CFS to integrate Lustre with ZFS

Today Cluster File Systems, Inc. (CFS), announced that the open source Lustre network file system will start using Sun’s open source OpenSolaris ZFS disk file system on Lustre servers running Linux operating systems. For the inside scoop, check out Marc Hamilton’s Blog.
Lustre is a leading HPC file system, running on more than 50 percent of the 30 biggest computers in the world. Sun Microsystems’ OpenSolaris ZFS file system contains revolutionary scalability, storage management and robustness enhancements that are ideally suited for use on Lustre servers, which handle 100’s of GigaBytes per second in I/O coming from clusters with many 10,000’s of client systems, hundreds of servers and petabytes of storage. Full Story


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FlexRex began his life as a cartoon character I created a Sun Microsystems. As the world's first "fictional blogger," he appeared in numerous parody films that made fun of the whole work-from-home thing. Somewhere along the line, the Sun IT department adopted FlexRex as their spokesman in a half-dozen security awareness films for employees. So when I left Sun recently, I started FlexRex Communications, a Marketing company in Portland, Oregon.

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