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SUSE Enterprise Storage 5.5 (SES 5 & SES 5.5)

Deployment Guide

Authors: Tomáš Bažant, Jana Haláčková, and Sven Seeberg
Publication Date: 07/04/2021
About This Guide
Available Documentation
Documentation Conventions
About the Making of This Manual
Ceph Contributors
I SUSE Enterprise Storage
1 SUSE Enterprise Storage 5.5 and Ceph
1.1 Ceph Features
1.2 Core Components
1.3 User Privileges and Command Prompts
1.4 Storage Structure
1.5 BlueStore
1.6 Additional Information
2 Hardware Requirements and Recommendations
2.1 Object Storage Nodes
2.2 Monitor Nodes
2.3 Object Gateway Nodes
2.4 Metadata Server Nodes
2.5 Salt Master
2.6 iSCSI Nodes
2.7 Network Recommendations
2.8 Naming Limitations
2.9 OSD and Monitor Sharing One Server
2.10 Minimum Cluster Configuration
2.11 Recommended Production Cluster Configuration
2.12 SUSE Enterprise Storage 5.5 and Other SUSE Products
3 Ceph Admin Node HA Setup
3.1 Outline of the HA Cluster for Ceph Admin Node
3.2 Building HA Cluster with Ceph Admin Node
II Cluster Deployment and Upgrade
4 Deploying with DeepSea/Salt
4.1 Read the Release Notes
4.2 Introduction to DeepSea
4.3 Cluster Deployment
4.4 DeepSea CLI
4.5 Configuration and Customization
5 Upgrading from Previous Releases
5.1 Read the Release Notes
5.2 General Upgrade Procedure
5.3 Encrypting OSDs during Upgrade
5.4 Upgrade from SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (DeepSea Deployment) to 5
5.5 Upgrade from SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (ceph-deploy Deployment) to 5
5.6 Upgrade from SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (Crowbar Deployment) to 5
5.7 Upgrade from SUSE Enterprise Storage 3 to 5
6 Backing Up the Cluster Configuration
6.1 Back Up Ceph COnfiguration
6.2 Back Up Salt Configuration
6.3 Back Up DeepSea Configuration
7 Customizing the Default Configuration
7.1 Using Customized Configuration Files
7.2 Modifying Discovered Configuration
III Installation of Additional Services
8 Installation of Services to Access your Data
9 Ceph Object Gateway
9.1 Object Gateway Manual Installation
10 Installation of iSCSI Gateway
10.1 iSCSI Block Storage
10.2 General Information about lrbd
10.3 Deployment Considerations
10.4 Installation and Configuration
10.5 Exporting RADOS Block Device Images using tcmu-runner
11 Installation of CephFS
11.1 Supported CephFS Scenarios and Guidance
11.2 Ceph Metadata Server
11.3 CephFS
12 Installation of NFS Ganesha
12.1 Preparation
12.2 Example Installation
12.3 High Availability Active-Passive Configuration
12.4 More Information
13 Exporting Ceph Data via Samba
13.1 Export CephFS via Samba Share
A Documentation Updates
A.1 The Latest Documentation Update
A.2 October, 2018 (Documentation Maintenance Update)
A.3 November, 2017 (Maintenance Update)
A.4 October, 2017 (Release of SUSE Enterprise Storage 5)

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