Storage OS powered by Illumos vs. Linux. Which is better?

Reading time: 3 minutesThere’s a question which we’re often asked here at Syneto: Isn’t Storage OS powered with Illumos, with the ZFS filesystem comparable to a Linux powered storage system with Logical Volume Manager, RAID protection and the Ext4 filesystem? Frankly, no. And this is not just marketing talk. In this article we’ll study the technical feature differences that set Storage OS apart from a Linux data storage solution. RAIDz There’s a bunch …

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Storage OS 2.10 released; New features, HA clustering and more…

Reading time: 4 minutesIt’s here! What? you ask. Why the latest version of Syneto Storage OS of course. Version 2.10 of Storage OS brings a lot of new features, the addition of High Avalability (HA) clustering and a bunch of fixes. We’ll discuss all this and more in this article. Support for VMware vCenter/ESX 5.1 You already know that Storage OS is the best way to store your VM data, so we always …

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