Attaching block storage to managed kubernetes

I would like to attach a block storage to my managed kubernetes cluster. But in the control panel when I select servers it only shows the kubernetes load balancer. Is this correct?

Looking at the docs, it shows the kubernetes config required but not how to create the block storage, or is the managed service smart enough to notice the kubernetes config and it does all the create+attach magic?

Thank you

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Bobby Iliev
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July 17, 2022
Accepted Answer

Hi there,

Yes, you can attach a block storage to your managed cluster by following the steps here:

Applying the following should be sufficient:

apiVersion: apps/v1
kind: StatefulSet
  name: my-csi-app-set
      app: mypod
  serviceName: "my-frontend"
  replicas: 1
        app: mypod
      - name: my-frontend
        image: busybox
        - sleep
        - infinity
        - mountPath: "/data"
          name: csi-pvc
  - metadata:
      name: csi-pvc
      - ReadWriteOnce
          storage: 5Gi
      storageClassName: do-block-storage

This will automatically create the block storage under your account.

Let me know how it goes!



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