DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/amm.513-517.1046
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Abstract: With the rapid development of cloud computing, there are many storage structures have been proposed for satisfying cloud-based softwares requirements. Most existing distributed storage systems focus on a certain objective and only provide a certain storage structure. In this paper we present a novel block-level distributed storage system named Flex which integrates storage resource dispersed on the network into a whole one. Flex uses a device mapping framework to create dynamic and flexible storage structures …

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