Experimental Amazon S3 API support for Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage Service

Some our community members have repeatedly asked for Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage and MinIO integration [1] . B2 is competitively priced and has a huge fan following. We also heard from Backblaze team that they are actively expanding their B2 cloud storage service. We added experimental support for Backblaze B2 backend in MinIO to add S3 compatible API support for their

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MinIO server gauge with Raspberry Pi

Today we’ll take a look at an IoT pressure gauge for your MinIO server. This is a cool hack built by Alex Ellis with the Raspberry Pi, Docker and MinIO. After contributing code to the Open-Source MinIO project to enable webhooks Alex wanted visualize the traffic passing through his server. His hack shows the rate that objects get uploaded

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Containerized data analytics at scale, with MinIO and Pachyderm

Containers running on orchestration platforms like Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, DC/OS et al. offer powerful, versatile ways to deploy applications. Containers let you deploy isolated application instances, and you can launch multiple such instances to scale up your load serving capacity. You don’t even need to worry about individual server capacities and scheduling thanks to orchestration tool, which provide

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Scalable Genomics Data Processing Pipeline with Alluxio, Apache Mesos, and MinIO

This is a guest blog from our friends at Guardant Health. Guardant Health is the world leader in comprehensive liquid biopsy. Oncologists order our blood test to help determine if their advanced cancer patients are eligible for certain drugs that target specific genomic alterations in tumour DNA. Each test produces huge amounts of genomic data that we process into easily

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How to use VMware Harbor with MinIO?

Harbor is an enterprise-class docker registry server to store and distribute container images. Follow this document to use MinIO object storage server as a storage backend for Harbor container registry. PrerequisitesInstall and run MinIO serverdocker run -p 9000:9000 --name minio \ -e "MINIO_ACCESS_KEY=minio" \ -e "MINIO_SECRET_KEY=minio123" \ -v /mnt/minio/export:/export

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Deploy MinIO cloud storage to Mesosphere DC/OS

Container orchestration is gaining traction as the default way to deploy applications. Developers are architecting their modern applications from the ground-up to run in containers, which enables faster deployment and more resilience. Even legacy applications are adopting containers in every way they can to access these advantages. Of the many characteristics that make an application container ready, the way it

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Set up an automated data backup system with MinIO and CloudBerry

Data loss is more frequent that we think. Whether you lose data from your laptop or a mission critical application server, it can be devastating. You may not have faced it yourself, but think of people close to you — friends, family, colleagues—and you’ll find several instances of people losing critical personal or business data. To avoid such loss,

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Publish Minio events via NATS

IntroductionMinio server supports Amazon S3 compatible bucket event notification for following targets AMQP, Elasticsearch , Redis, nats.io, PostgreSQL and Apache Kafka. Part 4 of this blog series covers sending bucket notifications using NATS. Steps to Configure NATSI used Ubuntu Linux 16.04, gnatsd and nats package. It requires go package installed, for installation steps follow https://docs.minio.io/docs/

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Publish MinIO events via Redis

IntroductionMinio server supports Amazon S3 compatible bucket event notification for following targets AMQP, Elasticsearch , Redis, nats.io, PostgreSQL and Apache Kafka. Part 3 of this blog series covers sending bucket notifications using Redis. Steps to Configure RedisI used Ubuntu Linux 16.04, latest Minio server binary & Redis PPA version 3.0.7 on my laptop for this setup. $ sudo

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Publish Minio events via Elasticsearch

Introduction Minio server supports Amazon S3 compatible bucket event notification for following targets AMQP, Elasticsearch , Redis, nats.io, PostgreSQL and Apache Kafka. Part 2 of this blog series covers sending bucket notifications using Elasticsearch server. Steps to Configure ElasticsearchI used Ubuntu Linux 16.04, latest Minio server binary and Elasticsearch 2.4.0on my laptop for this setup. Note: Elasticsearch

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