Red Hat Ceph Storage Competitors and Alternatives

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Enterprise Solutions Architect at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Apr 26 2018

What is most valuable?

When going open-source, there is actually not much of a choice. Ceph was chosen to maintain exact performance and capacity characteristics for customer cloud.

How has it helped my organization?

It opens doors for completely open-source cloud. No monthly charges, no revenue share policy. It just works.

What needs improvement?

Ceph is not a mature product at this time. Guides are misleading and incomplete. You will meet all kind of bugs and errors trying to install the system for the first time. It requires very experienced… more»

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

None. This was a pilot project and it has worked out.

What other advice do I have?

Think twice.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We tried Scality. It is the perfect solution, but was out of budget.
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