MinIO Object Storage
What is MinIO?
“MinIO’s high performance, Kubernetes-native object storage suite is built for the demands of the hybrid cloud. Software-defined, it delivers a consistent experience across every Kubernetes environment." (Source)
"MinIO is an Amazon S3 compatible server-side software storage stack, it can handle unstructured data such as photos, videos, log files, backups, and container images with currently the maximum supported object size of 5TB." (Source)
What is MinIO used for?
"MinIO is the world's fastest object storage server. With READ/WRITE speeds of 183 GB/s and 171 GB/s on standard hardware, object storage can operate as the primary storage tier for a diverse set of workloads ranging from Spark, Presto, TensorFlow, H2O.ai as well as a replacement for Hadoop HDFS." (Source)
How do I access MinIO server?
"Access the web interface by pointing your browser to https://minio-server.your_domain:9000 . Now, log in to the main interface by entering your credentials. For Access Key, enter the MINIO_ACCESS_KEY you set in the /etc/default/minio environment file in Step 1." (Source)
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