OpenStack Object Storage with Swift

OpenStack Object Storage with Swift Swift is the part of OpenStack responsible for the object storage. Swift is designed to store files, videos, web content, backups, images, virtual machine snapshots and other unstructured data at large scale with high availability. It allows you to save files that can be accessed from everywhere (a bit like […]

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Object Storage vs Traditional Storage

Comparing Block Storage vs Object Storage Block storage devices are typically represented a raw disks or volumes and are attached in some manner to a server instance. Applications store files through the operating system, which splits files into evenly-sized chucks, or blocks, of data. When an application needs access to a file, the operating system […]

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Next-Generation AgileCLOUD – Object Storage

Next-Generation AgileCLOUD Object Storage is a system for storing data as objects, rather than using a traditional file system or block device. Object storage is designed to be highly available, highly scalable, and broadly accessible over HTTP. Features: Highly available – 3x replication of data (within a region) Highly scalable – Stores millions of objects, […]

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