We have data on 15 companies that use Lustre. The companies using Lustre are most often found in United States and in the Computer Software industry. Lustre is most often used by companies with >10000 employees and >1000M dollars in revenue. Our data for Lustre usage goes back as far as 7 months.
|Southern Methodist University||smu.edu||United States||200M-1000M||5000-10000|
|Cray Inc||cray.com||United States||200M-1000M||1000-5000|
We use the best indexing techniques combined with advanced data science to monitor the market share of over 12,500 technology products, including Distributed File Systems. By scanning billions of public documents, we are able to collect deep insights on every company, with over 100 data fields per company at an average. In the Distributed File Systems category, Lustre has a market share of about 0.6%. Other major and competing products in this category include:
Lustre is an open-source parallel file system that supports many requirements of leadership class HPC simulation environments. It is generally used for large-scale cluster computing and has three main components namely the Metadata Server, Object Storage Server and clients. The Metadata Servers (MDS) provide metadata services for a file system and manages a Metadata Target (MDT) that stores the file metadata. The Object Storage Servers (OSS) manage the Object Storage Targets (OST) that store the file data objects.
Looking at Lustre customers by industry, we find that Computer Software (21%), Manufacturing (14%) and Higher Education (7%) are the largest segments.
48% of Lustre customers are in United States, 8% are in United Kingdom and 8% are in India.