Inktank Announces Longterm Support for Ceph Data Platform

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http://www.thevarguy.com – In the open source world, you know your software project is a success when users start asking for less frequent releases with more predictable support cycles. It’s a sign your product has matured and is ready for prime-time production use. And that’s the point Ceph, the open source distributed storage platform, seems to have hit, with the introduction of longterm support from Inktank. Here are the details. Ceph, which is governed by the GNU Lesser General Public License, is freely available, open source software. But Inktank, a company launched earlier this year by Ceph creator Sag (IT news)