OpenStack Image Service provides a mechanism to remotely add an image that is stored at an externally accessible location. This allows for a convenient method of adding images we might want to use for our private cloud that has been uploaded to an external third-party server.
To begin with, ensure you are logged in to our Ubuntu client, where we can run the
glance tool. This can be installed using the following command:
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get -y install glance-client
Carry out the following steps to remotely store an image into OpenStack Image Service: