With snapshots, you can create new images from running instances.

You can create a snapshot of an instance directly from the Instances page.

1

Log in to the VMware Integrated OpenStack dashboard as a cloud administrator.

2

Select the admin project from the drop-down menu in the title bar.

3

Select Admin > System Panel > Instances.

4

In the Actions column, click Create Snapshot.

The snapshot appears on the Images & Snapshots page.