Charmed Kubernetes reference architecture

This document provides a complete guide of integration of Charmed Kubernetes delivered by Canonical with VxFlex OS (previously known as ScaleIO) from Dell EMC - scalable and resilient solution of software-defined storage.

This guide discusses the method of integration, as well as the benefits that businesses can take from it. It also contains the steps that allow deploying Canonicals Charmed Kubernetes on the bare metal servers (and it can be extrapolated to any other platform) from scratch, followed by the steps of enabling VxFlex OS client in Kubernetes cluster that allows using VxFlex OS as the backend for Kubernetes persistent volumes.