Plugins

Velero uses plugins to integrate with a variety of storage systems and Kubernetes platforms to support backup, restore and snapshot operations.

Read more about how to use and create plugins in our docs, a detailed list of supported providers, and check out our plugin-example repo.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

This repository contains an object store plugin and a volume snapshotter plugin to support running Velero on Amazon Web Services.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

This repository contains an object store plugin and a volume snapshotter plugin to support running Velero on Google Cloud Platform.

Microsoft Azure

This repository contains an object store plugin and a volume snapshotter plugin to support running Velero on Microsoft Azure.

Alibaba Cloud

Used for backup and restore on Alibaba Cloud through Velero. You need to install and configure velero and the velero-plugin for alibabacloud.

DigitalOcean

DigitalOcean Block Storage provider plugin for Velero. The plugin is designed to create filesystem snapshots of Block Storage backed PersistentVolumes that are used in a Kubernetes cluster running on DigitalOcean.

HPE Storage

HPE storage plugin for Velero. To take snapshots of HPE volumes through Velero you need to install and configure the HPE Snapshotter plugin.

OpenEBS

To do backup/restore of OpenEBS CStor volumes through Velero utility, you need to install and configure OpenEBS velero-plugin.

OpenShift

General Velero plugin for backup and restore of OpenShift workloads.

Portworx

To take snapshots of Portworx volumes through Velero you need to install and configure the Portworx plugin.

Container Storage Interface (CSI)

This repository contains alpha plugins for CSI snapshotting via Velero. These plugins are considered experimental and should not be relied upon for production use.

VMware vSphere

This repository contains a volume snapshotter plugin to support running Velero on VMware vSphere.

Getting Started

To help you get started, see the documentation.