LINBIT Celebrates One Millionth Download of DRBD Open Source High Availability Software with “I’m Highly Available” Challenge

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LINBIT Celebrates One Millionth Download of DRBD Open Source High Availability Software with “I’m Highly Available” Challenge Merges LINBIT.com and DRBD.org sites to Streamline Customer Experience   Beaverton, OR, March 28, 2017– LINBIT, the de-facto standard in Open Source High Availability (HA) software announced today that the DRBD software has been downloaded for the one […]

Competitive Enterprise Storage Solution based on DRBD

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LINBIT®: It doesn’t always have to be SAN Storage Area Network (SAN) isthe magic word for safe storage solutions. However, as SANs are based on Fibre Channel (FC) hardware, they usually are expensive due to the need of special hardware and switch components as well as fibre channel cables. LINBIT, the Viennese technology leader in […]

LINBIT Partners with Thirdware to tackle Japanese Market

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Japanese Linux pioneer Thirdware, Inc assumes DRBD® Certified Partner status As a DRBD Certified Partner, Thirdware provides full support for DRBD and DRBD+ for the Japanese market. Thirdware has also provided a Japanese translation of the DRBD project’s community web site (http://www.drbd.org), available at http://www.drbd.jp. Gerhard Sternath, LINBIT CEO/CFO commented, “we’ve known ThirdWare for quite […]

Linus Torvalds Accepts DRBD into Linux Kernel

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Linux Head Developer Knights Leading HA Storage SolutionLinus Torvalds, lead developer of the Linux kernel community, has merged DRBD®, an open source data replication solution, into Linux as a fully supported component. After exactly 10 years of ongoing development work – software developer Phil Reisner wrote the first line of code on December 8, 1999 […]

LINBIT Enhances Red Hat Enterprise Linux with Full DRBD Support

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LINBIT brings leading open source storage replication to most popular Linux platform!Open source high availability powerhouse LINBIT announced full DRBD® support on the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) operating system platform this morning. This enhances the world’s most widely deployed Linux server platform with the industry’s premier storage replication facility — all in a 100% […]

LINBIT launches new version of high availability solution DRBD: DRBD9

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For more than a decade DRBD® by LINBIT has been the expert for high availability of data and services. Major cloud solutions providers, data centre operators, specialised service providers and industrial companies employ the open source software worldwide to ensure high availability and to implement disaster recovery. LINBIT now provides the community with a DRBD9 […]

Combine GFS2 with DRBD

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Cluster filesystems like GFS2 has gained a lot popularity lately. Higher Performance. Scalability. Fault tolerance. These features sound like heaven for any system architect. But they should be used with caution, because they add another layer of complexity to the cluster environment, which one should know to handle properly. Phil Reisner, author of DRBD, points […]

LINBIT Implements Open Source Virtualization for the Felder Group

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Felder, the international woodwork machinery specialists for the industrial, retail and private sectors, favors open source software for its IT services. LINBIT, Austria’s largest Linux service provider, supported Felder in designing a virtualization solution based on Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization. Felder is very satisfied with the performance of the Red Hat based solution. Felder believes […]

Nagios World Conference

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Avoiding downtime using Linux High Availability LINBIT® @ NAGIOS WORLD CONFERENCE OCTOBER 13 – 16 Saint Paul, Minnesota Presenting: “Avoiding Downtime Using Linux High Availability” is LINBIT’s Jeremy Rust This broad presentation is designed to be accessible to a wide audience and provide a overview of High availability using DRBD® and Nagios Software. LINBIT® and […]