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Lustre User Group 2016 — Portland

March 15th, 2016 by admin

WARP Mechanics is proud to be a gold-level sponsor of LUG 2016. Our CTO, Josh Judd, will be presenting a technical session on April 5th: An update on his well-received Lustre Security talk from the DoD seminar earlier this year. We will also have a booth to showcase our latest technology, including a just-released next generation […]

ZFS Tuning: Overview

January 5th, 2016 by Josh Judd

A Note from the CTO: This series of articles provides technical tips on how to construct, tune, and manage ZFS storage systems. WARP Mechanics offers a wide range of commercially-supported Enterprise-class ZFS appliances. These have already been set up and tuned optimally at the factory. Therefore it is rarely necessary for WARP customers to get […]

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Demystifying: Open vs. Proprietary Storage Software

August 16th, 2015 by Josh Judd

BLOG: By WARP Mechanics’ CTO. This is a bit long winded. I’m trying to cover a wide range of industry FUD and misconceptions. If you’re looking for a specific FUD response, feel free to word-search down. 🙂 That said, if you’re a customer or storage architect looking at go-forward storage strategies, the full article is […]

Adding Simplicity and Integrity to the Most Popular HPC File System

February 24th, 2015 by Jacob Balser

WARP Mechanics has simplified Lustre deployment into a turnkey, scalable storage appliance, while retaining the flexibility of a customized solution. The WARP 41000 series of appliances simplify HPC storage while adding important enterprise features.

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WDS-8484 high performance SAS JBOD

February 24th, 2015 by Josh Judd

WARP Mechanics is pleased to announce general availability of the WDS-8484 JBOD: a native 12Gbps SAS  solution for high performance computing primary storage systems. This system can deliver over 5 PB of raw capacity per standard data center rack. It is ideally suited for high density environments which require high performance and high availability as […]

ORNL selects WARP for CERN project

February 16th, 2015 by Josh Judd

Oak Ridge National Lab (ORNL) is the top ranked super computing site in the USA. They have a contract to process data related to the CERN ALICE project. Given the high profiles of ORNL and CERN (a.k.a. “the Higgs Boson” guys), it was quite a compliment when they selected WARP Mechanics to provide the peta-scale […]

WDS-8496 super high density SATA JBOD

January 24th, 2015 by admin

WARP Mechanics is pleased to announce general availability of the WDS-8496 JBOD: the highest density storage system on the market today. This system can deliver over 5 PB of raw capacity per standard data center rack, at a shocking price point. It uses SATA drives internally for low cost, but has SAS expanders and 12Gbps […]

Public Safety Video Storage Solution

December 12th, 2014 by Josh Judd

WARP Mechanics has delivered an enterprise storage system optimized for storing video footage from on-officer video cameras, police car dash cameras, and law enforcement surveillance cameras. These public safety optimized systems provide capacity scalability, data integrity protections, and ease of use, far beyond competing systems. The also come in at a price point affordable by […]