Chapter 1, Introducing Ceph Storage, here we explore Ceph’s role as storage needs evolve and embrace cloud computing. Also covered are Ceph’s release cycle and history including changes since the first edition of Learning Ceph .
Chapter 2, Ceph Components and Services, a tour through Ceph’s major components and the services they implement. Examples of each service’s use cases are given.
Chapter 3, Hardware and Network Selection, is a comprehensive journey through the maze of hardware choices that one faces when provisioning Ceph infrastructure. While Ceph is highly adaptable to diverse server components, prudent planning can help you optimize your choices for today and tomorrow.
Chapter 4, Planning Your Deployment, is ...