MinIO is a high performance distributed object storage server, designed for large-scale private cloud infrastructure. MinIO is designed in a cloud-native manner to scale sustainably in multi-tenant environments. Orchestration platforms like Kubernetes provide perfect cloud-native environment to deploy and scale MinIO.
MinIO Deployment on Kubernetes
There are multiple options to deploy MinIO on Kubernetes:
MinIO-Operator: Operator offers seamless way to create and update highly available distributed MinIO clusters. Refer MinIO Operator documentation for more details.
Helm Chart: MinIO Helm Chart offers customizable and easy MinIO deployment with a single command. Refer MinIO Helm Chart documentation for more details.
Monitoring MinIO in Kubernetes
MinIO server exposes un-authenticated liveness endpoints so Kubernetes can natively identify unhealthy MinIO containers. MinIO also exposes Prometheus compatible data on a different endpoint to enable Prometheus users to natively monitor their MinIO deployments.