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Synchronous mirroring over 2 locations in one IBM Cloud site for block data as a foundation for availability
Background Currently we running + 100 customers with one or several LPARS each (Power Server with IBMi). We would like to migrate to IBM Cloud. These customers run mainly their ERP system in IBMi. The ERP system acts like a business hub, with a lo...
UI options in portal - for Rename, Move files between buckets of same COS instance
I see that there is an API for COS to move objects between one bucket to another bucket of same instance. I guess it allows users to define the new file name to be used to copy to another bucket. However, when i review the similar options, we do n...
It would be very useful to be able to receive alerts when the use of a file storage exceeds a quota set by the user. Currently you can receive alarms for Snapshots capacity, it would be equally useful to receive these types of alerts for the gener...
Enabling back v2 authorisation for Object Storage... At least for a while.
Given that StrongLoop hasn't yet added openstack v3 authorisation to its loopback-component-storage, which is now mandatory for Bluemix's Object Storage, it would be nice to have still have available the v2 authorisation method.
Although there ar...
If someone sets a retention policy on an object/bucket, it would be helpful for select users (e.g. the account owner) to be able to override that and delete it. It's useful to have retention policies to prevent accidentally deleting data or ransom...
Fluor Corporation: Opportunity # TB-HD2S2H7 for $1.6M requires a trash can for Cloud Object Storage. The idea is to have a setting on either the cluster, Object Storage Device or Bucket level where an admin can configure a trash can duration. When...
CLI should list snapshot schedules of file storages
Currently it's possible to enable and disable snapshot schedules, but not to list, hence not to check the current state of snapshot schedules:
snapshot-disable Disable snapshots on the specified schedule for a given volumesnapshot-enable Enabl...
over 5 years ago
in File Storage
Functionality already exists
A few years ago my laptop screen shattered and I had to turn in a paper that week I had saved on it for a college class. Looking around my area I found the only quick solution was a data retrieval tool at Best Buy for about $200 a pop. Instead I e...
True SAN Block Storage connected by Fiber Channel to BlueMix
Incorporate True SAN Block Storage connected by Fiber Channel (not iSCSI which has low performance and is unreliable with varying latency) for the use with virtual servers. There are APIs and automation tools already existing which could be used f...
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