nfs-subdir-external-provisioner VS nfs-ganesha-server-and-external-provisioner

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


Dynamic sub-dir volume provisioner on a remote NFS server. (by kubernetes-sigs)


NFS Ganesha Server and Volume Provisioner. (by kubernetes-sigs)
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1,765 314
5.0% 6.1%
5.5 0.0
6 days ago 15 days ago
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Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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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 2023-03-16.


Posts with mentions or reviews of nfs-ganesha-server-and-external-provisioner. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-02-03.
  • How to Deploy and Scale Strapi on a Kubernetes Cluster 2/2
    18 projects | | 3 Feb 2023
    Now, for the purposes of this article, in case you don't have an NFS server available, we will use a simple NFS Server Provisioner, which we'll use only for example purposes. As mentioned before, using a managed solution from a cloud provider or a properly configured HA NFS server in your infrastructure is highly recommended. We'll install not the most up-to-date solution, but it should work for example purposes. We will follow the Quickstart found in the repo, mixed with this repo which does some small tweaks to make it work with K3d, which is summarized in the following commands run from the helm folder:
  • How to scale nginx pod when pod is mounting a volume
    3 projects | | 29 Aug 2021
    Some people just setup an NFS share. There's one that uses existing NFS and another that also provides NFS. This becomes a single point of failure though.

What are some alternatives?

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

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

longhorn - Cloud-Native distributed storage built on and for Kubernetes

csi-s3 - A Container Storage Interface for S3

flux2 - Open and extensible continuous delivery solution for Kubernetes. Powered by GitOps Toolkit.

kadalu - A lightweight Persistent storage solution for Kubernetes / OpenShift / Nomad using GlusterFS in background.

container-object-storage-interface-spec - Container Object Storage (COSI) Specification

GlusterFS - Gluster Filesystem : Build your distributed storage in minutes

restic - Fast, secure, efficient backup program

helm - The Kubernetes Package Manager