Globus for ceph

Globus connectors enable a uniform interface for accessing, moving, and sharing across a diverse set of storage systems.

Globus for CEPH

Use Globus to transform your Ceph storage infrastructure by providing a unified interface for a storage service with object, block, and file interfaces from a single cluster built from commodity hardware components. The Ceph Connector enables use of a Globus data access interface on an Ceph storage system, via the Ceph Object Gateway.

Why Globus for Ceph?

  • Manage your research data with ease: With Globus for Ceph you can easily move and share files of any size (including petabytes) between ceph and other systems, e.g. HPC centers, local clusters, or your laptop.

  • Share data instantly: Simply click and share your files with collaborators using their existing institutional login or email—no need for them to request a separate account.

  • Streamline administration: Simplify user access to tape storage while ensuring control and visibility into how your users access and store their data.

  • Get more from your ceph storage investment: By making data management and collaboration easier for your researchers, your organization derives greater value from your tape storage.

Key Features

  • Use and manage storage with the single, intuitive interface your researchers already know.
  • Move data fast between your tape storage and other resources in your storage ecosystem.
  • Easily automate data movement into and out of storage for DR backups, data archives, and more.