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Tuesday, May 4 • 15:30 - 16:00
Sponsored Session: An Open-source HCI Platform Built on Kubernetes - Sheng Yang, Rancher

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In the past few years, there have been many attempts to bring VM management into container platforms. But in the end, none of these solutions have come close to the popularity of industry-standard virtualization products like vSphere and Nutanix.

We believe the reason is, despite Kubernetes becoming an industry standard, knowledge of it is not widespread among VM administrators. They are familiar with concepts like ISO images, disk volumes, NICs, and VLANS – not concepts like pods and PVCs.

Project Harvester is an open-source alternative to traditional proprietary hyperconverged (HCI) infrastructure software, built on top of Kubernetes. Harvester is designed to be easy to understand, install and operate, even without the knowledge of Kubernetes.

In this session, Sheng will talk about the motivation of building Harvester, explain the architecture, and show a demo of the latest release.

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Sheng Yang

Senior Engineering Manager, Rancher
Sheng Yang is a Senior Engineering Manager at SUSE. He is currently responsible for Project Harvester and Project Longhorn in the company. He joined SUSE through the Rancher Labs acquisition, where he worked on Longhorn, Harvester, local path provisioner, and other projects. Before... Read More →



Tuesday May 4, 2021 15:30 - 16:00 CEST
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