Tech Break

Nov 8th 2017

Tech Break 4538

Crail Preview

Open source user-level I/O architecture for the Apache data processing ecosystem
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Crail is a storage platform for sharing performance critical data in distributed data processing jobs at very high speed. Crail is built entirely upon principles of user-level I/O and specifically targets data center deployments with fast network and storage hardware (e.g., 100Gbps RDMA, plenty of DRAM, NVMe flash, etc.) as well as new modes of operation such resource disaggregation or server-less computing.

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