StorNext LAN Client vs. Legacy Network Attached Storage

StorNext provides support for legacy Network Attached Storage (NAS) protocols, including Network File System (NFS) and Common Internet File System (CIFS).

However, using StorNext LAN Clients for NAS connectivity provides several compelling advantages in the following areas:

  • Performance
  • Fault Tolerance
  • Load Balancing
  • Client Scalability
  • Robustness and Stability
  • Security Model Consistency