Have you ever heard of the write hole with regard to storage? Well trust me you don’t want to – it’s scarier than getting sucked into a black hole and a lot less interesting. If you use BrickStorTM you will never have to worry or hear about it either, because BrickStor’s ZFS eliminates the write hole and silent data corruption.
BrickStor, the scalable storage appliance, is so capable yet so simple. You want your data to be there, you want to get at it quickly and you want to be able to add space when you need it. Well, BrickStor does all of that and it will bring you success with less stress.
BrickStor – Enterprise Data Storage by RackTop
BrickStorTM is a data storage solution that provides the data integrity and protection required by the most conservative of organizations. It simplifies data storage by using the latest computing, network, and disk technology meaning you are taking advantage of the best technology available in the storage market today. Your admins and your customers will appreciate you for choosing BrickStor because it provides amazing performance, simplistic management, and the highest level of protection against data loss and data corruption.
The Power of ZFS
ZFS utilizes the availability of specially selected powerful x86 hardware to implement storage management that previously required specialized hardware. It implements this solution so well it eliminates common problems of standard RAID solutions.
How does it scale?
Well, ZFS stands for Zettabyte File System. A zettabyte is 2 to the power 70 bytes or a billion TB. ZFS uses a 128-bit addressing scheme and it can store 256 quadrillion zettabytes ZFS capacity limits are so far away as to be unimaginable. But if you do want buy that much storage we are willing to take your order and give you a nice discount!
Need increased performance or more storage – it’s as simple as adding on another BrickStor.
Maximium Storage Efficiency
All BrickStor solutions include inline data deduplication and inline data compression. With typical average compression ratios of 1.3 to 1.6 in many implementations you can get a 33% savings immediately just from inline data compression. Why purchase and maintain 24TB of storage when you only need 16TB.
BrickStor offers an impressive set of features all in a turnkey appliance so you can start utilizing it to its fullest potentially straight away.
BrickStor Features and Highlights
- -ZFS-based in-line deduplication
- -Inline Compression
- -End-to-end data integrity
- -CIFS, NFS, iSCSI, FC
- -Block and file based replication
- -Unlimited file size, variable Block Size
- -Inline Antivirus
- -Unlimited snapshots and clones
- -Thin Provisioning and I/O Pooling
- -Integrated Search
- -Hybrid storage pools: SAS, SATA, SSD
- -Cloud ready storage capabilities
- -Tiered Storage mix SAS, SATA, SSD
- -Intuitive Graphical User Interface
- -Open API
Too many features to list
There are just too many features and benefits to include in BrickStor’s baseline configuration. There is no single answer for every storage need and that is why we want you to contact us today. Call us so we can discuss your requirement and propose to you the best value solution for your storage or IT requirement. It’s free to call, so why not?