Vince Matev
By: Vince Matev

April 7, 2022 10:35 am

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Solidify your containerisation strategy with SoftIron and SUSE Rancher

SoftIron recently announced that it has partnered with SUSE to provide integration support for SoftIron’s HyperDrive storage appliances (purpose-built to deliver optimal Ceph performance) using HyperDrive Storage Plugin for SUSE Rancher. Read on the guest blog authored by Craig to find out why this is a big win for those working with containers and […]

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Alexandra Settle
By: Alexandra Settle

November 3, 2021 1:54 pm

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Inside the Aquarium: Investigating a storage appliance built on Ceph

A long, long time ago, a young man named Sage Weil had a doctoral dissertation to complete. He sat in his living room (I presume) and thought to himself, "How can I improve Software-Defined Storage?"* And so, Ceph was born. But the perception is that Ceph is too complex to use for […]

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Angela Ashton
By: Angela Ashton

January 20, 2021 12:32 am

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

November 24, 2020 9:18 am

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Kubernetes and SUSE Enterprise Storage 7

As a followup to my technical article on SUSE Enterprise Storage 7, I like to talk more about the integration with Kubernetes. SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 (SES 7) has two deployment options for different use cases. Both options can provide applications running in Kubernetes storage but in different ways: The traditional setup, deployed with cephadm […]

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Mike Latimer
By: Mike Latimer

November 19, 2020 9:21 pm

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Industry First: Ceph for Windows!

Ceph is widely recognized as the premiere open-source software-defined storage platform. Its highly resilient architecture and standard support for multiple protocols makes it an ideal solution for both on-prem and cloud native workloads. However, not all workloads have been on equal ground. Linux environments have long benefited from native Ceph protocol support which leverages the […]

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Stacey Miller
By: Stacey Miller

November 10, 2020 10:55 pm

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SES 7 and SUSE Global Services: A Perfect Pairing

It’s no surprise that data is the most valuable commodity you have.  After all, with the right data, you can personalize your services to meet your customer’s exact needs – virtually leapfrogging your competition.  And with the rate of which data is growing, why wouldn’t you invest in a Software […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

November 5, 2020 1:50 pm

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Deeper Look at SUSE Enterprise Storage 7

We just announced SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 (SES 7) and we’d like to dig a bit deeper into SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 with a series of articles (links will be added once they are live): Deeper Look at SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 (this blog) Upgrade your cluster before the end of life of SUSE […]

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Dr. Thomas Di Giacomo
By: Dr. Thomas Di Giacomo

October 28, 2020 8:17 pm

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SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 – new horizons

If data is the lifeblood of the modern business, then storage must be its heart. The preservation, safeguarding and management of exponentially growing volumes of data on a budget is one of the biggest business challenges today. Companies require scalable, robust and reliable storage solutions to retain their competitive edge. At SUSE, we are committed […]

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Brendan Bulmer
By: Brendan Bulmer

October 21, 2020 7:09 am

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New Zealand’s Wellington Institute of Technology students build Ceph proof of concept with help from SUSE

A team of students at the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) is developing a proof of concept that involves implementing a software defined storage solution for campus-wide staff and student use. WeITec is one of New Zealand's oldest tertiary education institutions that trains over 6,000 students each year. They offer degree programmes that are […]

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By: Pei Feng Lin

October 10, 2020 2:54 am

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RGW metadata Search with Elasticsearch

(This blog is wrtiten by Xidian Chen) 1.    Understand data organization and storage An object is the basic unit of data organization and storage in an object storage system. An object contains information that should be composed of metadata of data entities, data entities and user-defined metadata of data entities.   […]

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