Penguin Computing to deliver scalable enterprise storage for HPC, Big Data and VM
29 Sep 2016 Fremont - Penguin Computing's new enterprise storage offering, FrostByte, is a complete, high-performance storage solution that integrates Penguin's new Scyld FrostByte software with an optimized high-performance storage platform. FrostByte will support multiple open software storage technologies including including Lustre, Ceph, GlusterFS and Swift. First available is FrostByte-L, using Intel's Enterprise Lustre.
Features include the following:
- Entry-level FrostByte is a single rack with 500 TB of highly available storage, delivering up to 18 GB/s and 500K/s metadata ops/s.
- A single FrostByte "Scalable Unit" can deliver up to 15 PB and greater than 500 GB/s in 5 racks.
- Multiple scalable units can be combined to scale up to hundreds of Petabytes and tens of Terabytes/sec of aggregate storage bandwidth.
Penguin takes the worry out of storage management with its world-class support and the FrostByte hardware management feature. FrostByte proactively monitors system health and, in the event of a fault, immediately notifies the system administrator and Penguin Support. With Penguin FrostByte, you can eliminate system down times and make upgrades and recoveries transparent to your users.