Software Defined Storage

Software Defined Storage (SDS) Portfolio

The storage landscape is evolving from premium priced proprietary hardware and software solutions to open industry standard hardware and the benefits are significant: reduced vendor lock-in, significantly open innovation with new technologies like all NVMe solutions. Supermicro's extensive storage platform of choice for leading storage vendors and major hyperscale datacenters.

SDS major advantages:

  • Maximum Efficiency
    High capacity 1U-4U form factors. Leading the industry with up 95% efficient Platinum level power supplies
  • Maximum Performance and expandability
    All NVMe support with hybrid expander and delivering up to 20 GB/s throughput
  • Mission Critical Reliability
    Capable of fully redundant and fault-tolerant operation with supplies, fans and redundant serverboards with remote management
  • Proven Compatibility
    Lab validated hardware configurations optimized for high duty cycles workloads

sysGen supports the following SDS solutions:

  • BeeGFS, the leading Parallel Cluster File System designed especially for enterprise-sized environments
  • Open-E Jovian DSS, a ZFS- Linux-based Data Storage Software designed especially for enterprise-sized environments
  • Ceph, designed for Reliable Large Scale Storage Deployments
  • VMware vSAN, providing you with the ability to provision and manage compute, network and storage resources from a single pane of management