CEPH: Solution setup

Understand how CEPH works.
Private session

This training is available in a private or personalized format. It can be provided in one of our training centres or at your offices. Call one of our consultants of submit a request online.

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  • Duration: 3 days
  • Regular price: On request

Course outline

Duration : 3 days


System administrators


Linux administration knowledge (shell commands)


  • You will understand Ceph storage way of working
  • You will be able to deploy and operate a Ceph platform
  • You will ne able to use Ceph functionalities


  • Project history
  • Concepts & components
  • rados
  • RBD
  • cephFS
  • PGs/pools
  • Hardware setup
  • journal
  • cache tiering
Deploying Ceph
  • ceph-deploy
  • monitors & osds
  • radosGW
  • MDS
  • CRUSH map
  • configuration
  • replication / erasure coding
  • Cephx (authentication & authorization)
  • Calamari (administration web interface)
Using Ceph
  • pools management (admin)
  • user management (admin)
  • rados (object storage)
  • radosGW (swift / S3)
  • RBD (blocs – VMs)
  • cephFS
  • Cluster monitoring
  • Incident management
  • process management
  • OSD replacement
  • Adding/deleting nodes
  • Server maintenance / machine maintenance
  • Upgrade
Going further...
  • Ceph Enterprise benefits
  • Ceph and OpenStack

Surround yourself with the best

Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Trainer and Desktop Application Consultant
Renowned as an educational expert in the IT and office technology field who has accumulated more than 25 years of experience, Pierre-Édouard is first and foremost passionate about human capital.
Marc Maisonneuve
Marc Maisonneuve
Trainer and Professional Efficiency Consultant
Frédéric Paradis
Frédéric Paradis
Certified Trainer and Cloud Architect
As a certified Microsoft trainer, Frédéric describes himself as a Cloud magician who easily navigates the mythical space between technology and reality.
Virginie Louis
Virginie Louis
Efficiency Trainer, Facilitator and Spatial Intelligence Consultant
Virginie sees herself first and foremost as a facilitator: she strays from the standard training to provide solutions that are adapted to her clients’ realities and objectives.
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