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Is RedHat thinking about Openstack hyper convergence?

Enrico Signoretti of Juku comments:

You probably already know the news: Redhat is acquiring InkTank. InkTank is a small startup that is developing around the opensource file/block/object storage system Ceph, and even if it won’t be a WhatsApp-like deal in terms of money, it will certainly be a game changer in the Openstack landscape. Ceph, yeah!

The acquisition of Inktank was likely a strategic play against the big storage vendors, but the idea of creating a hyper-converged, Red Hat branded OpenStack distro is appealing. Read on for Enrico’s thoughts.

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