With more than 600 million eyeballs glued to Dailymotion-distributed video content every month, the Paris-based company grows 30 percent annually and is second only to YouTube in user traffic. It knows software-defined object storage assures the required high performance, boundless scalability, guaranteed availability, straightforward administration—able to be handled by a mere handful of staff, and low TCO. It animates customer satisfaction. And the company stakes its business on it.
Object storage is a highly-scalable storage model that manages data as key and value pairs in a single flat namespace. Here, we suggest that an object storage solution is like a valet for your car.
Scality partner and customer BroadBand Tower, based in Japan, has shared the following blog post. (Written in Japanese)