Collectivo PFS Storage

Collectivo with PFS is one of the leading parallel file systems custom-designed to handle immense workloads in a performance-critical environment such as archival and storage requirements. In addition, its hardware and software can also be configured accordingly.

With an ability to scale up or down at will, it is suitable for high throughput workloads experienced in archival and surveillance applications. These applications demand strict fault tolerance and mandatory system integrity, and Collectivo performs impeccably well on both parameters.

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Benefits of Collectivo with PFS Storage

Multiple Petabyte Scalable

Collectivo system supports scalability up to huge number of nodes. It has repositories for storing multi- petabytes of data from a large number of cameras. Based on requirement, you can also add multiple nodes, cameras, or any other devices.

Excellent Performance

It enables fast file access and removes input/output bottlenecks as file information, including metadata, is distributed across many storage and metadata servers.

Automated Protection of Data

The automatic self-healing storage resource pool ensures that your data is adequately protected from any breach.

Easy Data Accessibility

With multi-protocol access fuse, NFS, and SMB, accessing data is as easy as it can get. Collectivo is built to deliver optimal performance, especially when the I/O load is high.

Simple Management

Collectivo has overcome the shortcomings of complex parallel file systems. It allows you to add more clients and servers on need using available graphical tools.

High-Density Storage

Collectivo with PFS storage provides 45/60 drives configurations in 4 RU chassis enabling high-density storage.

Collectivo Product Portfolio for Archival and Surveillance Configurations


45 Bay High-Density Brick

  • 4U Rackmount
  • Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
  • Capacity: Up to 576 TB per box


60 Bay Deep Archival Brick

  • 4U Rackmount
  • Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
  • Capacity: Up to 800 TB per box

Both the product for archival and surveillance configurations are available in single and duo modes. The duo mode serves the dual purpose of providing capacity and protection with Brick & Disk level redundancy as its highlight features. A single mode is focused only on serving the capacity needs of businesses.