Kubernetes Backup and Application Portability

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This paper covers the following:

  • The ongoing adoption of containers and Kubernetes and the growing trend of stateful applications being built on containers.
  • How Kubernetes impacts day-to-day operations and the challenges it introduces to maintaining a backup and DR strategy that supports application portability.
  • The importance of aligning cloud-native applications with a cloud-native and application-centric approach to data management.
  • The need for common, policy-based protections for critical applications and data.
  • The importance of application-awareness in protecting stateful applications.