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    Scality RING, RING8
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    Overview

    FlashBlade is the industry’s most advanced scale-out storage for unstructured data, powered by a modern, massively parallel architecture to consolidate complex data silos (like backup appliances and data lakes) and accelerate tomorrow’s discoveries and insights.

    Scality RING object storage enables enterprises and cloud service providers to run petabyte-scale, data-rich services like web applications, VOD, active archives, compliance archives, and private storage clouds. The RING is software, so you can deploy it on standard x86 servers of your choice, taking advantage of server and media innovation over time. Acting as a single, distributed system, the RING can scale linearly across thousands of servers, multiple sites, and an unlimited number of objects. Data is protected with policy-based replication, erasure coding, and geo-distribution, achieving up to 14 9s of durability and 100% availability.
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    Pure Storage FlashBlade is ranked 4th in File and Object Storage with 9 reviews while Scality RING8 is ranked 17th in File and Object Storage. Pure Storage FlashBlade is rated 9.0, while Scality RING8 is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Pure Storage FlashBlade writes "Performs well with very little maintenance and an easy initial setup". On the other hand, Pure Storage FlashBlade is most compared with Pure Storage FlashArray, Qumulo, HPE Primera, Red Hat Ceph Storage and Hitachi Content Platform, whereas Scality RING8 is most compared with MinIO, Qumulo, Red Hat Ceph Storage, Dell EMC ECS and SwiftStack.

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