Evan Powell

Evan Powell
Founding CEO of a few companies including StackStorm (BRCD) and Nexenta — and CEO & Chairman of OpenEBS/MayaData. ML and DevOps and Python, oh my!
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Kubera - cloud-native operations of Kubernetes as your data plane

Overview: Kubera

TL;DR - Kubera is SaaS that makes it easy to use Kubernetes itself as your data layer. It is free forever for individual use. Get started...

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
3 min read

Kubernetes storage performance myths

Intro:  You’ve been had!

If you want to skip ahead - to the stuff about how the future is here now - please do.  Skip down for my introduction of Mayastor. ...

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
8 min read

Getting going with OpenEBS - whatever flavor - via a few clicks

OEP, the free-forever OpenEBS Platform (yes, a rename may be in the works…), simplifies the deployment of OpenEBS.

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
4 min read

Lock-in DOES matter

Bringing the future forward

How crises can lead towards more open approaches

Black Swans, by definition, defy pattern recognition. The current Black Swan...

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
6 min read

APIs, Competition & Kubernetes

In the early 2000s, the internet was dominated by a central marketplace for all manner of things.

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
3 min read

MayaData and OpenEBS attract investment and partnership

MayaData vision of Kubernetes as a data plane takes off

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
4 min read

Turning Kubernetes into a data plane

Some updates and observations from three years of growth

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
4 min read

OpenEBS 1.0 and the promise of Kubernetes Native Storage

In this short post, I’d like to share an entrepreneur’s perspective on what achieving OpenEBS 1.0 means, first in terms of the evolution of use cases, and...

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
6 min read

Lessons from KubeCon EU: Storage for K8s is an opportunity

Storage for Kubernetes — Not a Problem, but an Opportunity

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
6 min read

KUBEMOVE: Avoiding the Tragedy of the Commons

Extending Kubernetes to Cross-Cluster Data Mobility

Evan Powell

Evan Powell

Founding CEO of a few companies including...
2 min read
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