Storage > Block Storage > Release Notes

August 29, 2023

  • Added a high-performance block storage type (Performance Optimized SSD).
  • Changed words such as volume and disk to Block Storage.

May 30, 2023

  • Added the encrypted block storage type.

March 28, 2023

  • Changed API endpoint

September 27, 2022

Feature Updates

  • Added a process to check snapshot integrity when running Create Block Storage from a Snapshot.

March 29, 2022

Added Features

  • Added the inter-region replication feature.

May 26, 2020

  • Released Public API v2, which is compatible with Openstack API.

March 24, 2020

Feature Updates

  • Increased the maximum size of block storage creation from 1TB to 2TB.

November 26, 2019

Added Features

  • Default disk is displayed on the list of block storages.

January 29, 2019

Added Features

  • Updated not to select snapshots as the origin, when a block storage is created
  • Updated to choose availability zone and block type, when a block storage is created with snapshots

September 21, 2017

Added Features

  • Added Public APIs
    • Block Storage, as well as Object Storage, could be enabled via APIs.
    • Only limited features are available at the moment, but more features are to be included by adding more APIs in the near future.
    • See API Guide for Block Storage.

July 20, 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed infrequent bugs in which creating a block storage was incomplete.

January 19, 2017

Feature Updates

  • Specify for the management of block storage attachement that a block storage could be attached to instances only when they belong to a same zone.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed infrequent failures of creating a block storage with snapshots.