Isilon HDFS and Rack Awareness for DataNode Connections

Wanted to clear up the implementation of racks with Isilon hdfs and providing rack awareness, using Isilon racks we can provide node location awareness to clients and within-switch datanode connections collocation. This gives you the capability to provide switch aware or top of rack functionality that emulates hdfs local storage implementations, where compute nodes attempt […]

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Getting Started

I’m starting up a blog to publish anything useful I write on technology implementations and storage architectures. Hopefully someone finds this content useful sometime. Enjoy!

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