internetnews.com: Building a Better Filesystem For Linux
Aug 26, 2004, 19:45 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Singer)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"A new operating system filesystem is expected to inject new
life into Linux's ability to search files, documents, e-mails and
contacts more efficiently.
"Oakland, Calif.-based Namesys (short for Naming System Venture)
took the wraps off the latest version of its ReiserFS for licensing
this week. Dubbed Reiser4, the so-called 'Atomic Filesystem for
Linux' posted benchmarks Monday showing it is 2 to 5 five times
faster than the previous versions..."