By Larry Wake-Oracle on Aug 29, 2014
Did you know that the first systems to ship with Solaris 11 were Sun's "Unified Storage Systems" -- back in 2008? Yep, that's three years before its official general release, to get to the capabilities and scalability the Solaris 11 kernel had built in as soon as possible.
This is the design decision that's at the heart of the current generation of these products, the Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance. Bob Handlin has put together three short videos that highlight the capabilities of this product line, and how it's ideal for virtualization / cloud environments.