Aggregated news from external sources
It’s been a while, but v0.21 is ready. Most of the work this time around has been on stability. There is one key new feature, however: RBD, the rados block device, which let you create a virtual disk backed by objects stored in the Ceph cluster. The images can be mapped natively by the ceph kernel module or via a driver in qemu/KVM. Although neither of those drivers is upstream yet, the server side functionality and admin tools are in place.
Changes since v0.20 include:
The project roadmap has been updated and is available via the issue tracker.