DHTbd: a reliable block-based storage system for high performance clusters

Parisis, George, Xylomenos, George and Apostolopoulos, Theodore (2011) DHTbd: a reliable block-based storage system for high performance clusters. Published in: Proceedings of the 11th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid); Newport Beach, CA, USA; 23-26 May 2011. 392-401. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ISBN 9781457701290

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Abstract

Large, reliable and efficient storage systems are becoming increasingly important in enterprise environments. Our research in storage system design is oriented towards the exploitation of commodity hardware for building a high performance, resilient and scalable storage system. We present the design and implementation of DHTbd, a general purpose decentralized storage system where storage nodes support a distributed hash table based interface and clients are implemented as in-kernel device drivers. DHTbd, unlike most storage systems proposed to date, is implemented at the block device level of the I/O stack, a simple yet efficient design. The experimental evaluation of the proposed system demonstrates its very good I/O performance, its ability to scale to large clusters, as well as its robustness, even when massive failures occur.

Item Type: Conference Proceedings
Schools and Departments: School of Engineering and Informatics > Informatics
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA0075 Electronic computers. Computer science
Depositing User: Georgios Angelos Parisis
Date Deposited: 05 Nov 2013 14:15
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2017 11:23
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/46932
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