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FOSDEM 2018
Université libre de Bruxelles, Campus du Solbosch, Avenue Franklin D. Roosevelt 50, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium
3 & 4 February 2018
Investissement et innovation en Pologne : le boom économique, des fonds et des start-up
Ambassade de Pologne 57, rue Saint-Dominique 75007 Paris, France
07. December 2017
4. POLISH-SWISS ROUNDTABLE: Digital Health 2027- How to face customer needs?
Hotel Seedamm Plaza, Seedammstrasse 3, CH-8808 Pfäffikon SZ, Switzerland
22. November 2017, 09:00 till 14:00
Open Nebula Conference 2017 EU
Hotel NH Ventas, Madrid 28028, Spain
October 23-24 2017
IBC Exhibition Europe 2017
RAI, Europaplein 2, 1078 GZ Amsterdam, Netherlands
September 14 til September 19 2017
LizardFS - distributed file system made easy
Brussels
4 - 5.02.2017 13:20 CST
Storage overloaded to smoke? Legolize with LizardFS!
Brussels
4 - 5.02.2017 10:30 CST

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About LizardFS

LizardFS is a distributed, scalable, fault-tolerant and highly available file system. It allows users to combine disk space located on many servers into a single name space which is visible on Unix-like and Windows systems in the same way as other file systems. LizardFS makes files secure by keeping all the data in many replicas spread over available servers. It can be used also to build an affordable storage, because it runs without any problems on commodity hardware.

Disk and server failures are handled transparently without any downtime or loss of data. If storage requirements grow, it’s possible to scale an existing LizardFS installation just by adding new servers - at any time, without any downtime. The system will automatically move some data to newly added servers, because it continuously takes care of balancing disk usage across all connected nodes. Removing servers is as easy as adding a new one.