Parallel file system
- November 16, 2017
One startup's 'Google-style' software-defined storage upgrade features 'table stakes,' such as volume mirroring for disaster recovery and support for Mac and Windows clients.
- June 07, 2017
To consolidate storage, Van Andel Institute chose DataDirect Networks' GRIDScaler GS7K parallel file system arrays and WOS object platform for active archiving.
- November 16, 2016
Seagate claims the ClusterStor 300N system achieves 16 Gbps per box and 112 Gbps per 42U rack, with Nytro intelligence accelerating I/O workloads up to 1,000%.
- November 09, 2016
DDN Lustre file storage adds multi-level security to Lustre, and it announced IME240 NVMe flash is available on 2U commodity hardware or as software-only.
- November 18, 2015
Seagate storage expanded its HPC reach with the introduction of a higher performing Lustre-based system, a new product supporting IBM's Spectrum Scale and an archive object store.
- July 09, 2012
IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS) and DataDirect Networks disk arrays power NCSA’s iForge HPC service for private sector industry partners.
- May 27, 2011
IBM brings out HPC storage system based on hardware from OEM partner NetApp; Xiotech launches turnkey system for Citrix VDI storage; Dell adds QLogic converged adapters; more news.
- November 10, 2010
Panasas tackles high-performance computing (HPC) with PAS 12 parallel file system storage device that scales to 400 TB and 1.5 Gbps performance per 40U system.
- May 20, 2010
Hewlett-Packard adds DataDirect Networks' HPC scale-out SAN to its Unified Cluster Portfolio; SGI adds three storage systems from OEM partner LSI; 3PAR releases e-discovery software.
- December 03, 2009
Scale Computing's scale-out multiprotocol storage still has yet to add some features on the enterprise storage checklist, but users say the system's price and expandability swayed them.
- November 14, 2008
Many global parallel file systems rely on NFS for batch computing. But the NFS protocol has high overhead, which limits its use with I/O-intensive applications. For that reason, many HPC centers prefer Lustre, which provides parallel I/O to file ...
- August 13, 2008
Parallel NFS is still in the process of being ratified, but some users and VARs are already hoping the new standard will ease VMware I/O woes over Ethernet.
- March 18, 2008
A need for greater storage scalability led online desktop service provider Sapotek to replace its Dell AX100i system with Sun's Thumper server and ZFS file system.
- April 05, 2006
Pixar switched out NetApp NAS filers for an Ibrix parallel file system during the making of Cars.
- June 23, 2005
A consortium of universities in Canada selected HP's scalable file system over similar products from IBM, Sun and SGI as part of a $20M IT upgrade.