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XCP-ng and LINBIT alliance

XCP-ng recently shared a post about the XCP-ng and LINBIT alliance, and now we’d like to share that with you! Here’s what they had to say. XOSTOR is one of the most anticipated products by our users. It’s been too long since we’ve filled you in on the progress of XOSTOR. So we thought “now […]

LINBIT Company Profile on StorageNewsletter.com

The LINBIT® company profile was recently featured on StorageNewsletter.com. After sharing key information, the post goes on to highlight the founders and key executives before sharing the following text about the technology: “The generic Ethernet is strong enough to carry storage workloads these days. The general-purpose CPUs and the Linux kernel which hosts the workloads […]

Interview with Philipp Reisner, CEO & Founder, LINBIT

LINBIT®, a reference in Linux HA and data replication, recently participated in the IT Press Tour in Lisbon, Portugal, and it was the perfect opportunity to learn more about the standard in protection for production data. The French Storage Podcast made this interview with Philipp Reisner, CEO and founder, a story he started more than 20 years ago […]

LINBIT Pushes DRBD-Based Software as SAN Replacement

Savvy Linux users can provide SAN services to physical, virtual and containerized applications without buying a SAN product, by using LINBIT® open-source software based on DRBD®, which is included in the Linux distribution. LINBIT provides support for DRBD in a similar way to how Red Hat supports its Linux distro and has four downloadable products on […]

Data Replication for Linux

It is not widely known, but Linux has many memory features in the operating system that are powerful out of the box. The Viennese start-up LINBIT® has now bundled these into a complete storage package with data replication and high availability. LINBIT accelerates enterprise needs for high availability and software-defined storage by transforming common commodity […]

‘Seeking New Partners’, Say Data Management Vendors

The IT Press Tour in Lisbon took place last week, to offer data management and storage vendors a shop window for their emerging business and channel strategies. IT Europa attended the event and has separately and already reported on those strategies from three different vendors. Here’s a round-up of three other vendor participants at the […]

LINBIT, The Reference in Linux Data Protection

LINBIT®, the reference in Linux data protection, joined the recent 47th IT Press Tour organized in Lisbon, Portugal. It was the opportunity to get an update about DRBD®, the famous Distributed Replicated Block Device engine, directly from the CEO and founder of LINBIT, Philipp Reisner, who started this project during his studies more than 20 years ago. Since then, the […]


LINBIT® recently posted a free AMI in the AWS Marketplace based on the latest Ubuntu LTS release and preconfigured with LINBIT’s Ubuntu Personal Package Archive (PPA) and with LINBIT’s packages preinstalled. You will receive the latest Ubuntu LTS with the following LINBIT software preinstalled: DRBD enables AWS users to replicate block storage (EBS volumes) across […]

Jenkins High Availability & Disaster Recovery on AWS

We often hear from customers about their challenges architecting Jenkins for scale and high availability (HA). Jenkins was originally built as a continuous integration (CI) system to test software before it was committed to a repository. Since its beginning, Jenkins has grown out of necessity versus grand master plan. Developers who extended Jenkins favored speed of creating […]