Block Storage Backup Guide

Red Hat OpenStack Platform 15

Understanding, using, and managing the Block Storage backup service in OpenStack

OpenStack Documentation Team

Abstract

This document describes how to deploy the OpenStack Block Storage Backup Service. The instructions herein are specific to an overcloud deployment. The OpenStack director can configure Red Hat Ceph Storage, NFS, and Object Storage (swift) as back ends. Google Cloud Storage can also be configured as a backup back end.