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.
- Log in to Clarity.
- Click Volumes and Snapshots in the left panel.
- Select the checkbox for the volume to attach from the list of volumes.
- Click Attach Volume on the toolbar seen above the list of volumes.
- Select the option for the instance to which you want to attach the selected volume.
- Click Attach Volume.
The volume is attached to the instance.