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Storage Fusion

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Fusion HCI Regional DR with Scale protocol instead of NFSv3

Using NFSv3 across WAN links can be impossible when customers are using IP renaming technology (via VIP and WIPs). The hard dependency on NFSv3 for AFM-DR (regional DR) has been lifted by the Scale team as documented here:
over 1 year ago in Storage Fusion 0 Under review

Migration from CPS

Provide capability for customers to move from legacy CPS hardware to fusion
over 1 year ago in Storage Fusion 2 Not under consideration

Self cooling racks

We run into instances where the DC does not have adequate cooling. We can provide the customer with option of self cooling racks, such as - We ship the stacked racks to the custo...
over 1 year ago in Storage Fusion 1 Not under consideration

Allow manually to set up limits for Daemon pods on Openshift platform

Currently when we perform hot-add on a OCP node, SpectrumScale operator detects that and set that node into "Spectrum scale update" state. That means that all pods will be evicted from that worker, because operator has set that node into cordone s...
12 months ago in Storage Fusion 0 Under review