The Qumulo blog

Industry news, research, and articles about data storage and cloud computing.

A look at our lock’s efficiency

Today I’d like to talk about one particular day’s work that I found interesting. Our team was recently in the middle of investigating read performance for small but numerous requests, which had shown to be CPU-bound. About half of our CPU time was spent contending on...

Is your storage ready for serverless?

Serverless computing promises to usher in an era of auto-scaling, pay-as-you-go software design that aligns perfectly with SaaS business models. While significant hurdles remain for serverless compute platforms, we believe serverless application design patterns will...

Qumulons giving back for the holidays

Since 2016, Qumulo has been participating in United Way’s Adopt-a-Family program by purchasing gifts for the families of children in need at Pike Market Child Care and Preschool in Seattle. During this recent holiday season, Qumulons from nearly every team...

Top 10 reasons why I joined Qumulo

I am beyond thrilled to now call Qumulo home! Whether you are a technology partner, reseller, prospective employee, analysts or journalist, Qumulo is a company to learn more about. There is so much that is positive about this company, both on the surface and behind...

SAN can scale, but there’s a catch

Since Storage Area Networks (SAN)  were introduced in the mid-90s, they have been the storage solution of choice for IT admins looking for fast storage that could scale with their organization’s capacity requirements. SAN vendors around the world promise the ability...

A day in the life: Qumulo Demo Day

It’s 4 p.m. in Seattle on a Friday during a release week. The new release branch has been cut and handed off to the certification team. It’s time to take a look at what new goodness made it in! Engineers and curious team members gather in the cafe, with snacks and...

Qumulo named a leader

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage

Qumulo has been named a Leader on the Gartner 2018 Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage. Download your complimentary report today!

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