A huge thanks to Sage Weil

Ceph was developed by Sage Weil in 2003 as a part of his PhD project. It was open sourced in 2006 to serve as a reference implementation and research platform. DreamHost, a Los-Angeles-based web hosting and domain registrar company also co-founded by Sage Weil, supported Ceph development from 2007 to 2011. During this period Ceph as we know it took shape: the core […]

A brief history on Ceph

Ceph has emerged as the leading distributed storage platform. By using commodity hardware and software-defined controls, Ceph has proven its worth as an answer to the scaling data needs of today’s businesses. Ceph is a software-defined storage solution designed to address the object, block, and file storage needs of data centres adopting open source as […]