You can import images in the VMware Integrated OpenStack dashboard.
The following image formats are supported:
- Log in to the VMware Integrated OpenStack dashboard as a cloud administrator and select the
adminproject from the drop-down menu in the title bar.
- Select Create Image. and click
- Configure the image.
Enter a name for the image.
Enter a description for the new image.
Select the image file.
Select ISO or VMDK.
For images in other formats, including OVA, RAW, QCOW2, VDI, or VHD, select VMDK as the disk format.
Disk Adapter Type
For VMDK images, select the adapter type.
Minimum Disk (GB)
Specify the minimum disk size for the image in gigabytes.
Minimum RAM (GB)
Specify the minimum RAM for the image in gigabytes.
Select Public to make the image available to all tenants or Private to make the image available only to the current tenant.
Select Yes to prevent the image from being deleted.
- (Optional) Click Next and configure metadata for the image.
- Click Create Image.
What to do next
You can create OpenStack instances using the imported image.