ShardFS vs. IndexFS: replication vs. caching strategies for distributed metadata management in cloud storage systems


The rapid growth of cloud storage systems calls for fast and scalable namespace processing. While few commercial file systems offer anything better than federating individually non-scalable namespace servers, a recent academic file system, IndexFS, demonstrates scalable namespace processing based on client caching of directory entries and permissions… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/2806777.2806844


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