Software Defined Storage (SDS) has emerged as a promising, flexible, and accessible solution to ever growing data and storage needs. This book discusses how to use OpenStack Swift as a platform for a SDS system.
This book covers the theory of SDS and Swift and includes many practical resources for deploying and managing your own storage infrastructure. Particular topics covered include: object storage; software defined storage; and installation, integration, maintenance, and tuning of Swift.
About Joe Arnold
Joe Arnold is a co-founder and CEO of SwiftStack, the leader in Software Defined Storage (SDS) and is a significant contributor to the open-source project OpenStack Swift. An innovator in cloud computing infrastructure, Joe built one of the first cloud widely-used cloud platforms-as-a-service (PaaS) on top of Amazon Web Services and has been active in the OpenStack community since 2010.