Distributed file systems News
June 05, 2018
Scality Ring 7.4 file and object storage software takes aim at easing installation and ongoing management, and it adds a lower-cost three-server entry configuration.
April 17, 2018
With a fresh $60 million in funding, Scality CEO Jerome Lecat said he expects the object storage vendor to become profitable within two years. Scality, which launched its Ring object storage in ...
March 30, 2018
The first major release of the open source Gluster distributed file system software since December 2009 takes aim at container integration and storage management improvements for hybrid and ...
November 02, 2017
SwiftStack’s leadership team appreciated being selected a visionary in Gartner’s recent Magic Quadrant for distributed file systems and object storage. The vendor even put out a press release ...
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Lustre is an open source parallel distributed file system (DFS) specialized for large-scale cluster computing. The name is a portmanteau of Linux and cluster. Continue Reading
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Independent backup expert Brien Posey explains what causes Backup Exec error code 0xe0001212 and how to resolve it in this Expert Answer. Continue Reading
The new storage features in RHEV 3.1 not only let you avoid VM downtime, but also increase flexibility needed for cloud provisioning. Continue Reading
Even though DFS is commonly linked to Windows Server, there are several other non-Microsoft options out there as well – and they're free. Continue Reading