The partnership between Hedvig and ClusterHQ will simplify this provisioning of storage and ensuring data persistence. Simplified provision and data persistence are two key elements for containerized apps in production environments. The Hedvig storage driver for Flocker enables stateful data volumes to follow containers as they move between hosts in the environment, and the data can be preserved beyond the life of the containers themselves. The storage driver also exploits Hedvig’s industry-first ability to deliver a full suite of software-based advanced data services—including deduplication, compression, and tunable replication—on a per-volume basis.
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