Percona Live: Open Source Database Performance Conference - Amsterdam 2016 Logo

October 3-5, 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Karan Singh

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Karan Singh

Sr. Storage Architect, Red Hat


Karan Singh is working as senior storage architect at Red Hat based in Finland. At Red Hat his responsibilities include designing, implementing and testing various reference architectures, performance and sizing guides based on Ceph. He is deeply involved in Ceph performance evaluation across wide range workloads and industry standard hardware from different providers. Karan has been working with OpenStack, Ceph, DevOps tools and helped building multiple IaaS clouds at CSC-IT Center for Science where he worked before Red Hat. Karan enjoys writing and has authored a few titles on Ceph Learning Ceph : Ceph Cookbook : He devotes a part of his time to R&D and learning new technologies. When not working on Ceph and OpenStack, Karan can be found working with emerging technologies or automating stuffs. He loves writing about technologies and is an avid blogger at


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We believe in hands-on experience and it becomes more awesome when it comes for FREE and easy to setup. Join us in this quick demo session about Red Hat Storage Test Drive platform where you can spin up all needed resources in AWS cloud. This platform provides you free self paced instructions + cloud resources on setting up Red Hat Ceph Storage cluster and running Percona MySQL server workload on... [read more]
5 October 11:20 AM - 12:10 PM at St. Gallen
OpenStack is getting popularity among various industry segments for providing both internal and external IT services. Counting on OpenStack user survey, Ceph is the #1 and the most loved storage backend for providing persistent block storage service through OpenStack Cinder. As developers build new applications, and repatriate old workloads, they are quickly discovering the need to provide... [read more]