Concepts

Volume Snapshot Feature

The Volume Snapshot feature was introduced in alpha (v1alpha1) in Kubernetes 1.13 and then moved to beta (v1beta1) in Kubernetes 1.17 and generally available (v1) in Kubernetes version >=1.20.

In order to use Volume Snapshots, ensure the following components with appropriate versions have been deployed to your cluster:

  • Kubernetes Volume Snapshot CRDs
  • Volume Snapshot Controller