Replicating storage volumes on Scaleway ARM with LINSTOR

I’ve been using Scaleway for a while as a platform to spin-up both personal and work machines, mainly because they’re good value and easy to use. Scaleway offers a wide selection of Aarch64 and x86 machines at various price points, however none of these VMs are replicated – not even with RAID at the hardware […]

A Highly Available LINSTOR Controller for Proxmox

THIS INFORMATION IS OUT OF DATE. READ THE UP TO DATE INFORMATION IN THE USER’S GUIDE For the High Availability setup we describe in this blog post, we assume that you installed LINSTOR and the Proxmox Plugin as described in the Proxmox section of the users guide or our blog post. The idea is to […]

LINBIT Supports High Availability for Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services Users

Proven Open-Source High Availability For Leading Cloud Platforms Beaverton, OR, August 14, 2018 – LINBIT, the pioneer in open source High Availability (HA), Disaster Recovery (DR) and Software-Defined Storage (SDS), today announced the general availability of LINBIT HA software on Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elastic Cloud 2 (EC2). Protecting block data and […]

The advantage of separate control and data planes

Many storage systems have a monolithic design that combines the control plane and the data plane into a single application and a single protocol, but LINBIT’s more modular solution comes with a number of advantages. What is a control plane or a data plane? The most important task that any storage system must perform is providing […]