What is OpenEBS?
OpenEBS allows you to treat your persistent workload containers, such as DBs on containers, just like other containers. OpenEBS itself is deployed as just another container on your host.
OpenEBS is a tool in the Cloud Storage category of a tech stack.
OpenEBS is an open source tool with 5.7K GitHub stars and 624 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to OpenEBS's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses OpenEBS?
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Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Kubernetes, Amazon VPC, and Rancher are some of the popular tools that integrate with OpenEBS. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with OpenEBS.
Why developers like OpenEBS?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use OpenEBS
- Open source
- Block Storage
- dynamic and static PV/PVC provisioning
- CSI Support
- raw block devices
- volume grow
- volume shrink
- multiple file system choices
- DR with S3 backup and restore
- data persistency across nodes
- synchronization of data across cloud availability zones
- supported stacks includes OpenShift
- IBM Cloud Private
- Giant Swarm
- Google Cloud
- Digital Ocean
OpenEBS Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to OpenEBS?
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Amazon Simple Storage Service provides a fully redundant data storage infrastructure for storing and retrieving any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web
Google Cloud Storage
Google Cloud Storage allows world-wide storing and retrieval of any amount of data and at any time. It provides a simple programming interface which enables developers to take advantage of Google's own reliable and fast networking infrastructure to perform data operations in a secure and cost effective manner. If expansion needs arise, developers can benefit from the scalability provided by Google's infrastructure.
Amazon EBS volumes are network-attached, and persist independently from the life of an instance. Amazon EBS provides highly available, highly reliable, predictable storage volumes that can be attached to a running Amazon EC2 instance and exposed as a device within the instance. Amazon EBS is particularly suited for applications that require a database, file system, or access to raw block level storage.
Azure Storage provides the flexibility to store and retrieve large amounts of unstructured data, such as documents and media files with Azure Blobs; structured nosql based data with Azure Tables; reliable messages with Azure Queues, and use SMB based Azure Files for migrating on-premises applications to the cloud.
Minio is an object storage server compatible with Amazon S3 and licensed under Apache 2.0 License