OpenShift blog

    May 18, 2020

    OpenShift Container Storage and the Operator Pattern

    Operators are becoming an increasingly popular method of implementing application maintenance in Kubernetes, and are the basis for all management operations in the OpenShift Container Platform. Many ...

    Jose A. Rivera

    May 15, 2020

    Application Development Agility with Persistent Storage

        Earlier this year, writing in The New Stack, I argued that industry-wide moves toward strategic software development — over operational and transactional approaches — place DevOps teams in a new, ...

    Michael St-Jean

    May 14, 2020

    OpenShift Container Storage: Why Ceph?

    One of my jobs as a Senior Principal Software Engineer is to answer questions from customers at events. At events like KubeCon, I know a lot of those questions are going to be about one thing: Ceph ...

    Sébastien Han

    April 30, 2020

    Using local disks on VMware with OpenShift Container Storage

    With the arrival of Openshift Container Storage version 4.3 - using local disks on AWS, VMware and bare metal is being released as a tech-preview feature. This means that this feature is available ...

    Christopher Blum

    April 28, 2020

    Deploying OpenShift Container Storage using Local Devices

    Overview Building high performance storage services for OpenShift requires taking a holistic look at the overall architecture of the software defined storage stack. Eliminating unnecessary layers can ...

    Annette Clewett, Kyle Bader

    April 27, 2020

    Leveraging local NVMe disks for OpenShift Container Storage on VMware

    This blog explains how to leverage local NVMe disks that are present on the vsphere hypervisors inside of OCS. The disks will be directly forwarded to the VMs to keep the latency low. This feature is ...

    Christopher Blum

    April 24, 2020

    Workload Characterization: OpenShift Registry with OpenShift Container Storage

    Application introduction The purpose of an image-registry is to serve and store container images. A container image is a basic requirement for running containers within pods. For this reason, it is ...

    Marcel Hergaarden

    April 23, 2020

    Workload Characterization: OpenShift Metrics with OpenShift Container Storage

    Application Introduction Prometheus is a free software application used for event monitoring and alerting. It records real-time metrics in a time series database built using a HTTP pull model, with ...

    Christopher Blum

    April 22, 2020

    Workload Characterization: OpenShift Cluster Logging with OpenShift Container Storage

    Application Introduction OpenShift Container Platform (OCP) cluster administrators can deploy cluster logging using a few CLI commands and the OCP web console to install the Elasticsearch Operator ...

    Karan Singh

    April 15, 2020

    OpenShift Container Storage 4.3: Bringing dynamic storage to the cloud

    Running your applications in the cloud isn’t just a simple act of building software as has always been done. Just as with moving from traditional to functional programming models and languages, ...

    Karena Angell

    March 19, 2020

    OpenShift Commons Briefing: Workload Consistency During Ceph Updates and Adding New Storage Devices with Red Hat’s Sagy Volkov

    This is the second briefing of the “All Things Data” series of OpenShift Commons briefings. Future briefings are Tuesdays at 8:00am PST, so reach out with any topics you’re interested in and remember ...

    Karena Angell

    March 13, 2020

    OpenShift Commons Briefing: Automate and Scale Your Data Pipelines the Cloud Native Way with Guillaume Moutier (Red Hat)

    In this briefing, Guillaume Moutier, Senior Principal Technical Evangelist at Red Hat, gives an overview on building automated and scalable data pipelines in the cloud leveraging Ceph notifications, ...

    Diane Mueller