Founded in 2010, OSNEXUS helps companies manage their storage ranging from small sites to hyperscale deployments across global datacenters with its QuantaStor™ industry-leading Software Defined Storage (SDS) platform. The QuantaStor Software Defined Storage platform provides scale-out file, block, and object storage as a single, easy-to-manage solution.
QuantaStor, deployed by Fortune 500 companies, addresses a broad set of storage use cases including server virtualization, big data, cloud computing, and high performance applications through scale-out physical and virtual storage appliances.
OSNEXUS focuses on continuous innovation with a strong focus on product quality and industry leading support to ensure customer and partner success with every deployment. QuantaStor is sold worldwide through managed hosting providers, OEMs, VARs, and System Integrators that provide turn-key storage solutions.
Utilising the QuanaStor SDS OS, the Boston Igloo 2U-21T-Stor is a high capacity unified file and block storage system that provides both Network Attached Storage (NAS) and iSCSI, Storage Area Network (SAN) functionality with an added level of SSD I/O acceleration.
Delivered as a high availability cluster configuration to keep services online in the event of failure, the solution comprises of two 2U rackmount head nodes and a shared Supermicro 2U SAS 12Gbit/s Dual Expander JBOD supporting 24 X 2.5" SAS HDD's and SSD's.
By using SSDs as a dedicated pool of cache to deliver hot data, this software solution lowers your total cost of ownership (TCO) by helping to avoid the cost of IT cycles for application tuning or sourcing more CPU, memory or enterprise HDDs.