PLEASE NOTE: This document applies to v1.0 version and not to the latest stable release v1.7

    Documentation for other releases can be found by using the version selector in the top right of any doc page.

    Quickstart Guides

    Welcome to Rook! We hope you have a great experience installing the Rook storage platform to enable highly available, durable storage in your cluster. If you have any questions along the way, please don’t hesitate to ask us in our Slack channel. You can sign up for our Slack here.

    Rook provides growing number of storage providers to a Kubernetes cluster, each with its own operator to deploy and manage the cluster. Follow these guides to get started with each provider.

    Storage Provider Status Description
    Ceph V1 Ceph is a highly scalable distributed storage solution for block storage, object storage, and shared file systems with years of production deployments.
    EdgeFS Beta EdgeFS is high-performance and low-latency object storage system with Geo-Transparent data access via standard protocols (S3, NFS, iSCSI) from on-prem, private/public clouds or small footprint edge (IoT) devices.
    Cassandra Alpha Cassandra is a highly available NoSQL database featuring lightning fast performance, tunable consistency and massive scalability.
    CockroachDB Alpha CockroachDB is a cloud-native SQL database for building global, scalable cloud services that survive disasters.
    Minio Alpha Minio is a high performance distributed object storage server, designed for large-scale private cloud infrastructure.
    NFS Alpha NFS allows remote hosts to mount file systems over a network and interact with those file systems as though they are mounted locally.