Storage Services

Qalyptus Server allows you to save generated reports in folders but also in remote storage places like FTP.

In this section, we will see how to create a storage file services to use when creating destinations.

Create an FTP service

To create an FTP service, follow the steps below:

  1. Connect to Qalyptus Server.
  2. Go to Administration> System> Storage Service.
  3. Click Add a service
  4. Enter the information in the following fields:
    • Name: Enter the name of the service.
    • Description: Enter a description for the service (optional).
    • Default: Check this box to set this service as the default service.
    • Type: Choose FTP.
    • FTP server: Host name of your FTP server.
    • FTP username: Username of the FTP user.
    • FTP password: Password of the FTP user.
    • Passive Mode:  Check this box if you want to use passive mode.
    • Click Test Connection to verify access to the service.
    • Click Save.