Summary of 2022 at Open-E

In a Nutshell: Open-E in 2022

2022 was an intense time for Open-E. Needless to say, it was not an easy year and we suppose many other businesses are familiar with the situation. Still, we managed ...

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Hardware vs. software RAID

Is it worth using hardware RAID controllers with a ZFS-based Open-E JovianDSS?

Our support experts often hear the question if it’s ok to use RAID controllers with the ZFS-based Open-E JovianDSS data storage appliances. We decided to answer this question in the ...

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Data Storage Resilience

2023 is the Time for Data Storage Infrastructure Resilience

“At Open-E, we see how our partners and customers struggle with further market shocks. During the last few years, the data storage industry and our customers were exposed not only ...

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deduplication

Data Deduplication in ZFS – Yes or Not?

When you scroll through the different data storage articles and read about the file systems’ specifications, you might come across such a catchy term as “data deduplication”. In case you ...

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Open-E JovianDSS Up29r3 Version

Open-E JovianDSS Up29r3 Version is Released and Ready to Use!

The latest Open-E JovianDSS Up29r3 software version brings the Advanced Scrub Scheduler feature for more flexible data healing management, as well as improvements for better stability in high-load environments, such ...

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Cluster Distances with SAS Protocol

What is the Longest Possible Distance in a Cluster When Using a SAS protocol?

What are the cluster options while utilizing the SAS protocol? Is there any chance to create a stretched cluster while using SAS in the configuration? Those are the questions we’ve ...

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Failover

The Magic of Failover or How to Avoid the System Downtime

While every data storage provider is concerned about protection by means of encryption, vividly describing the topics of ransomware, malware, and other kinds of possible hacker attacks, we tend to ...

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SSD, TRIM, and Garbage Collection

Another significant feature supported in Open-E JovianDSS Up29r2 is called SSD TRIM. It is necessary for the improved performance of the solid-state drives in your data storage solution and can ...

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Avoid the consequences of a ransomware attack

Open-E Pro Tips: How to Avoid the Consequences of a Ransomware Attack?

The first half of the previous year was marked by almost 500 million ransomware attacks. According to Help Net Security, there were more than 190 million attack attempts within Q3 ...

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Open-E JovianDSS and VMware

Open-E JovianDSS and VMware

There are a lot of options when it comes to which virtualization platform to choose when building a new system. Do you opt for the free and quick open-source ProxMox? ...

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