Today OpenSFS announced the release of Lustre 2.7, the latest version of the popular open source parallel file system. With continuing development funded by OpenSFS, Lustre 2.7 is now available for download with new features including consistency verification and real-time network configuration.
Lustre continues its march towards wider enterprise use. This latest version will entice long-time users to quickly upgrade with the improvements in consistency verification and real-time network configuration, highly desirable in mission critical deployments,” said Charlie Carroll, OpenSFS Interim Chairman.
Major Features of Lustre 2.7:
- MDT-MDT Consistency Verification
- Dynamic LNET Config
- OST Placement
- UID/GID Mapping
- DNE Striped Directory preview
In related news, the Lustre User Group meeting takes place April 13-15 in Denver. The three days of deep technical talks and discussions will cover Lustre 2.7 and other versions. This year, LUG 2015 will also include a Lustre Developer Day providing face-to-face networking for Lustre software developers.