by on May 1, 2017

Gluster Monthly Newsletter, April 2017

  Release 3.11 has been branched and tagged! More details on the mailing list. http://lists.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-users/2017-April/030764.html   Our weekly community meeting has changed: we’ll be meeting every other week instead of weekly, moving the time to 15:00 UTC, and our agenda is at: https://bit.ly/gluster-community-meetings We hope this means that more people can join us. Kaushal outlines […]

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by on March 31, 2017

Gluster Monthly Newsletter, March 2017

  3.10 Release: If you didn’t already see this, we’ve released Gluster 3.10. Further details on the blog. https://blog.gluster.org/2017/02/announcing-gluster-3-10/   Our weekly community meeting has changed: we’ll be meeting every other week instead of weekly, moving the time to 15:00 UTC, and our agenda is at: https://bit.ly/gluster-community-meetings We hope this means that more people can […]

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by on March 29, 2017

Enhancing & Optimizing Gluster for Container Storage

Containers are designed to run applications and be stateless in nature. This necessitates containerized applications to store data externally on persistent storage. Since applications can be launched at any point in time in a container cloud, the persistent storage shares also need to be dynamically provisioned without any administrative intervention. Gluster has been taking big […]

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by on March 15, 2017

Brick Multiplexing in Gluster 3.10

One of the salient features in Gluster 3.10 goes by the rather boring – and slightly opaque – name of brick multiplexing.  To understand what it is, and why it’s a good thing, read on.

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by on March 1, 2017

FOSDEM 2017 Gluster Talks

This year at FOSDEM, we helped run a Software Defined Storage DevRoom on Sunday, February 5th: For those who weren’t able to make it, we’ve collected the recordings from the event related to Gluster here. GlusterD-2.0 – the next generation of GlusterFS management – Kaushal Madappa https://fosdem.org/2017/schedule/event/glusterd2/ Gluster Features Update – Niels de Vos https://fosdem.org/2017/schedule/event/cephglustercommunity/ […]

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by on February 28, 2017

Further notes on Gluster 3.10 and the direction for Gluster

This release of Gluster ushers in improvements for container storage, hyperconverged storage and scale-out Network Attached Storage (NAS) use cases. These use cases have been the primary focus areas for previous releases over the last 12-18 months and will continue to be the primary focus for the next three planned releases. One of the things […]

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by on February 27, 2017

Announcing Gluster 3.10

Release notes for Gluster 3.10.0 The Gluster community is pleased to announce the release of Gluster 3.10. This is a major Gluster release that includes some substantial changes. The features revolve around, better support in container environments, scaling to larger number of bricks per node, and a few usability and performance improvements, among other bug […]

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by on February 21, 2017

Gluster Monthly Newsletter, January/February 2017

3.10 is at RC1 and is tracking towards a February GA release! Read more about RC1 release — http://lists.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-users/2017-February/030031.html   Find us at Vault next month! http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/vault     Our weekly community meeting has changed: we’ll be meeting every other week instead of weekly, moving the time to 15:00 UTC, and our agenda is at: […]

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by on January 19, 2017

Gluster Community Newsletter, December 2016

Important happenings in Gluster: Come see us at DevConf and FOSDEM! Gluster has a big presence at both DevConf.CZ (https://devconf.cz/schedule.html) as well as FOSDEM! We’ll be exhibiting at FOSDEM with a Gluster stand, and we’ve got an Open Source Software DevRoom. Our schedule for FOSDEM: https://fosdem.org/2017/schedule/track/software_defined_storage/     Our weekly community meeting has changed: we’ll […]

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