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Backup and migrate Kubernetes resources and persistent volumes
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What is Velero?

It is an open source tool to safely backup and restore, perform disaster recovery, and migrate Kubernetes cluster resources and persistent volumes.
Velero is a tool in the Container Tools category of a tech stack.
Velero is an open source tool with 4.2K GitHub stars and 673 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Velero's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Velero?


Velero Integrations

Velero's Features

  • Take backups of your cluster and restore in case of loss
  • Migrate cluster resources to other clusters
  • Replicate your production cluster to development and testing clusters

Velero Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Velero?
Kubernetes is an open source orchestration system for Docker containers. It handles scheduling onto nodes in a compute cluster and actively manages workloads to ensure that their state matches the users declared intentions.
Docker Compose
With Compose, you define a multi-container application in a single file, then spin your application up in a single command which does everything that needs to be done to get it running.
Rancher is an open source container management platform that includes full distributions of Kubernetes, Apache Mesos and Docker Swarm, and makes it simple to operate container clusters on any cloud or infrastructure platform.
Helm is the best way to find, share, and use software built for Kubernetes.
Docker Swarm
Swarm serves the standard Docker API, so any tool which already communicates with a Docker daemon can use Swarm to transparently scale to multiple hosts: Dokku, Compose, Krane, Deis, DockerUI, Shipyard, Drone, Jenkins... and, of course, the Docker client itself.
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Velero's Followers
3 developers follow Velero to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Ramin Hakimi
Mark Mooney
John Alton