OpenStack Summit Barcelona with a Ceph flavour

By Yelena Jetpyspayeva | December 06, 2016

A few months have passed since the must-attend cloud computing event — OpenStack Summit Barcelona — rocked the Spanish autumn and brought together a truly international crowd ready to enjoy the grueling schedule and benefit from all activities the organizers had lined up. We wanted to share our take-aways from the event.

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What's New for Ceph in Version 7.2?

By Geert Kloosterman | April 14, 2016

Ceph is the most widely-used data storage solution for OpenStack, valuable for its scalability, reliability, and more. According to a recent survey of the OpenStack community, about two-thirds of OpenStack users rely on Ceph for their storage backend (p. 31), making it far and away the most popular data storage solution. A combination of factors make Ceph one of the most ideal options for OpenStack storage: it’s open-source, highly scalable, and reliable, with no single point of failure. Recognizing the importance of Ceph to our OpenStack Users, we made some key enhancements to our support for Ceph in Version 7.2 of Bright OpenStack.

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