Ceph: tickling my geek genes

Haven't heard of Ceph, the open-source distributed petascale storage stack? Well, you've really been missing out. It's not just a filesystem. It's a filesystem, and a striped/replicated block device provider, and a virtualization storage backend, and a cloud object store, and then some.

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Speaking at the 2012 Percona Live MySQL Conference

This year, I have the pleasure of returning to the MySQL Conference & Expo as a speaker. Percona have picked up the torch that O'Reilly had held as the conference organizers, and they're putting together a 3-day conference this year. I am co-presenting a tutorial with Yves Trudeau from Percona.

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