OpenShift Commons Briefing: Data Protection and Disaster Recovery Solutions with Venkat Kolli (Red Hat)
February 25, 2020 | by
As more and more business critical applications move to OpenShift platform, it is important to start thinking about how to protect these applications and application data.
In this briefing, Red Hat’s Venkat Kolli walks through the different failure scenarios that will be impacting application availability in OpenShift and the different Backup & Disaster Recovery (DR) solutions that are designed to protect your OpenShift applications against these failures. While the traditional Backup & DR solutions have existed a while in Enterprise DataCenters, these solutions need to evolve to address the needs of the new container infrastructure. We will explore the differences between traditional approaches to backup & DR and the changes in approach required for OpenShift infrastructure.
Introduction In a prior blog post, we illustrated some best practices on which metrics to use when monitoring applications. We used the same metrics to construct dashboards and predict when something ...