Alternatives to vmWare vSan for hyperconverged environment (Home)

Discussion in 'Software Stuff' started by Rand__, May 13, 2017.

  1. MikeWebb

    MikeWebb Member

    Jan 28, 2018
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    For a FOSS(ish) HCI solution using Proxmox in a three node HA cluster, I see that shared storage a la ceph is not desirable considering vsan would offer better performance at that node count. Why not do away with the concept of "sharing" and consider a "share nothing" approach?

    I've only just started using Proxmox, so I have no looked into this, but maybe a DRBD over iscsi solution? (active/active or active/passive). I think with the commercial version you get DRBD over rdma.
  2. rune-san

    rune-san Member

    Feb 7, 2014
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    Nutanix Community Edition is available and is Hyperconverged.
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