As discussed in this excellent Conversations article posted a few months ago, XFS has a lot to offer as an enterprise grade file system. SUSE has held to this position for years, and with XFS chosen as the default file system on RHEL 7 Beta, it appears that the engineers at Red Hat now […]
Few things in the Linux world get as much of a heated debate as the choice and usage of file systems. This debate has been raging long and hard between supporters of the major enterprise distributions for some years, with the two positions staked out being XFS and Ext4.
This conflict is about […]
When reading Ext4 Within Striking Distance of XFS the other day, I could not help virtually patting Matthias Eckermann, who owns the storage strategy for SUSE Linux Enterprise on my team, and our file system engineers led by Jeff Mahoney on their backs.
This is a nice confirmation of us shipping XFS as a supported […]