BatchFS: Scaling the File System Control Plane with Client-Funded Metadata Servers

Abstract

Parallel file systems are often characterized by a layered architecture that decouples metadata management from I/O operations, allowing file systems to facilitate fast concurrent access to file contents. However, metadata intensive workloads are still likely to bottleneck at the file system control plane due to namespace synchronization, which taxes… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/PDSW.2014.7

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