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Root-on-DRBD followup: Pre-production staging servers

In the Root-on-DRBD” Tech-Guide we showed how to cleanly get DRBD below the Root filesystem, how to use it, and a few advantages and disadvantages. Now, if there’s a complete, live, backup of a machine available, a few more use-cases become available; here we want to discuss testing upgrades of production servers.
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DRBDManage release 0.10

DRBDmanage has been replaced by LINSTOR!

To find out more about LINSTOR, check out the following blog articles:

  1. Cluster-wide management of replicated storage with LINSTOR
  2. The Technology inside LINSTOR (Part 1)
  3. The Technology inside LINSTOR (Part 2)
  4. How to setup LINSTOR on Proxmox VE

Thank you and have a good read!

 

As already announced in another blog post, we’re preparing a new tool to simplify DRBD administration. Now we’re publishing its first release! Read more

Backup ideas: using a double-stacked setup

Have you ever wanted to do a file based backup of your data without impacting
your application, and without stopping your HA replication? Here is one
possible method. Read more

Best Practice: Use Backup with your DRBD cluster!

We want to take an opportunity to explain LINBIT’s best practices in regards to DRBD and backup procedures.

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