Home  /  MoSMB SMB3 NAS server   /  MoSMB as a NAS Gateway

MoSMB as a NAS Gateway

A NAS Gateway typically is a diskless file server that contains the file sharing protocol and the file system that can be scalable with unlimited backend storage from a SAN array, either FC or iSCSI. Typically, a NAS Gateway is capable of offering both the widely-used File system protocols; NFS & SMB. With the recent advancements in the SMB stack introduced by Microsoft in their version 3.0 upwards, SMB is fast finding its acceptance in the high performance & high availability use cases such as MS SQL database storage and the Hyper-V Datastore.
MoSMB is a SMB 3.0 stack developed & distributed by Ryussi Technologies, based in Pune, India. It is a proprietary ANSI C SMB3 server supported on your favorite Linux distribution such as Ubuntu, CentOS and OpenSuSE. It offers all the advance features that are currently offered by Microsoft SMB (MS-SMB). Features such as the following are currently supported in its v1.0:


All the above Enterprise features coupled with a Cluster File system of your choice, such as Lustre, ZFS or native ext4 on a Solid State Disk (SSD) or NVMe PCIe solid state drives can get you an unmatched scale out performance & IOPS to meet your storage needs.

You can enable the NFS4 Protocol for NFS supported applications such as VMware vSphere or other Host Virtualization Hypervisors such as KVM or XEN.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.