An I&O Leader’s Guide to Storage for Containerized Workloads

Published: 29 January 2019 ID: G00380359

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Enterprises are increasingly adopting container runtimes and Kubernetes distributions, with stateful use cases. Infrastructure and operations leaders need to map their use cases and deployments preferences, and provide a decision framework for planning and enabling infrastructure delivery.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Use These Decision Factors When Choosing Persistent Storage
      • Deployment Method: On-Premises Versus IaaS Versus Platform as a Service (PaaS) Versus Hybrid
      • Application Architectures
      • Integration With Orchestration Engines for Dynamic Provisioning
      • CNS Services
      • Licensing Model
    • Ecosystem and Vendor Landscape for On-Premises and Hybrid Deployments
      • Traditional Storage Products That Support Containers
      • SDS/HCI Solutions
      • CNS Solutions
      • Cloud-Native Storage Services
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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