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Kasten Gains Momentum as Demand for Reliable K8s Data Management Grows

Kasten Gains Momentum as Demand for Reliable K8s Data Management Grows

It’s 2022, and Kasten by Veeam is on a roll. As the leader in Kubernetes backup, disaster recovery and mobility, we experienced tremendous growth in 2021, with a 900% year-over-year increase in bookings. To meet demand, we’re building up our team and strengthening our community efforts, and that’s why we’ve increased our staff by 4X and added a number of new partnerships to our growing partner ecosystem. As a result, we are entering 2022 stronger than ever. Read more →
Why You Should Read Kubernetes Backup & Recovery For Dummies

Why You Should Read Kubernetes Backup & Recovery For Dummies

This Kasten by Veeam special edition of Kaelble’s book was written to help developers understand the importance of cloud native backup and recovery for Kubernetes environments... Read more →
Kubernetes Backup and Recovery with HPE and Kasten by Veeam

Kubernetes Backup and Recovery with HPE and Kasten by Veeam

This post was co-authored with Michael Mattsson, HPE Learn how to protect applications and persistent storage running on Kubernetes using the HPE CSI Driver for Kubernetes and Kasten K10 by Veeam®. The HPE CSI Driver for Kubernetes and Kasten K10 is a jointly supported data management solution, and it’s available immediately. Read more →
Kubernetes Multi-cluster and Multi-tenancy with Kasten K10 3.0

Kubernetes Multi-cluster and Multi-tenancy with Kasten K10 3.0

Kasten by Veeam has introduced multi-cluster support in K10 v3.0 that extends to multi-tenant environments. These capabilities have been introduced in direct response to tremendous customer demand and provide immense productivity advantages. This post takes a step back to explain why customers are using multiple clusters. The post then dives under the covers to explain the benefits provided with the novel approach Kasten K10 has taken to handle backup and disaster recovery in these growing Kubernetes multi-tenant and multi-cluster environments. Read more →
Kasten’s Next Chapter: Joining Forces with Veeam

Kasten’s Next Chapter: Joining Forces with Veeam

  I am very excited to announce the acquisition of Kasten by Veeam! As we begin the next chapter of our journey as an independent business unit within Veeam, we couldn’t be more excited to join forces with a company that we not only share philosophical alignment with, but an organization that has inspired us in many ways. Together, we will continue to advance the state of the art in modern data management and cement our lead in the space. Read more →
VMware & Kasten: Data Management for Kubernetes & Modern Applications

VMware & Kasten: Data Management for Kubernetes & Modern Applications

-- By Shobhan Lakkapragada, VMware and Gaurav Rishi, Kasten This post is based on a joint session by the authors at VMworld 2020 (HCI2540: Data Management for Kubernetes and Modern Applications on VMware). With Project Pacific, VMware has deeply integrated Kubernetes into vSphere to enable modern application development and operations. Kasten K10, purpose-built for Kubernetes, offers critical data management capabilities including application backup and mobility. Kasten, as a data management design partner for VMware, allows enterprise Ops teams to seamlessly protect their growing Kubernetes applications in this cloud-native era. Read more →
How to Backup and Restore PostgreSQL on Google Cloud Using Kasten K10

How to Backup and Restore PostgreSQL on Google Cloud Using Kasten K10

This post walks through how to use Kasten K10 to backup and restore PostgreSQL databases operating in a Kubernetes environment on the Google Cloud Platform. This blog assumes the use of Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE). GKE is a secured and managed Kubernetes service. As an enterprise-grade platform for containerized applications, it offers optimized GPU and TPU provisioning, integrated developer tools, and multi-cluster support from SREs. PostgreSQL (often referred to as Postgres), is an open source relational database, popular in the cloud-native community. Kasten’s K10 data management platform, is a secure software-only product that has been purpose-built for Kubernetes and provides operations teams an easy-to-use, scalable, and secure system for backup/restore, disaster recovery, and mobility of Kubernetes applications. Read more →
Demodern Streamlines Kubernetes Backup and Recovery Across Clouds

Demodern Streamlines Kubernetes Backup and Recovery Across Clouds

When you run IT for a high-end digital agency, your clients’ reputation and success is in your hands. Backup and disaster recovery are critical — but if you work in Kubernetes, there are challenges that can make that difficult. Unless, of course, you have a Kubernetes-native solution. That’s what Demodern found out when they implemented Kasten K10 data management platform purpose-built for Kubernetes.  Read more →
Backup and Restore for DigitalOcean Kubernetes Using Kasten K10

Backup and Restore for DigitalOcean Kubernetes Using Kasten K10

In this blog post, we will guide you step by step on how to use Kasten K10 to backup and restore MongoDB databases operating in a DigitalOcean managed Kubernetes environment. Read more →
PostgreSQL Backup and Restore on Amazon Web Services using Kasten K10

PostgreSQL Backup and Restore on Amazon Web Services using Kasten K10

In this blog post we will walk through how to use Kasten K10 to backup and restore PostgreSQL databases operating in a Kubernetes environment on AWS. This blog assumes the use of Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS).  Read more →