John S. Tonello
By: John S. Tonello

October 18, 2019 3:56 pm

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Can I deploy Ceph on older hardware?

You just retired a bunch of servers and disk arrays, but before you place hundreds of thousands or millions of dollars' worth of equipment on the curb, you’re wondering if you can use it for a Ceph-based storage solution like SUSE Enterprise Storage. The answer is: maybe. SUSE prides itself on supporting a wide […]

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Vera Schneider
By: Vera Schneider

October 16, 2019 1:30 pm

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SUSE Enterprise Storage erobert den deutschen Mittelstand

Blog von Sandra Höfling, SUSE   SUSE Enterprise Storage erobert den deutschen Mittelstand SUSE Partner iTEC trägt software-defined Storage in den Markt   Dass viele Großunternehmen und globale Player mittlerweile auf software-defined Storage (SDS) auf Open Source-Basis setzen ist schon lange kein Geheimnis mehr. Heute, da Daten als das neue […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

October 10, 2019 8:17 am

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Don’t Get Left Behind, Upgrade to SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 Today

In May we announced version 6, based on the Ceph Nautilus release which delivered new features focused on containerized and cloud workload support, improved integration with public cloud, and enhanced data protection capabilities. With the delivery of the code in June, this new release is helping IT organizations to seamlessly adapt to changing business demands […]

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Blaine Gardner
By: Blaine Gardner

October 8, 2019 6:05 pm

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Introducing a Tech Preview of Containerized Ceph on Kubernetes

Now introducing... We have been hard at work to bring a containerized version of Ceph to Kubernetes, and we are very excited to announce that we are releasing a technical preview of our project to run SUSE Enterprise Storage (powered by Ceph) on SUSE CaaS Platform (powered by Kubernetes). We leverage the most modern, powerful […]

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Larry Morris
By: Larry Morris

September 24, 2019 3:00 pm

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Persistent Storage for Containers: Why the Future is Open Source

Software containerization is unlikely to be at the top of the list of considerations for the average storage administrator.  First and foremost storage professionals are going to be concerned with every enterprise’s most pressing problem: managing the ‘explosive’ volume of data within the constraints of their limited IT budget. However, there are […]

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John S. Tonello
By: John S. Tonello

September 20, 2019 2:57 pm

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RBD vs. iSCSI: How best to connect your hosts to a Ceph cluster

SUSE Enterprise Storage is a versatile Ceph storage platform that enables you to get block, object and file storage all in one solution, but knowing how best to connect your virtual and bare-metal machines to a Ceph cluster can be confusing. In this blog post, I’ll give you a quick overview to get you […]

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stacey_miller
By: stacey_miller

September 4, 2019 8:30 pm

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Getting Started With SUSE Support

You’ve purchased a SUSE Solution backed by SUSE Support.  But what does that really mean for you and your business?  And, how do you get started? Having a subscription to your SUSE Solution, you get access to a team that is experienced, always-on and treats you like family.  With an average […]

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John S. Tonello
By: John S. Tonello

August 29, 2019 3:03 pm

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SUSE Enterprise Storage and Veeam go great together

Whether you're new to the popular Windows-based backup tool Veeam or an old pro, you know that ever-growing demands on your storage resources are a true challenge. The flexibility of Ceph makes it a good choice for a back-up target, and SUSE Enterprise Storage makes it easy. In this SUSE Guide, you'll learn how to […]

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David Byte
By: David Byte

August 12, 2019 1:08 pm

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How You Can Make Ceph Better

Well, here we are, SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 is out the door and seeing customer deployments.  Product management is happy, the engineers are relieved, and our customers continue to move forward with more advanced features, reliability, and scalability than ever before.  With this successful launch behind us, it is time to ask, "[…]

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John S. Tonello
By: John S. Tonello

August 7, 2019 6:57 pm

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Technical Overview: Storage Redefined

Getting up to speed on new technology -- and staying there -- is the challenge facing anyone working in technology these days, and the world of storage is no different. With hybrid cloud solutions that stretch resources from your data center to the public cloud and back again, it can be a challenge to stay […]

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