Why have all those power pig HDDs?
In RAID, each hard drive becomes more and more useless.
Tons of wasted real estate sucking watts and only pumping out heat.
That needs tons of air conditioning!
Prone to failure!
Flat out, it’s dumb technology.
Insist on Cymer!!!!!!!!
UPDATE: Nutanix Complete Cluster Brings SAN-Free Virtualization to Hadoop
Nutanix Complements VMware's Project Serengeti, Bolstering Virtualized Hadoop With Scale-Out Fusion-io Accelerated Platform
Sentiment: Strong Buy