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Red Hat Gluster Storage, formerly Red Hat Storage Server, is a computer storage product from Red Hat. It is based on open source technologies such as GlusterFS and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.[2]

Red Hat Gluster Storage
Developer(s)Red Hat, Inc.
Stable release
3.3 [1]
TypeDistributed file system

The latest release, RHGS 3.1, combines Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL 6 and also RHEL 7) with the latest GlusterFS community release, oVirt, and XFS File System.[3][4]

In April 2014, Red Hat re-branded GlusterFS-based Red Hat Storage Server to "Red Hat Gluster Storage".[5]


Red Hat Gluster Storage, a scale-out NAS product, uses as its basis GlusterFS, a distributed file-system. Red Hat Gluster Storage also exemplifies software-defined storage (SDS).


In June 2012, Red Hat Gluster Storage was announced as a commercially supported integration of GlusterFS with Red Hat Enterprise Linux.[6]


  • 3.3 Release Notes[7]
  • 3.2
  • 3.1
  • 3.0
  • 2.1


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  2. ^ "What is Red Hat Gluster Storage?". Red Hat.
  3. ^ "Red Hat releases new cloud-friendly Red Hat Gluster Storage". ZDNet.
  4. ^ "RHSS 3.0". ZDNet.
  5. ^ "Red Hat Storage. New product names. Same great features". Red Hat. March 20, 2015. Retrieved March 20, 2015.
  6. ^ Morgan, Timothy Prickett (June 27, 2012). "Red Hat Storage Server NAS takes on Lustre, NetApp". The Register. Retrieved May 30, 2013.
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