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Intra-Storage Device Vertical Data Tiering

Intra-Storage Device Vertical Data Tiering (Erl, Naserpour)

How can the dynamic vertical scaling of data be carried out within a storage device?

Problem

When required to maintain data within a single cloud storage device, the storage and processing capacity of the data will be limited to that of the device.

Solution

A cloud storage device capable of supporting multiple disk types is used to enable dynamic vertical scaling confined to the device.

Application

Complex cloud storage technology is utilized to establish storage tiers through which data can be scaled up or down via LUN migration.
Intra-Storage Device Vertical Data Tiering: An intra-device cloud storage architecture resulting from the application of this pattern (Part 1).

An intra-device cloud storage architecture resulting from the application of this pattern (Part 1).

Intra-Storage Device Vertical Data Tiering: An intra-device cloud storage architecture resulting from the application of this pattern (Part 2).

An intra-device cloud storage architecture resulting from the application of this pattern (Part 2).

Intra-Storage Device Vertical Data Tiering: An intra-device cloud storage architecture resulting from the application of this pattern (Part 3).

An intra-device cloud storage architecture resulting from the application of this pattern (Part 3).

NIST Reference Architecture Mapping

This pattern relates to the highlighted parts of the NIST reference architecture, as follows:

Intra-Storage Device Vertical Data Tiering: NIST Reference Architecture Mapping
Intra-Storage Device Vertical Data Tiering: NIST Reference Architecture Mapping