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Namespace

In computer languages, the context in which a term can have only a single meaning. For example, two files may not have the same name within a directory. In this case, the directory forms the namespace for the files.
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Data ONTAP GX has been very impressive, with huge data throughput, a single global namespace scalable to multiple petabytes, no client-side software requirements, and ease of moving data between controllers and/or storage tiers.
Let's replay the scenario with a global namespace solution in place (see Fig.
Cost-effective Scalability - By combining SSDs with either SAS or SATA drives, Isilon's new products deliver increased performance for namespace operations without significant cost implications.
A namespace is a logical layer that is inserted between clients (users and applications) and file systems.
The growth of unstructured file data now requires most enterprises to deploy advanced file management capabilities, including global namespace controls," said Brad O'Neill, senior analyst, Taneja Group.
NeoPath's SMARTtouch Software continues to deliver unparalleled namespace virtualization and customization, the industry's safest file migration, real-time file characterization and analysis, policy-based file management and easy installation.
The IBRIX Fusion(TM) software suite, comprised of a single namespace parallel file system, a scalable volume manager, high availability features, and a comprehensive management interface, is the most scalable, economical, multi-purpose file serving solution available for cluster computing, grid computing, and enterprise computing environments.
the implementation of an unconstrained namespace for ISBD, almost ready for publication; the unconstrained namespace is distinguished from the constrained namespace by the simple inclusion of a subdirectory "/unc", but does not include the domain Resource in order to make it possible the use of ISBD data by other communities;
Leading news and reviews site FindMyHost will pioneer the namespace on www.
The industry is well positioned to adopt a more relevant namespace that actually describes [its business].
OpenStorage solutions provider Nexenta Systems announced on Tuesday Namespace Cluster, which allows users to connect thousands of nodes to work together as one file system.