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Volumes

What are Cloud Volumes?

It is a feature for fast (SSD based), flexible, and cost-effective networked block storage which you can attach to your Cloud server as Volumes.

How to access Volumes info dashboard?

1- Login to Client Portal

2- Navigate to my services, in this case it is your VPS server.

3- Click manage services located at bottom right:

manage services

4- Scroll down to Volume info dashboard:

Volume info

How to rename a Volumes?

1- While in Volume info dashboard click the Volume rename button:

Volume rename button

2- A window will appear – enter Volume name and click confirm:

Volume name

How to enable Volume protection?

1- While in Volume info dashboard click the Volume Protection button:

volume-protection

2- A window will appear – click confirm:

volume-protection-confirm

 

How data is stored in Volumes?

We store every block of data on three different physical servers (triple replication).

Can I attach extra Volumes to my server?

You can mount up to 16 volumes on each of your Websiteroof Cloud servers. Please note that you can only attach a volume to one server at a time.

To attach a Volume:

1- Please contact us via our support ticket system with subject: attach volume.

2- Include the following info in your ticket:

  • Server name
  • Volume name
  • Desired space – 10GB min to 1TB max
  •  filesystem –

Please note: the Volume attach function will be available as an add on for all our VPS packages in future

Can I resize Volumes?

You can increase a volume up to 1 TB. You can only enlarge your volume, not reduce it; you also must manually enlarge the server’s file system e.g. with a tool like “resize2fs”.

To resize a Volume:

1- Please contact us via our support ticket system with subject: resize volume.

2- Include the following info in your ticket:

  • Server name
  • Volume name
  • Desired space to resize

Please note: the Volume resize function will be available as an add on for all our VPS packages in future

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