STORAGE

This category includes topics explaining the installation and configuration of various storage softwares.

DriveSync - Synchronize Local Files with Google Drive from Linux

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DriveSync is a command line utility that synchronizes the local files in your computer with Google Drive. It provides a simple and efficient method to keep your files organized and backup them to be accessed remotely. Features Download remote files [...]

How to Setup OwnCloud 9 on Debian 8 Using Nginx with Https

OwnCloud is an open source file sync & share software for everyone operating the free OwnCloud Server edition, to large enterprises and service providers operating the OwnCloud Enterprise Subscription. It provides a safe, secure, and compliant file synchronization and sharing solution. We [...]

How To Create Ceph Storage Cluster on Ubuntu 16.04

Ceph is one of the most exciting open source storage technologies to come out in recent years. Scalable to exabytes, and extendable to multiple datacenters, the Ceph developers have made it easy for System Administrators and Infrastructure Architects to deploy [...]

Install and Configure GlusterFS in CentOS 7 on AArch64

This article explains the process of installing and configuring CentOS 7 with GlusterFS on AArch64. GlusterFS is an open source and scale-out filesystem which combines multiple storage servers using Infiband or TCP and makes one large network filesystem. Requirements To configure [...]

Understanding Ceph - An Open Source Distributed Storage Platform

Ceph is software based, distributed storage platform which runs on commodity hardware. In order to understand the efficiency of Ceph, lets first see what is commodity hardware. Commodity computers are hardware components developed by multiple vendors, incorporating hardware components based [...]

Howto - Setup Iscsi Initiator Equallogic Target On Linux

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We are using Dell Equallogic HIT/KIT 1.2.0 version to configure iscsi target on CentOS 6.2. You can download and install the host integration tool from equallogic website. Query host kit installation [root@centos /]# rpm -qa | grep -i equ equallogic-host-tools-1.2.0-1.epa.el6.x86_64 [...]