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documentation.suse.com / SUSE Enterprise Storage 5.5 Documentation / Deployment Guide / SUSE Enterprise Storage
Applies to SUSE Enterprise Storage 5.5 (SES 5 & SES 5.5)

Part I SUSE Enterprise Storage

  • 1 SUSE Enterprise Storage 5.5 and Ceph
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5.5 is a distributed storage system designed for scalability, reliability and performance which is based on the Ceph technology. A Ceph cluster can be run on commodity servers in a common network like Ethernet. The cluster scales up well to thousands of servers (later on refe…

  • 2 Hardware Requirements and Recommendations
  • The hardware requirements of Ceph are heavily dependent on the IO workload. The following hardware requirements and recommendations should be considered as a starting point for detailed planning.

  • 3 Ceph Admin Node HA Setup
  • Ceph admin node is a Ceph cluster node where the Salt master service is running. The admin node is a central point of the Ceph cluster because it manages the rest of the cluster nodes by querying and instructing their Salt minion services. It usually includes other services as well, for example the …