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1. (WO2017060770) ELECTRONIC STORAGE SYSTEM

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/060770    International Application No.:    PCT/IB2016/001521
Publication Date: Fri Apr 14 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Wed Oct 05 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: G06F 17/00
G06F 17/30
Applicants: WEKA. IO LTD
Inventors: BEN DAYAN, Maor
ZVIBEL, Liran
PALMON, Omri
Title: ELECTRONIC STORAGE SYSTEM
Abstract:
Methods and systems for electronic storage are provided. A storage system comprises a plurality of storage system front ends, a plurality of storage system back ends, and a plurality of solid state drive (SSD) agents. Each storage system front end resides on a server of a plurality of servers. Each server of the plurality of servers comprises one or more storage system back ends of the plurality of storage system back ends. Each storage system front end is able to receive I/O requests and relay information associated with the I/O requests to a relevant storage system back end. The relevant storage system back end communicates metadata associated with the I/O request to an SSD via an SSD agent.