Why did Replicated choose rook as our storage provisioner for K8s?


#1

Why did Replicated choose rook as our storage provisioner for K8s? Why don’t we use cloud provisioning and instead use Rook everywhere?


#2

Rook is based on Ceph, which is very reliable if configured correctly. Rook follows the Operator pattern in Kubernetes, embedding the operational expertise needed to run Ceph into a pod.

See our guide for more details
https://help.replicated.com/guides/ship-with-kubernetes/managing-storage/