Attach Volume

You can attach a volume to an instance for persistent block storage such as databases. The attached volume retains the data from the instance even after the instance is destroyed. You can attach a volume to one instance at a given time.

You must be a self-service user or an administrator to perform this operation.

To attach a volume to an instance, follow the steps given below.

  1. Log in to Clarity.
  2. Click Volumes and Snapshots in the left panel.
  3. Select the checkbox for the volume to attach from the list of volumes. Attach Volume
  4. Click Attach Volume on the toolbar seen above the list of volumes.
  5. Select the option for the instance to which you want to attach the selected volume.
  6. Click Attach Volume.

The volume is attached to the instance.