Inktank Gets $13.4M For Cloud Storage Technology

Los Angeles-based Inktank, the developer of the open source, massively parallel, distributed file system Ceph, has added $13.4M into its coffers, according to a regulatory filing by the firm Friday. The filing says the funding--in the form of a debt round--came from four investors. Details on the investment have not yet been announced by the company. Inktank, which is a spinout of Dreamhost, has been developing the Ceph distributed file system for Linux, which is used to deliver high performance, distributed storage for open cloud systems like OpenStack and CloudStack. More information »