GFS from Scratch

@inproceedings{BianGFSFS,
  title={GFS from Scratch},
  author={Ge Bian and Niket Agarwal and Wenli Looi}
}
GFS from Scratch is our partial re-implementation of GFS, the Google File System. Like GFS, our system features a single master that stores only metadata and a group of chunkservers that store the actual file data. The master is able to make intelligent chunk placement decisions and automatically re-replicate chunks when chunkservers fail. We describe the… CONTINUE READING