Prior posts addressed the performance benefits of a shared cache tier
(ScaleDB CAS) and also the storage flexibility it enables.This post
compares the ScaleDB CAS purpose-built file storage sharing
system against off-the-shelf solutions like NFS and various
cluster file systems (CFS).
When using a clustered database, like ScaleDB, each node has full access to all of the data in the database. This means that the file …