Tag Archive For: ZFS

NAS vs. SAN

Differences between a NAS and a SAN explained

SAN (Storage Area Networks) and NAS (Network-attached Storage) are both network-based storage solutions. These solutions differ but they serve the same purpose – to keep user data safe and accessible. ...

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Senyum OECSS

New Open-E Certified Storage Solution – Meet the ultra-compact and fast SENYUM Supermicro 1U-STR-NVMe

Today, we’d like to introduce you to a high performing storage solution that helped our users to utilize software defined storage in the customer’s environment. Meet the SENYUM Supermicro 1U-STR-NVMe, ...

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Open-E JovianDSS up28

New software update – Open-E JovianDSS up28 now available

Good news! Fresh from our labs – Open-E JovianDSS update 28 is now available for download. Read the article to learn about the impressive list of new features and fixes ...

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Copy-on-write and snapshots

ZFS Essentials – Copy-on-write & snapshots

This article provides information about concepts that stand behind the copy-on-write mechanism as well as snapshots and clones used in the ZFS system. Copy-on-write On predominant number of file systems, ...

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Data Integrity and RAIDZ

ZFS Essentials – Data integrity & RAIDZ

Today we continue the series of articles that aims at presenting the basics of the ZFS. In today’s article we’re further discussing this topic, focusing on the notions of data ...

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Pooled storage

ZFS Essentials – What is pooled storage?

This article is the second part of the ZFS series of articles and this time we would like to focus on the concept of pooled storage and its component parts. ...

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Introduction to ZFS

ZFS Essentials – Introduction to ZFS

This article presents the notion of ZFS and the concepts that underlie it. ZFS stands for Zettabyte File System and is a next generation file system originally developed by Sun ...

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Data risks and countermeasures

Data security risks and Open-E JovianDSS countermeasures

Nowadays, it’s all about the data. Continuous and uninterrupted data availability is a must for all businesses. Unfortunately, there will always be a risk of sudden accidents that can make ...

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Open-E JovianDSS up27

Download now: Open-E JovianDSS up27

We’d like to officially announce that update 27 of the ZFS-based Open-E JovianDSS is now available. In this article we have collected  detailed information on the new features in our ...

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Cluster Split-Brain part 3

Cluster Split-Brain explained [part 3]

As you may remember, part 2 of the cluster Split-Brain article series has been summed up with some questions which will be answered in this post. Read the first part ...

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