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Extending Kubernetes Application Backup and Mobility to the Edge with Kasten K10 V4.5

Extending Kubernetes Application Backup and Mobility to the Edge with Kasten K10 V4.5

Kubernetes is without a doubt the de facto platform for running both stateless and stateful applications in the cloud. Enterprises are becoming increasingly reliant on its ecosystem for business operations — cloud, development and IT operations teams must keep up with the rate of innovation happening on the platform. Read more →
CyberPeace Institute Replaces Open Source Backup Tool for Kasten K10

CyberPeace Institute Replaces Open Source Backup Tool for Kasten K10

When your organization is tasked with keeping cyberspace secure, you’d better have the right tools in place to make that happen. That’s what CyberPeace Institute discovered, as it built out its strategy to enhance the stability of cyberspace by decreasing the frequency, impact and scale of cyberattacks. Read more →
How to Set Up Alerts in Kasten K10 to Immediately Catch Failed Backups

How to Set Up Alerts in Kasten K10 to Immediately Catch Failed Backups

Backing up your Kubernetes applications is an essential part of the development process. When you run a backup, an import or a restore manually, the results are instantly available — you simply check your dashboard to see if the backup was successful or not. But when you run a backup operation as part of a daily policy, it’s not as transparent. Everything runs in the background while you’re completing other tasks. If anything goes wrong, you won’t know about it until later when you finally take the time to check your dashboard. While you may think everything worked the way it was supposed to, in reality, your application is not protected anymore! Read more →
10 Key Takeaways from Kubernetes Backup & Recovery For Dummies

10 Key Takeaways from Kubernetes Backup & Recovery For Dummies

In Kubernetes Backup & Recovery For Dummies, a free Kasten by Veeam special edition, author Steve Kaelble explores these challenges and explains why a cloud-native backup solution is the best choice for protecting data and applications in Kubernetes environments. The book covers the origin of Kubernetes and provides actionable steps for protecting data and applications in the evolving Kubernetes ecosystem. Read more →
6 Best Practices for Kubernetes Backup

6 Best Practices for Kubernetes Backup

The adoption of cloud-native development practices, particularly with Kubernetes, is rapidly accelerating as companies shift from last-gen tech to the far more reliable, scalable and portable environment that the cloud provides. Yet despite offering numerous advantages over on-premises systems, moving to the cloud can sometimes be a double-edged sword. Read more →
KubeCon is Here, and Kasten is Geared Up and Ready to Talk Kubernetes Backup & Recovery

KubeCon is Here, and Kasten is Geared Up and Ready to Talk Kubernetes Backup & Recovery

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe, a premier event for Kubernetes users, is just around the corner, and the folks at Kasten are gearing up, preparing content and keynotes that build upon the momentum of the past six years. KubeCon is a great way to learn what the Kubernetes and cloud native community is doing, share experiences, and connect with people who are on the same journey. Read more →
Kubernetes Ransomware Protection with Kasten K10 v4.0

Kubernetes Ransomware Protection with Kasten K10 v4.0

Kasten K10 has been recognized as the Kubernetes backup leader and the product of the year, amongst many other accolades. Now, as a part of Veeam, Kasten has further increased our pace of innovation, and today we’re introducing the industry’s first ransomware protection solution for Kubernetes with Kasten K10 version 4.0!  Let's dive under the hood to see why we are so excited about this announcement, and why Kasten is indispensable to scaling and protecting your Kubernetes deployments. Read more →
7 Reasons to Adopt a Kubernetes-Native Backup Solution

7 Reasons to Adopt a Kubernetes-Native Backup Solution

Organizations continue to make the shift to Kubernetes environments, but challenges involving stateful data backup remain.  According to a 2019 survey conducted by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), 78% of the respondents said they were using Kubernetes in some form, and 95% report they are using, evaluating or planning storage use in Kubernetes. Read more →
How to Backup and Restore MySQL on Scality RING using Kasten K10

How to Backup and Restore MySQL on Scality RING using Kasten K10

Thank you for joining me for my very first article on the Kasten K10 Blog! In this article I’ll demonstrate how to use Kasten K10 Data Management Platform to backup and restore a MySQL database on a Kubernetes cluster. We will perform the backup, and then restore using the Scality RING. Read more →