What’s new with VMware Cloud Director Object Storage Extension 2.2?



VMware Cloud Director proclaims the Common Availability of Object Storage Extension (OSE) 2.2, a extremely scalable, trendy and secured knowledge storage S3 answer.

Within the earlier 12 months, with the discharge of model 2.1 we prolonged our interoperability options together with the added help for Kubernetes Backup and Restore service which provided ample superior options for Cloud Suppliers to handle their unstructured knowledge at scale.

This 12 months with model 2.2, we focussed 90% of our efforts on supporting our long-standing accomplice Cloudian to broaden its enterprise-grade S3 storage functionality for its ever-growing multi-tenanted setting. Cloudian Object Storage for VMware Cloud Director is a storage platform that lets VMware Cloud suppliers, and their tenant customers deploy, handle and devour S3-compatible storage inside their service setting.

At the moment, Cloudian provides multi-tenant useful resource pooling, knowledge immutability, granular storage administration and knowledge sturdiness as much as 14 nines. With the discharge of VMware Cloud Director Object Storage Extension 2.2, Cloud Suppliers leveraging Cloudian are in a position to prolong multi-region storage functionality for his or her tenants.

Allow us to discover the brand new options intimately.

  1. Multi-region S3 for Cloudian

VMware Cloud Director Object Storage Extension introduces multi-region S3 help for Cloudian permitting Cloud Suppliers to configure multi-region S3 for single in addition to multi-Cloud Director websites. This enables Cloud suppliers and their tenants to handle persistent knowledge components, create buckets, backup vApps in addition to Kubernetes cluster throughout completely different areas.

2. Multi-region Cloudian Storage Coverage Administration

With model 2.2 with Cloud Supplier and their tenants can entry multi-region storage coverage administration. Moreover, Cloud Supplier can resolve whether or not to show or cowl Cloudian storage coverage configuration to tenants inside a couple of clicks.  

3. Multi-region Bucket Replication

To beat regional outages and assist catastrophe restoration efforts, Cloud Suppliers can now handle replication guidelines to outline what S3 can apply throughout replication similar to server-side encryption, duplicate possession, transitioning replicas to a different storage class and extra. The replication rule will be two-way permitting customers to pick out supply area, bucket and vacation spot areas. Multi-region bucket replication permits Cloud Suppliers and their tenants to duplicate objects in a single bucket to a different in a number of areas.

4. Kubernetes Backup

VMware Cloud Director Object Storage Extension 2.2 helps the newest model for Kubernetes clusters that means K8s backup and restore characteristic in Object Storage Extension will work with the newest Kubernetes clusters.

Further Supplies

  1. OSE 2.2 Launch Notes
  2. OSE 2.2 Answer Transient
  3. OSE 2.2 Demo Video
  4. Set up Information
  5. Set up Information for Cloud Director Service
  6. Supplier Information
  7. Tenant Information
  8. OSE FAQ