[Gluster-users] A year's worth of Gluster

Franco Broi franco.broi at iongeo.com
Mon Dec 8 01:43:28 UTC 2014

On Fri, 2014-12-05 at 14:22 +0000, Kiebzak, Jason M. wrote: 
> May I ask why you chose to go with 4 separate bricks per server rather than one large brick per server?

Each brick is a JBOD with 16 disks running RAIDZ2. Just seemed more
logical to keep the bricks and ZFS filesystems confined to physical
hardware units, ie I could disconnect a brick and move it to another

> Thanks
> Jason
> -----Original Message-----
> From: gluster-users-bounces at gluster.org [mailto:gluster-users-bounces at gluster.org] On Behalf Of Franco Broi
> Sent: Thursday, December 04, 2014 7:56 PM
> To: gluster-users at gluster.org
> Subject: [Gluster-users] A year's worth of Gluster
> 1 DHT volume comprising 16 50TB bricks spread across 4 servers. Each server has 10Gbit Ethernet.
> Each brick is a ZOL RADIZ2 pool with a single filesystem.

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