By Sayan Saha, Sr. Manager, Product Management, Storage & Data Business, Red Hat.
Last week Red Hat announced the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux Atomic Host – a host environment optimized to run containerized applications with a minimal footprint. Red Hat Enterprise Linux Atomic Host is designed to simplify maintenance using image-based update and rollback and includes orchestration toolsets such as Kubernetes for managing containers across a cluster of hosts. The new Red Hat Enterprise Linux Atomic Host inherits the industry-leading hardware ecosystem, reliability, stability and security the industry has come to expect from Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
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Come join us at the Ceph support Wiki. Because it’s a Wiki, you get to contribute! And, even more, you get to benefit from a good variety of articles and tutorials, such as the tutorial on how to create versionable and fault-tolerant storage devices with Ceph and VirtualBox.
What’s it all about?
The cloud is quickly becoming commonplace. It’s on our phones, our laptops and workstations. Smart appliances are tapping into it. So it makes sense that the enterprise is seeing a move on the part of both apps and users to move their data to the cloud, whether they are aware of the consequences or not.
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Red Hat’s Greg Kleiman, director of storage and big data, meets up at Strata+Hadoop World 2015 with Brandon Draeger, director of marketing and strategy, big data solutions at Intel, and David Tishgart, director of marketing at Cloudera to discuss what interesting new trends they are seeing at the show. One revelation in particular will be most surprising…see the video
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Strata+Hadoop World 2015 is underway in San Jose, CA and Red Hat Storage is on the scene. Today, Brian Chang chats with Greg Kleiman, director of storage and big data at Red Hat, to learn what news Greg is expecting to hear at the show and also what Red Hat is up to. Watch the video or read on for a summary.
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This blog post comes to us from Sayan Saha, Sr. Manager, Product Management, Storage & Data Business, Red Hat. In it, Sayan explores how Red Hat Storage’s server solutions are evolving and adapting to the needs of today’s businesses. Read on!
Red Hat released an update of it’s Storage Server product based on the upstream GlusterFS project in mid-January. It was the most significant update release after the General Availability of Red Hat Storage Server 3.0 in October 2014. Red Hat Storage Server 3.0 update 3 (a.k.a RHSS 3.0.3) delivered a broad set of functionality building upon the major release of the Storage Server 3.0.
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by Steve Watt, Chief Architect, Big Data, Red Hat
Red Hat and Continuum Analytics are pleased to announce a new solution that allows customers to deploy PySpark on top of Red Hat Storage GlusterFS. If you’re attending Strata, you are encouraged to swing by the Red Hat Booth to grab a solution brief that describes how the solution is put together and how you can set it up. However, for those of you that are not at Strata, here’s the overview — and be sure to check out the technology brief, here.
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Continuing the discussion, Brian Chang and Irshad Raihan of Red Hat discuss the challenges of Big Data in today’s marketplace. They examine the barriers to Big Data success and explore Red Hat’s five pillars to open the possibilities of Big Data. Namely that it should be open, agile, enterprise-ready, cloud-ready, and cost-effective. And you’ll hear how these pillars, in combination with Red Hat’s collaborations with leading vendors such as Intel, Cloudera, Hortonworks, Cisco, Dell, SAP, and Splunk, create a powerfully effective combination focused on delivering optimized, holistic, innovative customer solutions that can translate into tangible, long-term benefits.
Join Brian Chang and Irshad Raihan, both of Red Hat, as they discuss Big Data, from the challenges involved in the capture, manipulation, and use of Big Data – complicated by the multiple persons involved in Big Data, from Data Center Operators to App Developers, all of whom have their own needs and interests – to the lifecycle of Big Data and Red Hat’s commitment to building customer solutions that are open, agile, enterprise-ready, cloud-ready, and cost-effective. Hear how Red Hat not only proactively identifies immediate customer challenges, but also anticipates challenges customers have not yet recognized all with the goal of proactively delivering innovative customer solutions that open the possibilities of Big Data. And learn about the strategic partnerships that Red Hat has invested in to enable the most value to our joint customers.
Did you know about the Ceph support Wiki? A wide range of articles and resources await, including this one we’ve included, below. But it’s a wiki, so you get to contribute! Head on over and join us at…
…and be part of the conversation.
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According to Irshad Raihan of Red Hat Big Data, “When you’ve got a ton of sensitive data, both enterprise data as well as customer data that’s sitting out there, outside of your organizations boundaries, and you’ve not really got a single security or governance model to govern that data, you’ve got a huge problem.” But how can CIOs manage this growing problem? And how can Red Hat help? Come listen to Brian Chang of Red Hat interview Irshad Raihan as they examine the growing issue of Cloud sprawl.
We’ve got a new Storage Tutorial, once again featuring predictions from the team here at Red Hat Storage, and this time featuring a newcomer to our video series. Read on for more details about what’s in the video, then keep scrolling to see the video itself!
For OpenStack, 2014 was a year of consolidation. So says Neil Levine, Red Hat director of product management for Ceph. As companies rose up to create solutions for OpenStack, and their solutions saw heavy adoption at enterprises worldwide, larger players – like, say, Red Hat – acquired them to enhance and expand their portfolio of offerings.
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In today’s Storage Tutorial, Brian chats with Red Hat’s Paul Cuzner of the storage business unit. Paul has been focused on finding new ideas and strategies where Red Hat Storage can make a difference for customers and, most recently, has spent time working with Splunk. Watch the video below to find out just how Paul and Red Hat work with customers to make the most of Splunk and their storage, but we’ve broken down one salient bit for you right here…keep reading!
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