Architecting a Modern Data Lake

Architecting a Modern
Data Lake

Approximately 90% of all the data in the world is replicated data, with only 10% being genuine, new data. This has significant implications for an enterprise's data strategy — particularly when you consider the growth rates. For example, in 2020, the total amount of data generated and consumed was 64.2 zettabytes. In 2021, it was forecast that the overall amount

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Blue-Green, Canary, DR and Ransomware - MinIO Deployment and Update Strategies

Blue-Green, Canary, DR and Ransomware - MinIO Deployment and Update Strategies

Historically, system admins brought applications offline when deploying changes and updates, resulting in downtime. Engineers then scrambled to install, update config, validate and provide a go, no-go signal. If things didn't go as planned, there could be even more delays to bring the system live and serve traffic, potentially resulting in huge revenue loss. Now, continuous integration and continuous deployment

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Migrating MinIO Cluster Instances with Zero Downtime and Zero Data Loss

Migrating MinIO Cluster Instances with Zero Downtime and Zero Data Loss

With the advent of cloud computing, ephemeral compute instances have become ubiquitous. This introduces a whole set of challenges around managing the software, applying DevOps principles, addressing security vulnerabilities and ensuring automation. These are mission-critical in order to prevent data theft and service disruption. Addressing security vulnerabilities is particularly challenging as it frequently takes the form of updating and restarting

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