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Velero supports a variety of storage providers for different backup and snapshot operations. Velero has a plugin system which allows anyone to add compatibility for additional backup and volume storage platforms without modifying the Velero codebase.
|AWS S3||Velero Team||Slack, GitHub Issue|
|Azure Blob Storage||Velero Team||Slack, GitHub Issue|
|Google Cloud Storage||Velero Team||Slack, GitHub Issue|
Velero uses Amazon’s Go SDK to connect to the S3 API. Some third-party storage providers also support the S3 API, and users have reported the following providers work with Velero:
Note that these providers are not regularly tested by the Velero team.
Some storage providers, like Quobyte, may need a different signature algorithm version.
|AWS EBS||Velero Team||Slack, GitHub Issue|
|Azure Managed Disks||Velero Team||Slack, GitHub Issue|
|Google Compute Engine Disks||Velero Team||Slack, GitHub Issue|
|Restic||Velero Team||Slack, GitHub Issue|
|Portworx||Portworx||Slack, GitHub Issue|
|OpenEBS||OpenEBS||Slack, GitHub Issue|
|HPE||HPE||Slack, GitHub Issue|
To write a plugin for a new backup or volume storage system, take a look at the example repo.
After you publish your plugin, open a PR that adds your plugin to the appropriate list.