Italy’s leading scientific research agency plans to support the re-launched Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Switzerland with an open-standards distributed storage platform built on Dell PowerVault storage and Dell PowerEdge servers.
Education software developer needed a backup solution that offers comprehensive protection of business-critical information and enough storage to manage an ever-increasing amount of data. NetVault Backup software and two DR4100s made the grade.
With the introduction of the Dell Compellent flash-optimized solutions, Dell changed the economics of flash storage and broke the current pricing boundaries. By offering solutions that can provide performance at the capacity and price of a rotating disk, Dell is making flash storage affordable and accessible to a broader segment of the market.
This paper describes the network components that interface with FluidFS to provide a manageable, secure solution for sharing files in both SMB and NFS domains, and discusses best practices for deploying systems where both protocols need to access files simultaneously.