DreamHost Debuts Open Source Cloud Storage Service

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http://www.thevarguy.com – The open source channel’s answer to proprietary cloud solutions has become more compelling with the announcement of a new object storage service from DreamHost that offers full compatibility with other popular APIs. It already has some open source partners talking. Here’s why. The new service, called DreamObjects, is based on Ceph, the open source distributed storage system. It will compete with proprietary alternatives such as Rackspace (NYSE: RAX) Cloud Files and Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) S3. Open Source Integration DreamHost developers are placing heavy emphasis on the benefits stem (IT news)