Red Hat Ceph Storage

Massively scalable storage for Red Hat OpenStack®

    Red Hat® Ceph® Storage is a software-defined storage platform engineered for private cloud architectures, now available exclusively as a combined solution with Red Hat OpenStack® Platform.

    When deployed in connection with OpenStack, Red Hat Ceph Storage enables you to:

    • Provision storage for hundreds of containers or virtual machines.

    • Scale your operations and move to market faster.

    • Bridge the gaps between application development and data science.

    • Gain deeper insights into your data.

    Ceph is also available for other use cases than OpenStack and is now handled by IBM.

    Features & benefits

    Massive scalability

    Scale to unprecedented levels, up to 1 billion objects and beyond, without compromising on performance. Expand or shrink storage clusters with no downtime. Gain the agility you need to get to market faster.

    Simplified installation and operation

    Start faster with dramatically simplified installation. Quickly gain insights from massive amounts of unstructured data with streamlined operation, monitoring, and capacity management.

    Enhanced security and protection

    Safeguard your data from outside threats and hardware failures with integrated data protection and data security features, including client-side and object-level encryption. Easily handle backup and recovery with a single point of control and administration.

    Capabilities for emerging workloads

    Meet the demands of AI/ML, data lake analytics, cloud object storage, and other emerging applications. Deliver storage-as-a-service-like capabilities to data scientists and other data-intensive users.

    Rely on Red Hat

    Our subscriptions come with award-winning support; the industry's largest ecosystem of partners, customers, and experts; hardware certifications; and a connection to open source communities where we source the best features and harden them for our enterprise products.

    Need more support? You can also rely on our Technical Account Managers to help you solve your IT challenges.


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