Author Archive For: Janusz Bak

retention plan, data storage, backup

How do Retention Plans Work?

As we’ve already discussed in a previous article, entitled “How Do ZFS Snapshots Really Work”, Open-E JovianDSS has the ability to create snapshots and can also back them up on ...

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snapshots, data storage, jovianDSS

How Do ZFS Snapshots Really Work?

Before discussing how a snapshot works in Open-E JovianDSS, we should start with its definition. According to Wikipedia: “In computer systems, a snapshot is the state of a system at ...

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data storage, hot spare, server

Why a HOT SPARE Hard Disk Is a Bad Idea

Updated on 03/08/2021 Due, in part, to the different views and opinions regarding the usage of hot spare disks in our previous post, we’ve decided to add an update for ...

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Open-E JovianDSS Data Storage in Media and Entertainment Industry

Open-E has partnered with CineSys Inc. to deliver highly performant and scalable NAS solutions in the media and entertainment industry. Since Open-E JovianDSS and enterprise environments are made for each ...

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How to Protect Your Data Storage from Hackers

In this article you will find a list of the tips on how to secure your server powered by Open-E JovianDSS from hackers. As you may have learned from one ...

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Western Digital Ultrastar Data60 now Certified for Open-E JovianDSS

At Open-E, we place a lot of effort into quality, therefore, all new hardware on the market is tested and certified in our labs before it’s recommended to use with ...

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Hospitals Under Pressure – Data Storage Challenges

As we all know during these pandemic times, hospitals are the last line of defense when it comes to fighting for our lives. But they are currently under pressure not ...

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How to Build the Fast Data Storage Server – Software and Hardware Caching Approaches

In terms of performance, data storage administrators too often think they have to choose between speed and costs. Fortunately for us, there is a wide range of ways you can ...

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Resilient Data Storage – Build Your Business Immunity in 2021

World Backup Day 2021 – March 31 One year with the coronavirus pandemic shows that resilience is the most important factor that drives people and businesses throughout rough times. Our ...

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Version Up29 of Open-E JovianDSS Storage OS is Available

After a long year of intense product development, Open-E lab just released the latest update of our flagship storage operating system – Open-E JovianDSS.  The up29 version is now available ...

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