Chapter 4. CoreOS in production

This chapter covers

  • CoreOS deployment options
  • Networking layers to support your systems
  • Large-scale persistent storage

In chapter 3, we talked about how to achieve some fault tolerance using CoreOS’s features; bringing everything together into production is, of course, more complex. You have an unsurprisingly wide range of options to choose from in terms of how and where you want to deploy CoreOS and how you and your organization will maintain it long term. This chapter covers the planning and information gathering you’ll need to do in a few of the most common scenarios.

The first section of the chapter goes through the things you should consider when you’re planning deployments on IaaS services, in-house ...

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