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BeeGFS Alternatives

BeeGFS is described as '(formerly FhGFS) is a parallel cluster file system, developed with a strong focus on performance and designed for very easy installation and management' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to BeeGFS for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, Self-Hosted solutions and CentOS. The best alternative is DiskInternals Linux Reader, which is free. Other great apps like BeeGFS are macFUSE, Seaweed FS, Linux File Systems for Windows and Ceph.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Linux

BeeGFS (formerly FhGFS) is a parallel cluster file system, developed with a strong focus on performance and designed for...

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  1. DiskInternals Linux Reader icon

    DiskInternals Linux Reader

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    A freemium tool for reading files from EXT2/EXT3/EXT4, HFS, UFS2, Reiser4, and ReiserFS partitions in Windows. Some filesystem types locked restricted to "Pro" version.

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    macFUSE

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    FUSE for macOS allows you to extend macOS via third-party file systems.

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  3. SeaweedFS is a simple and highly scalable distributed file system to store and serve billions of files fast! SeaweedFS object store has O(1) disk seek and SeaweedFS Filer supports cross-cluster replication, POSIX, S3 API, ,….

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  4. Linux File Systems for Windows icon

    Linux File Systems for Windows

    • Windows

    Linux File Systems for Windows by Paragon Software is a unique tool which gives you full access to Linux volumes within Windows.

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  5. Ceph icon

    Ceph

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Ceph is a distributed object store and file system designed to provide excellent performance, reliability and scalability.

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  6. StorPool icon

    StorPool

    • Linux
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise
    • CentOS
    • Fedora
    • VMware vSphere Hypervisor
    • Ubuntu
    • Debian
    • Ubuntu Server
    • Microsoft Hyper-V Server
    • Red Hat

    StorPool is an intelligent software-defined storage solution that allows service providers, enterprises and other Cloud builders to run data storage on standard x86 servers, instead of on expensive and inefficient storage arrays (SANs).

    Snapshot from the StorPool presentation at the OpenStack Summit - Some performance figures of StorPool
  7. Ext2Read (Ext2Explore) icon

    Ext2Read (Ext2Explore)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Ext2Read is an explorer like utility to explore ext2/ext3/ext4 files. It now supports Linux LVM2. It can be used to view and copy files and folders. It can recursively copy entire folders. It can also be used to view and copy disk and file system images.

    Discontinued

    Development ended. Last version, 2.2, was released on 2010. It can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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    Dokan

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    When you want to create a new file system on Windows, for example to improve FAT or NTFS, you need to develop a file system driver. Developing a device driver that works in kernel mode on windows is extremely difficult.

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    DRBD

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    LINBIT’s DRBD® software seamlessly replicates data between servers, eliminating “single points of failure” within your IT infrastructure, no matter which applications are running on top.

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    XtreemFS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    XtreemFS is an object-based, distributed file system for wide area networks. The file system replicates objects for fault tolerance and caches metadata and data to improve performance over high-latency links. SSL and X.

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