Gluster Spotlight: Integration Nation

This week’s spotlight will be all about software integrated with storage services. GFAPI has opened the floodgates for this type of integration with GlusterFS. In this spotlight, we’ll hear from people who have been actively working on integrations with Apache CloudStack, Pydio, and OpenNebula. Hear about how they integrated with GlusterFS and they would suggest […]

Deploying Pydio in AWS with GlusterFS

(This was originally published at the pyd.io web site) Introduction Deploying Pydio in a highly-demanding environment (lots of users, tons of documents) to achieve a dropbox-like server at scale requires a solid and elastic architecture. As a distributed file-system and software-defined storage, GlusterFS is a low-cost way of providing robust storage architecture on standard hardware. […]

Vote for Gluster-related OpenStack Summit Talks

Here are the Gluster-related abstracts that have been submitted for the OpenStack Summit in May in Atlanta. Check them out and vote! Use Case: OpenStack + GlusterFS on TryStack.org “The Gluster community has made huge strides to support backing an openstack installation’s storage with GlusterFS. TryStack.org has implimented GlusterFS as it’s storage backend. In this […]

Citrix and Harvard FASRC Join Gluster Community; Board Expands

Citrix, Harvard University FASRC and long-time contributors join the Gluster Community Board to drive the direction of open software-defined storage February 5, 2014 – The Gluster Community, the leading community for open software-defined storage, announced today two new organizations have signed letters of intent to join: Citrix, Inc. and Harvard University’s Faculty of Arts and […]

Gluster Cloud Night Amsterdam

Join us on March 4 for the Gluster Community seminar and learn how to improve your storage. This half day seminar brings you in-depth presentations, use cases, demos and developer content presented by Gluster Community experts. REGISTRATION Register today for this free half-day seminar and reserve your seat since spaces are limited. Click here to […]

Gluster Spotlight on James Shubin: Puppet-Gluster, Vagrant and GlusterFS Automation

***UPDATE: Due to weather-related flight cancelations and rebooking, we had to push this back to Thursday, January 23, at noon PST/3pm EST/20:00 GMT*** James Shubin is known in the Gluster community for his work on the Puppet-Gluster module. Recently, he’s begun to create powerful cocktails of Puppet and Vagrant to create recipes for automated Gluster […]

GlusterFS 3.5 Beta + GlusterFest Weekend

The first GlusterFS 3.5 Beta is here! See what features made it in over at the 3.5 planning page. Here are some of the marquee features: File Snapshot Quota Scalability Brick Failure Detection On-wire Compression and Decompression Disk Encryption With this first beta, we’ll have the next weekend GlusterFest! We’ll kick it off on Friday, […]