longhorn VS nfs-subdir-external-provisioner

Compare longhorn vs nfs-subdir-external-provisioner and see what are their differences.


Cloud-Native distributed storage built on and for Kubernetes (by longhorn)


Dynamic sub-dir volume provisioner on a remote NFS server. (by kubernetes-sigs)
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longhorn nfs-subdir-external-provisioner
59 43
4,386 1,671
3.2% 4.6%
8.2 5.8
7 days ago 20 days ago
Shell Shell
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of longhorn. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-21.


Posts with mentions or reviews of nfs-subdir-external-provisioner. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-13.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing longhorn and nfs-subdir-external-provisioner you can also consider the following projects:

rook - Storage Orchestration for Kubernetes

csi-driver-nfs - This driver allows Kubernetes to access NFS server on Linux node.

zfs-localpv - CSI Driver for dynamic provisioning of Persistent Local Volumes for Kubernetes using ZFS.

nfs-ganesha-server-and-external-provisioner - NFS Ganesha Server and Volume Provisioner.

csi-s3 - A Container Storage Interface for S3

postgres-operator - Production PostgreSQL for Kubernetes, from high availability Postgres clusters to full-scale database-as-a-service.

k3s - Lightweight Kubernetes

k3sup - bootstrap K3s over SSH in < 60s 🚀

loki - Like Prometheus, but for logs.

harvester - Open source hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) software

metallb - A network load-balancer implementation for Kubernetes using standard routing protocols