LINBIT Introduces Container-Native Storage for Enterprise Applications

New Open-Source Software-Defined Storage Available for Kubernetes and OpenShift Environments. “LINSTOR is designed to be container-native while consolidating storage and data management which saves time and money for IT departments,” said Brian Hellman, COO of LINBIT. LINBIT, the de facto standard in open source High Availability (HA), Disaster Recovery (DR), Software-Defined Storage (SDS), and the […]

Split Brain? Never Again! A New Solution for an Old Problem: DRBD Quorum

While attending OpenStack Summit in Atlanta, I sat in a talk about the difficulties of implementing High Availability (HA) clusters. At one point, the speaker presented a picture of a split-brain, discussed the challenges in resolving them, and implementing STONITH in certain environments. As many of you know, “split-brain” is a condition that can happen […]

LINBIT’s DRBD ships with integration to VCS

The LINBIT DRBD software has been updated with an integration for Veritas Infoscale Availability (VIA). VIA, formerly known as Veritas Cluster Server (VCS), is a proprietary cluster manager for building highly available clusters on Linux. Examples of application cluster capabilities are Network File Sharing databases or e-commerce websites. VCS solves the same problem as the […]