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can same tell me what is difference between Google fs and RedHat GFS ? I have google for the same but very little info got.

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See for yourself; there are good descriptions at wikipedia of both the Google Filesystem and RedHat's Global Filesystem ; in general, the biggest difference looks to be that GoogleFS is a file-object level FS and Redhat's GFS is block-level. As with most comparisons, it depends a lot on what you're looking to do.

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thanks ton !!!PJZ – Rajat Jul 13 '10 at 18:50

There's more differences than commonalities in these two. The single largest difference (IMO) is that GoogleFS is distributed, something more like Ceph than GFS.

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thanks a ton !!! EVILRYRY – Rajat Jul 13 '10 at 18:51

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