Veeam - Kasten

"We've created an open community forum where we can discuss all things Kubernetes, Data Management, Kasten K10 by Veeam, and all DevOps topics in one place where anyone can contribute, learn, or share. You will see why we decided on this route vs the what seems to be the defacto now to create a discord or slack channel at the end of the post."

7 Reasons to Adopt a Kubernetes-Native Backup Solution

  1. "It accommodates Kubernetes deployment patterns."

  2. "It aligns with “Shift-left” development."

  3. "It simplifies operations."

  4. "It accommodates multicluster scalability."

  5. "It closes protection gaps."

  6. "It bolsters security. "

  7. "Integration with the cloud native ecosystem."


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"Kasten is now a part of Veeam. Together, we offer enterprise operations teams an easy-to-use, scalable, and secure system for Kubernetes backup and application mobility with unparalleled operational simplicity." - (Source)


"Kubernetes is application-centric, so a Kubernetes-native backup is essential. Attempting to use traditional backup methods puts you at risk of data loss or corruption, because legacy solutions fail to capture the application as a whole — including all stateful and stateless components." - Should Kubernetes be STATEFUL or STATELESS?

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Veeam and Kasten

Who is Kasten?

Kasten is a recognized industry leader in Kubernetes Backup and Disaster Recovery. Kasten’s K10 Data Management Platform, purpose-built for Kubernetes, provides enterprise operations teams an easy-to-use, scalable, and secure system for Kubernetes backup and application mobility with unparalleled operational simplicity.

Anecdotally, several customers and analysts have described Kasten as the ‘Veeam for Kubernetes’. This alludes to the commonality in approach of being a software solution with a focus on making Backup as easy as 1-2-3 and giving customers the freedom of choice in terms of the underlying infrastructure.

Press Release

Veeam Acquires Kasten to Accelerate Protection of Kubernetes-Native Workloads On-Premises and Across Multi-Cloud Environments