longhorn VS rook

Compare longhorn vs rook and see what are their differences.


Cloud-Native distributed storage built on and for Kubernetes (by longhorn)
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longhorn rook
28 20
3,325 9,294
2.5% 1.3%
8.6 9.8
6 days ago about 22 hours ago
Shell Go
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 2021-10-31.


Posts with mentions or reviews of rook. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-24.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing longhorn and rook you can also consider the following projects:

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

k3sup - bootstrap Kubernetes with k3s over SSH < 1 min 🚀

velero - Backup and migrate Kubernetes applications and their persistent volumes

k3s - Lightweight Kubernetes

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

loki - Like Prometheus, but for logs.

hub-feedback - Feedback and bug reports for the Docker Hub

nfs-subdir-external-provisioner - Dynamic sub-dir volume provisioner on a remote NFS server.

awesome-home-kubernetes - Awesome projects involving running Kubernetes at home

external-dns - Configure external DNS servers (AWS Route53, Google CloudDNS and others) for Kubernetes Ingresses and Services

alertmanager - Prometheus Alertmanager

watchtower - A process for automating Docker container base image updates.