CohortFS brings new capabilities for flexible data placement, large-scale replication of mutable data, and consolidated data management in multi-tenant data centers. CohortFS extends the industry-standard NFSv4 file access protocol to permit interoperability with legacy storage systems and industry standard client software.

Open Source

CohortFS implemented and continues to support pNFS for Ganesha, the widely-deployed open source NFS server. In addition, CohortFS is contributing pNFS access capabilities to Ceph a multi-protocol, open-source storage stack.