The Ceph Blog

Ceph blog stories provide high-level spotlights on our customers all over the world

  • May 26, 2015
    Ceph Developer Summit: Jewel

    Hey Cephers, welcome to another Ceph Developer Summit cycle! As Infernalis filters down through the fancy new testing hardware and QA processes it’s time to start thinking about what ‘Jewel’ will hold in store for us (beyond Sage’s hope for a robust and ready CephFS!!!). Blueprint submissions are now open for any and all work …Read more

  • October 29, 2014
    v0.87 Giant released

    This release will form the basis for the stable release Giant, v0.87.x. Highlights for Giant include: RADOS Performance: a range of improvements have been made in the OSD and client-side librados code that improve the throughput on flash backends and improve parallelism and scaling on fast machines. CephFS: we have fixed a raft of bugs …Read more

  • July 21, 2014
    Ceph Turns 10 Twitter Photo Contest

    OSCON has arrived (although if you came in for the Ceph tutorial session that’s old news to you)! As a part of our participation in OSCON, and as a way to celebrate the fact that Ceph turned 10 years old this year, we have decided to have our party be a distributed one. We would …Read more

  • July 17, 2014
    Celebrate 10 Years of Ceph at OSCON!

    Ceph is coming back to OSCON next week (July 20-24 in Portland, OR). The difference however, is that this year we need two digits to tell people how old we are. Stop by for some mild festivities at the Ceph booth (P2) as we share cupcakes, and t-shirts that salute the hard work of all …Read more

  • June 12, 2014
    OpenStack Foundation Survey Cites Ceph as a Leading Distribution for Block Storage

    Wow, the last few weeks have been very busy for the Ceph team! While it may have been a few weeks ago, many of us are still feeling the excitement of the most recent OpenStack Summit, and many of us weren’t even there! With the Firefly release still cooling in the packaging repos, there certainly …Read more

  • May 1, 2014
    v0.67.8 Dumpling released

    This Dumpling point release fixes several non-critical issues since v0.67.7. The most notable bug fixes are an auth fix in librbd (observed as an occasional crash from KVM), an improvement in the network failure detection with the monitor, and several hard to hit OSD crashes or hangs. We recommend that all users upgrade at their …Read more

  • February 20, 2014
    v0.67.7 Dumpling released

    This Dumpling point release fixes a few critical issues in v0.67.6. All v0.67.6 users are urgently encouraged to upgrade. We also recommend that all v0.67.5 (or older) users upgrade. The v0.67.7 point release contains a number of important fixed for the OSD, monitor, and radosgw. Most significantly, a change that forces large object attributes to …Read more

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