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introduction to ceph

Introducing Ceph Storage

What is Ceph? Ceph is an open source, distributed, object store designed to provide excellent performance, reliability and scalability. Through the use of Controlled Replication under Scalable Hashing (CRUSH) algorithm,… Read more »

lvm layout

Introduction to LVM on Linux

According to, LVM stands for Logical Volume Manager, a tool for logical volume management which includes allocating disks, striping, mirroring and resizing logical volumes. The diagram above shows the… Read more »

Ubuntu – Install snmpd Agent

Here is a guide to install snmpd agent on an Ubuntu 14 Instance. Update the packages and install snmpd agent

Edit the snmpd.conf file

Add a view

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