With an easy, self-guided, hands-on tutorial


The Red Hat® Ceph Storage Test Drive lab on Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides you with a free hands-on experience. You'll be able to explore and experience the product’s features with the Enterprise version of Ceph. The test drive is set up in short and easy-to-follow modules, each describing a key function of the Ceph cluster.

Register once and receive access to multiple lab modules covering various scenarios, including:

  • Deploying a Ceph cluster in less than 10 minutes
  • Setting up block storage in Ceph
  • Setting up S3 object storage in Ceph
  • Using erasure coded and replication storage pools
  • Typical management tasks in a Ceph cluster
  • Runing a MySQL database on Ceph

The Red Hat Ceph Test Drive lab is running 3 hours once started. The environment is paid for by Red Hat and is intended for educational and demonstration purposes only.

Terms & Conditions
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