Block Storage - Guides

Block Storage is a scalable, high-speed, and fault tolerant storage service used to add additional storage to a Linode Compute Instance.

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Note
Our newer NVMe Block Storage solution is now available in the Atlanta (USA), Frankfurt (Germany), Newark (USA), and Toronto (Canada) data centers. This new hardware dramatically increases the performance of Block Storage and is offered at no additional cost. NVMe-backed Block Storage infrastructure upgrades will soon be deployed across our entire fleet. Review the NVMe Block Storage Upgrade guide to learn more about this roll out.

Building Blocks

These guides teach you what you need to know to get started:

Themes

These additional guides in our library explore targeted topics like management, Kubernetes, and using Block Storage with third party applications:

Use Cases

Managing Block Storage

Kubernetes

Third-Party Applications

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