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"The configuration of the solution and the user interface are both quite good."

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"I think it's the economic factor. This solution has the lowest cost for storage systems."

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"The management features are pretty good, but they still have room for improvement."

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"When we used this solution in 2015, it was not scalable at all. I don't know if they have improved on that, but at the time, scalability was just horrible."

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Overview
Red Hat Ceph Storage is an enterprise open source platform that provides unified software-defined storage on standard, economical servers and disks. With block, object, and file storage combined into one platform, Red Hat Ceph Storage efficiently and automatically manages all your data.
Scality RING object storage enables enterprises and cloud service providers to run petabyte-scale, data-rich services like web applications, VOD, active archives, compliance archives, and private storage clouds. The RING is software, so you can deploy it on standard x86 servers of your choice, taking advantage of server and media innovation over time. Acting as a single, distributed system, the RING can scale linearly across thousands of servers, multiple sites, and an unlimited number of objects. Data is protected with policy-based replication, erasure coding, and geo-distribution, achieving up to 14 9s of durability and 100% availability.
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Comcast, TimeWarner Cable, EuroSport, Orange, Deluxe, DailtMotion, SFR, RTL, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Telstra
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Comms Service Provider28%
Computer Software Company27%
Manufacturing Company7%
Government5%
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Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider21%
Manufacturing Company7%
Government6%
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Midsize Enterprise18%
Large Enterprise47%
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Red Hat Ceph Storage is ranked 6th in Software Defined Storage (SDS) with 1 review while Scality RING8 is ranked 12th in Software Defined Storage (SDS) with 1 review. Red Hat Ceph Storage is rated 7.0, while Scality RING8 is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Red Hat Ceph Storage writes "Excellent user interface, good configuration capabilities and quite stable". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Scality RING8 writes "Low cost storage system that has good support". Red Hat Ceph Storage is most compared with MinIO, VMware vSAN, Portworx Enterprise, IBM Spectrum Scale and Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct, whereas Scality RING8 is most compared with MinIO, Qumulo, Cloudian HyperStore, Dell EMC ECS and NetApp StorageGRID.

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