1.3. Image Builder output formats

Image Builder can create images in multiple output formats shown in the following table.

Table 1.1. Image Builder output formats

Description CLI name file extension
QEMU QCOW2 Image qcow2 .qcow2
Ext4 File System Image 80 .qcow2
Raw Partitioned Disk Image partitioned-disk .img
Live Bootable ISO live-iso .iso
TAR Archive tar .tar
Amazon Machine Image Disk ami .ami
VMware Virtual Machine Disk vmdk .vmdk
Openstack openstack .qcow2