Create a new AppStack.

About this task

When you create an AppStack, you only provide the name, storage, path, and description of the AppStack.

Procedure

  1. From the App Volumes Manager console, click Volumes > AppStack > Create AppStack.
  2. Enter the following information for the AppStack and click Create:

    Option

    Description

    Name

    A name that describes the type of applications contained in the AppStack.

    Storage

    Name of your default datastore.

    Path

    The path for the volume. The path to the apps_templates and writable_templates file on the datastore is created during the initial setup process. You can change the path to further sub-categorize volumes. For example: appvolumes/apps/your_folder..

    Template

    Select a template for the AppStack, usually in the form of a VMDK file.

    Description

    A short description of the AppStack, usually names of applications that the AppStack will contain.

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