Part 1: How Does Datera Compare to Ceph Storage?

At the OpenStack Summit in Boston Datera presented the Elastic Data Fabric. Here’s how it compares to Ceph Storage. First, both solutions are “software defined storage”. If we think about the components that make up a commodity server: Processor, Network, and Media. A commodity server can be competitive with custom designed storage platforms. The ability to leverage the benefits of these commodity servers to build a storage large scale system is undeniably the future.