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How to Protect Cloud Native Application Data with Kasten K10 and Nutanix Karbon

How to Protect Cloud Native Application Data with Kasten K10 and Nutanix Karbon

By Christophe Jauffret and Michael Courcy This article offers a step-by-step guide on how to configure and use Kasten K10 for data management for cloud native applications running on Karbon Kubernetes clusters. As Kubernetes users look for ways to rapidly configure and deploy Kubernetes clusters as they progress in their cloud native journeys, Nutanix and Kasten by Veeam are working together to make this possible. Used together, Nutanix Karbon and Kasten K10 simplify and streamline data protection in Kubernetes with an integrated, cloud-native solution. Read more →
How to Install Kasten K10 on OpenShift

How to Install Kasten K10 on OpenShift

The Kasten K10 by Veeam Data Management Platform has a strong integration with OpenShift on many aspects. Among them are security of the containers, authentication, multi-tenancy/RBAC, and support for different storage providers.  OpenShift and Kasten K10 are both very adaptable products that can be installed in various conditions ranging from air-gapped on-premise infrastructure to full-public cloud deployments. With several different combinations available, this article provides best practices and our recommendations for installing Kasten K10 on OpenShift clusters. Read more →
Free Kasten K10 Edition

Free Kasten K10 Edition

Are you looking for a solution to protect your development Kubernetes environments? Are you learning the art of cloud native and Kubernetes in your home lab? We might just have an affordable way to provide you with a solid backup and migration option for those use cases. Read more →
The Learning Curve for Kubernetes and Cloud Native Technologies

The Learning Curve for Kubernetes and Cloud Native Technologies

Hey everyone! I am Michael Cade and I am a Senior Technologist at Veeam. Recently, I have shifted my focus to Kasten by Veeam. This means you will be seeing a lot more of me around here and across the cloud native community. My main focus will be on Kubernetes, Cloud Native and the Kasten K10 platform. But with my community hat on, I will also help Kasten educate and enable the community, so it can be better prepared for this big and fast Kubernetes wave. Read more →
How to Configure K10 with RBAC for Multi-Tenant Environments

How to Configure K10 with RBAC for Multi-Tenant Environments

A common requirement that shows up during conversations with customers is that they would like K10, Kasten’s data management platform, to provide multi-tenancy. At Kasten, we have achieved this by integrating natively with Kubernetes Role Based Access Control (RBAC). Read more →
Kubernetes Backup and Restore for MySQL using Kasten K10

Kubernetes Backup and Restore for MySQL using Kasten K10

In this tutorial, we will use the Kasten K10 Data Management Platform for two different strategies to backup and restore a MySQL database on a Kubernetes cluster, using Google Kubernetes Engine for the cluster: Crash consistent volume snapshots Logical backups Read more →
How to Configure K10 with OIDC Based Authentication Using Okta

How to Configure K10 with OIDC Based Authentication Using Okta

Introduction K10 is a data management platform, purpose-built for Kubernetes. It provides enterprise operations teams an easy-to-use, scalable, and secure system for backup/restore, disaster recovery, and mobility of Kubernetes applications. This article shows how we deliver on the “easy-to-use” and “secure” aspects of the product by enabling OpenID connect (OIDC) based authentication with well known providers such as Okta, Google, Dex, Keycloak and Ping ID to name a few. Read more →
Kasten Announces Platinum CNCF Membership

Kasten Announces Platinum CNCF Membership

For those of you who don’t already know us, Kasten is the market leader for Kubernetes data management. We make it very easy for both developers and operators to build and run stateful cloud-native applications by providing an extremely easy-to-use Kubernetes-native platform for backup, disaster recovery, and cross-cluster and cloud application mobility. 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 →