Storage Multi-tenancy for Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform with IBM Storage

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Updated 30 March 2021

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IBM Form #: REDP-5638-00

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Authors: Gauthier Siri

Abstract

With IBM® Spectrum Virtualize and object-based access control, you can implement multi-tenancy and secure storage usage in a Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform environment. This document will show you how to secure the storage access of the OpenShift users to the IBM Spectrum® Virtualize array. Restricting access helps you to avoid the over-consumption of storage by one or more users. The uses cases in this document can be expanded to using this control to provide assistance with billing.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Limiting storage resources with IBM Spectrum Virtualize
Chapter 3. Limiting storage resources with OCP
Chapter 4. Use cases
Appendix A. Snapshot Quota

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