Add Disaster Recovery Feature by using Velero

SUSE Recommended Update: Add Disaster Recovery Feature by using Velero
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0973-1
Rating: important
References: #1167434
Affected Products:
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


Add Velero packages, images, helm chart, and documents
In order to conduct disaster and recovery for CaaSP cluster, you need to make sure that:
* install Helm and Tiller in both disaster and recovery cluster. * deploy Velero helm chart from SUSE helm chart repository. * store back/recovery data on S3-compatible storage providers * install CLI Velero to conduct backup and restore.
Recommended Procedure
Please refer to Disaster and Recovery in Administration Guide for detailed procedure to run discovery and recovery in different platforms and scenarios.

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Recommended Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

Package List:

  • SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 (x86_64):
    • velero-1.3.1-1.3.1