InfiniStor: Scalable Cross-Platform Cluster File System with Rich-Features
SESSION: Storage II
EVENT TYPE: Exhibitor Forum
TIME: 1:30PM - 2:00PM
ABSTRACT: InfiniStor is distributed cluster storage system for large scale storage services needs. In this talk, we will discuss what Cloud Scale Storage should be and needs. We identified five fundamental issued must be considered and provide answers: Performance, Scalability, Fault Resilience & Self Healing, Cloud Storage Services Support, and advanced features. We will try to answer how we approached to the five issues.
Then, we will briefly introduce the InfiniStor V.2.0: Its Architecture, Its Features, and implementations. Especially, we will discuss how we support POSIX-API, WebDAV, and Cross-Platform Parallel NFS all together at the same time. Advanced Features that Cloud Storage Services should provide will be introduced. Current features include DeDuplications, Snapshot, Tiered Storage Management, Hybrid Disk Optimizations, Remote Mirroring & Sync and more. Finally, we will briefly discuss difficulties wer experienced during the development and introduce our roadmap for the next 12 Months.