Server manager uses CINDER API to discover the block storage services components.
Logical volume discovery and monitoring via VMWare Integrated OpenStack.
The Server Manager:
- Discovers all logical volumes associated with virtual machines.
- Displays the relationship of logical volume with tenant, virtual machines, and ScsiLun.
- Monitors the logical volume status by periodically polling the CINDER API in VIOpenStack.
- Generates notifications and provide impact analysis when a logical volume is down.