandable file systems, or providing a server with access to raw block level storage

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How Vital Labs can help?

Vital Labs can help in requirement analysis, feasibility study, design, implement and testing.

How it works?

  • Block storage volumes are fully integrated into OpenStack Compute and the Dashboard allowing for cloud users to manage their own storage needs.
  • Snapshot management provides powerful functionality for backing up data stored on block storage volumes.
  • Snapshots can be restored or used to create a new block storage volume.