What are your views on NFSv4 (with the various extensions)? And, do you think it will be the next disruptive storage...
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technology? Will v4 be the end of iSCSI and FC from a server/client-storage interconnect?
My opinion is that NFSv4 is a significant upgrade of a major standard. It will be most important as a way for Linux servers to share data but I don't think it is disruptive the way Clayton Christensen originally defined the term and NFSv4 is not likely to create new cost/performance trajectories. Also, it will not impact storing level TCP/IP implementations like iSCSI. NFSv4 is for filing, not storing. Regards,
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