Write once, read everywhere

Welcome to Gluster.org, home of GlusterFS and related distributed data projects. GlusterFS is a unified, poly-protocol, scale-out filesystem serving many petabytes of data.

Our Community

Gluster is developed and used by a global community. People just like you contribute to the development and discussion. Join us!

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Our Ecosystem

The Gluster community is home to many open source projects that extend or are complementary to GlusterFS. Download software or start a project.

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"POODLE" Alert

Recent vulnerability in OpenSSL affects also GlusterFS users.

We have changed the default configuration of GlusterFS to protect GlusterFS users on systems with yet unpatched OpenSSL. Note: Users can still set their own options if they wish.

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Gluster Showcase

The technical challenges to deliver thousands of videos to classrooms across the globe is nowhere near a trivial task. With Gluster, Discovery Education is excelling at this job.


Louis Zuckerman enjoys excellent reliability, performance and scalability from GlusterFS with EC2.


Archived Case Studies