Chapter 1. Preface

1.1. About Red Hat Gluster Storage

Red Hat Gluster Storage is a software-only, scale-out storage solution that provides flexible and agile unstructured data storage for the enterprise.
Red Hat Gluster Storage provides new opportunities to unify data storage and infrastructure, increase performance, and improve availability and manageability in order to meet a broader set of an organization’s storage challenges and needs.
The product can be installed and managed on-premises, or in a public cloud.