Virter – cloud image virtual machines on your workstation

cloud image Virtual Machines on your workstation

Virtual machines on your workstation At LINBIT we like tools that are simple, convenient, and integrated. Managing virtual machines (VMs) for development and automated testing was a messy, complicated task. We did not have an appropriate tool for the job. So we created one. Virter is a tool that allows you to conveniently work with […]

Kubernetes High Availability for Stateful Workloads

LINBIT is a company with deep roots in Linux High Availability (HA). Because of this, LINBIT has some opinions on what HA is, and how it can be achieved. Kubernetes’ approach to HA generally involves sprawling many replicas of an application across many cluster nodes, therefore making it less impactful when a single node or […]

5 reasons why you should join the LINBIT Slack channel

Join our LINBIT Slack community

LINBIT has an excellent Slack community that can benefit you in many ways. Here are the top 5 reasons why you should join our community.   1. You learn as you go   By merely adding the channel to your Slack app, you are making a conscious effort to expand your knowledge. Just check on […]

OpenShift on IBM Z with LINBIT SDS

High-performance software-defined storage with full OpenShift integration, available on IBM Z OpenShift is RedHat’s enriched version of Kubernetes. An important building block for modern cloud applications. IBM’s Z platform is well known for its track record of being the hardware platform of choice for business critical applications for decades. The LinuxONE platform is optimized for […]

LINBIT partners with Western Digital to support storage demands of AI technologies

LINBIT has partnered with Western Digital

  LINBIT has partnered with Western Digital – a partnership that will see LINBIT’s LINSTOR® software support OpenFlex™ to run across Kubernetes environments to support artificial intelligence (AI) and other performance-hungry containerized applications. Details of the partnership include: Western Digital’s OpenFlex platform provides the storage tools and resources for organizations taking a truly disaggregated approach […]

The reasons behind LINSTOR Days – Short Interview

The reasons behind LINSTOR Days – Short Video Brian, LINBIT’s COO, and Genadiy, from LINBIT communications, talk about the origin of our SDS event LINSTOR Days! Brian then is also addressing our Kubernetes operator and what is next in store for LINBIT in the future.  Video Transcript What is your position in LINBIT at the […]

LINBIT Announces Partnership with Trilio for Cloud Backup of Kubernetes Applications and Related Storage Volumes

LINBIT Trilio Partnership LINSTOR Kubernetes

TrilioVault adds highly sophisticated data protection capabilities and improves operating efficiency for customers of LINSTOR with Kubernetes LINBIT has finalized an agreement to partner with Trilio to provide application-level disaster recovery using TrilioVault for Kubernetes (TVK), the leading cloud-native backup software for Kubernetes (K8s) environments.  With this validated solution, LINSTOR users can fully restore — […]

How SDS Platforms can reduce your capital and operational expenditures significantly

Software-defined storage industry – present and future Hardware-defined storage solutions are slowly becoming obsolete. The data is crystal clear: the future belongs to the software-defined storage (SDS). The Software-defined storage controller software or SDS-CS is a crucial part of the SDS environment. It’s responsible for most of the critical tasks, such as abstraction, orchestration, protection, […]

LINBIT Announces LINBIT VSAN  

VSAN GUI Press Release

The innovative storage platform, that combines both flexibility and performance. Vienna, July 20, LINBIT® ,  The company behind open source DRBD® data replication software and LINSTOR® software-defined storage (SDS), developed LINBIT VSAN. The new platform provides ease of installation for hyper convergence infrastructure (HCI), while offering data locality & replication for hypervisors. By offering high-performance […]

Tutorial: How to Integrate MinIO with LINSTOR to Distribute Data on Kubernetes

While LINBIT’s LINSTOR is on the way to becoming an industry standard as software defined block storage. MinIO stands out as the number one product in the object storage world. LINBIT has been working on an integration with MinIO for a long time and has infrastructures that can be used safely in business solutions. The […]