VALLTERA-Filer converts an industry standard x86/64 architecture system into a full-fledged NAS/SAN appliance or IP storage gateway and provides storage administrators with a powerful tool to cope with burgeoning storage needs. Building upon the popularity of server virtualization technologies such as VMware, and Xen, VALLTERA-Filer can also be deployed as a virtual machine instance.
This deployment flexibility of VALLTERA-Filer ensures that storage administrators are able to make the best use of system performance and storage capacity resources when allocating and managing networked storage in a multi-platform environment.
VALLTERA-Filer addresses all the key data storage concerns:
- Reliability - VALLTERA Filer supports both software and hardware RAID with monitoring and alert facilities; volume snapshot and recovery
- Availability - VALLTERAFiler supports active/passive high availability clustering, MPIO, and block level replication
- Performance - Linux 2.6 kernel supports the latest CPU, networking and storage hardware
- Scalability - file-system scalability to 60TB+, on-line file-system and volume growth support
The range of storage networking protocols provided by VALLTERA Filer makes it an excellent choice for several deployment scenarios:
Storage Area Networking
Network Attached Storage