OpenStack Newton is here, and with it - a new IBM Storage Driver (1.8.0) to support this release. In addition to the Newton support, version 1.8.0 brings the following enhancements:
- Support for asynchronous mirroring with Spectrum Accelerate Family storage systems. These storage systems include: XIV, IBM Spectrum Accelerate, IBM FlashSystem A9000 and IBM FlashSystem A9000R.
- Adoption of image-volume caching on Spectrum Accelerate Family storage systems.
- Fixes and improvements in the implementation of the OpenStack volume replication.
Download the new release from IBM Fix Central:
- IBM FlashSystem A9000
- IBM FlashSystem A9000R
- XIV Storage System
- IBM Spectrum Accelerate
- IBM DS8870
- IBM DS8880
Install and enjoy!