Web-scale applications are designed to run on dozens, if not thousands, of small commodity servers, which expect direct-attached storage. As a result storage performance and capacity is directly tied to the purchase of more compute (servers). Over time almost every scale-out cluster ends up with either too much capacity or too much compute, wasting data center floor space, power and budget. Read more…
Disaggregated Hadoop Clusters – DriveScale Briefing Notedrivescale2018-08-17T06:02:01+00:00
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