Designing cloud storage? Ditch the LUN!

Good Post by John Martin (thank you)

I’m always surprised that so many people still want to build their private and public cloud on logical units, served out by Fibre Channel SANs.

From my point of view, we should have ditched the LUN years ago: Storage management problems at scale created by the LUN presents some of the toughest IT challenges, and those problems are a direct result of the massive success of virtualization.

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