EnterpriseStorageForum: Opening Up Clustered File Systems
Oct 18, 2005, 22:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)
"Open source continues to make inroads into enterprise storage,
and its latest route is clustered file systems.
"Red Hat and Oracle have both been active in the open source
clustered file system space recently.
"Oracle recently open-sourced its clustered file system (CFS 2).
Red Hat has issued a number of announcements for its Global File
System (GFS), which it acquired when it purchased Sistina in 2003
and open-sourced in 2004. HP, EMC, Network Appliance and even
Oracle are among those that have been mentioned in Red Hat press
releases as vendors that have verified GFS as a supported file
system for enterprise storage solutions..."