To modify a storage volume in public cloud:
Modify a storage volume in Azure
The name of the volume
A description of the volume
Enter the volume size. You are allowed to increase the size of the volume only. After you change the size, remember to enlarge the partitions and file system.
In public cloud, the platform does not apply the controller type
In public cloud, the platform does not apply the controller
|Bootable||In public cloud, the platform does not apply the bootable flag|
|Encrypted||In AWS the platform supports encrypted EBS volumes. You can select the option to use encryption when you create a volume.|
Using Expanded Disks
Expanding a disk can damage the data or operating system installed on the disk. You may need to apply additional operating system tools or processes before you can use an expanded disk, for example, resizing partitions and filesystems.
After resizing a disk, remember to resize the partitions and filesystems. For example, with the Linux ext3 filesystem, you can execute the following commands when logged into a shell on the VM: