Enterprise-proven. "As the technology has matured, it's no longer this side project that's outside of IT," Kirsch says. "It's a key part of IT. It's got to have snapshots, replication, quotas and all the other traditional IT features. This technology really evolved out of an HPC root, but if you're going to build a scale-out system, ultimately you've got to build it to fit into an enterprise environment."
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