Chapter 5. Deprecated Functionality

This section provides an overview of functionality that has been deprecated in all minor releases up to this release of Red Hat Ceph Storage.

The Red Hat Storage Console

The Red Hat Storage Console does not support Red Hat Ceph Storage 3. Use the Ansible automation application with the ceph-ansible playbooks to install a Red Hat Storage Ceph cluster. For details, see the Installation Guide for Red Hat Enterprise Linux or Ubuntu.

For cluster monitoring, you can use the Red Hat Ceph Storage Dashboard that provides a monitoring dashboard to visualize the state of a cluster. For details, see the Monitoring Ceph Clusters with Red Hat Ceph Storage Dashboard section in the Administration Guide.

The ceph-installer utility

The ceph-installer utility has been deprecated. ceph-installer is a command line utility to install and configure Ceph using an HTTP REST API.