[Beowulf] Lustre on google cloud

Chris Samuel chris at csamuel.org
Sat Jul 27 18:35:30 PDT 2019

On Friday, 26 July 2019 4:46:56 AM PDT John Hearns via Beowulf wrote:

> Terabyte scale data movement into or out of the cloud is not scary in 2019.
> You can move data into and out of the cloud at basically the line rate of
> your internet connection as long as you take a little care in selecting and
> tuning your firewalls and inline security devices.  Pushing  1TB/day etc. 
> into the cloud these days is no big deal and that level of volume is now
> normal for a ton of different markets and industries.

Whilst this is true as Chris points out this does not mean that there won't be 
data transport costs imposed by the cloud provider (usually for egress).

All the best,
  Chris Samuel  :  http://www.csamuel.org/  :  Berkeley, CA, USA

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