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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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You can scale up to dozens of nodes with multiple gigabytes per second<p>of throughput and petabytes of storage capacity, all in a single global namespace. <p>Performance scales linearly as you add additional nodes.
Geotrace has developed a single global namespace for both its Unix and Linux-based cluster compute environments, streamlining seismic data access to reduce data processing times from weeks to days.
In addition, the storage system's appliance-like expansion capability, ease of installation and single global namespace attributes increase user and IT administrative productivity, maximizing ROI from clustered computing environments.
With global namespace technology, enterprises can expand the networked storage environment while keeping storage provisioning and management simple.
Revolutionary storage technologies have emerged to address file data management challenges, including Global Namespace. The technology allows users to access files without knowing their location, just as they access Web sites without knowing their IP addresses.
Integrated tools provide a single point of configuration via a global namespace preventing replication of tags.
** Global namespace presentation and management is too complex
"One of the things customers have been lusting after is a global namespace file system," Barrera said.
You can scale dozens of nodes with multiple gigabytes per second of throughput and petabytes of storage capacity--all in a single, global namespace. Performance<p>scales linearly as you add additional nodes.
Once installed, the company began utilising the solution for its global namespace capabilities and data replication.
Additionally, a single global namespace dramatically simplifies cluster management.
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