FORUMS: list search recent posts

Re: Do we need some kind of metadata controller in a 10 Gbit based shared storage network?

COW Forums : SAN - Storage Area Networks

VIEW ALL   •   ADD A NEW POST   •   PRINT
Respond to this post   •   Return to posts index   •   Read entire thread


Brandon KraemerRe: Do we need some kind of metadata controller in a 10 Gbit based shared storage network?
by on Jun 13, 2012 at 3:09:35 pm

exactly. if you are using a managed volume(s) share via the server itself over say SMB then you do not need to establish a storage area network with metadata controllers.

I would guess that what you propose will work with a limited number of clients with this scenario, but if you go beyond a few clients a SAN will give you a lot better performance but will also require primary and redundant MDCs.


Posts IndexRead Thread 


Current Message Thread:





© 2016 CreativeCOW.net All Rights Reserved
[TOP]