Use Ceph for OpenStack Environment / Ambedded was founded in 2013 with the talented team experienced in ARM based software defined storage appliance design and manufacture.

Ambedded Use Ceph for OpenStack Environment Introduction. Ambedded was founded in 2013 with the talented team experienced in ARM based software defined storage appliance design and manufacture.. Ambedded offers Ceph storage solution to the market, including Ceph storage Appliance on ARM microservers and SUSE Enterprise Storage Appliance on ARM microservers. In addition to Ceph solution, Ambedded also offers comprehensive Ceph software support to the customer, to help the unexperienced users to adopt this new technology without hesitations.

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Ceph offers RBD, CephFS and object storage for OpenStack environment.

Use Ceph for OpenStack Environment

Ceph is the most popular choice for OpenStack backend storage solution. It is an extensively scalable, available, and cost-effective cloud solution, comparing to the expensive, unable to scale-out storage.


OpenStack Cinder block driver uses Ceph RBD to provide block storage for VM images and volumes. OpenStack is one of the widespread use cases of Mars 400 ceph appliance.

Using Ceph for OpenStack has a proven record in large scale deployment. Ceph provides block, object, and file system storage for various applications on top of the OpenStack platform.

CHT Telecom use Ceph as backend storage for their Openstack IAAS.

A use case of telecom customer owns their OpenStack Cloud for both internal private cloud and external public cloud service. The customer uses the Cinder API to connect Mars 400 & Mars 200 Ceph RBD. OpenStack uses Ceph RBD to provide the VM image and data volume storage services.
Initially, the customer uses only three Mars 200 with HDD OSD to provide OpenStack RBD service via Cinder API.
Each Mars 200 connects to two units of 10Gb top of rack switches via four 10Gbps networks.
One year later, the Ceph cluster expands to three Mars 200 (HDD pool) plus five Mars 400 (SSD pool), to offer the RBD to customer's OpenStack cloud.
With the advantages of easy to scale out, manage, upgrade, maintain, and low power consumption, the telecom customer is happy for using Mars 200 & Mars 400 Ceph appliance for their OpenStack cloud service.

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CHT Telecom SDDC with Ambedded SDS Ceph Storage : CHT Telecom SDDC introduction, using Ceph storage as their backend storage



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Ambedded Use Ceph for OpenStack Environment Introduction

Ambedded Technology Co., LTD. is Taiwan supplier and manufacturer in Distributed cloud storage and computing provider. Ambedded has been offering our customers high quality Ceph cluster, Ceph storage appliance, SUSE Enterprise Storage, ARM Storage, Kubernetes Storage, Software-Defined Storage, ARM server, SUSE 3 years Subscription, Distributed storage on ARM, Start ceph cluster in 3x 1U chassis since 2013. With both advanced technology and 20 years experience, Ambedded always make sure to meet each customer's demand.