Wednesday, February 24, 2016

[Links of they day] 24/02/2016: cluster file system, Disks, death and datacenters

  • Disks for Data Centers : google research paper on the place of "legacy" storage system in current and future datacenter. Its all about the use case and RoI. 
  • How To Kill A Supercomputer : Dirty Power, Cosmic Rays, and Bad Solder
  • BeeGFS : parallel cluster file system formerly known as FhGFS is going full open source. An alternative to Lustre , however I wonder how it will really fair with Ceph improvement