April 25-29, 2016

Event Details

Persistent Storage for Containers Using Cinder

Everyone loves containers, but nobody wants to talk about the elephant in the room - how can you make storage persist when the whole point of containers is that they have short lifespans? In this presentation we'll discuss how to use the REX-Ray volume driver, backed by Cinder, to provide persistent, preemptable storage to Docker container servers hosted on OpenStack.

What can I expect to learn?

Attendees should expect to learn about the current state of container storage, how to address persistence in an effective fashion, and what to expect in the coming years.

Wednesday, April 27, 11:00am-11:40am
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
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Like many (most?) of us, I've been doing this for a long time - BBS administration in high school, Linux on my 486 in college, ethernet cables running through the hallways of my first apartment... you know the score. By the time I bought my first house I had at least a half-dozen headless machines running up my monthly power bills. When I decided to sell everything I owned and move onto a... FULL PROFILE