How to deploy a multi-node Ceph cluster using Vagrant

CephOne of the 50+ available cloud providers Storage Made Easy supports is Ceph, a distributed object storage based software storage platform. A number of our customers currently use Storage Made Easy to provide file share and sync capabilities to their end users with Ceph as their backend storage.

When integrating with Ceph, SME currently uses its S3 compatible interface through its Rados Gateway (RADOSGW) (see the picture below), which was a perfect fit, since we support a number of clouds that present such interfaces. However, recently, we have begun to evaluate building a connector using Ceph’s lower level APIs through Librados.

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My Favourite Feature: Document Search & Tag

Hi, my name is Javier and I am a Software Tester at Storage Made Easy. My favourite feature is probably the Document Search & Tag. Depending on my test task, I tend to upload plenty of files within different directories. The Document Search feature allows me to quickly and easily find specific files by simply searching a phrase as well as setting a search criteria, which you can see in the screenshot below.

SME File Manager Search Options

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My Favourite Feature: Zoho Web Editing & Preview Documents

Hi, my name is Antoine and I am working in the sales department for Storage Made Easy. One of my tasks is to generate leads. In order to follow up our prospects, I gather all the information that I get during this process on an excel spread sheet. My favourite feature that aids me in doing this is editing documents through SME file manager, which integrates the Zoho office web editor. Continue reading →

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