Openstack Swift is a highly available, distributed, eventually consistent object store. This session will give an insight into fundamentals of Swift which includes (but not limited to) the architecture, components and data placement in Swift.
Openstack Swift is an alternative to Amazon S3 service. But unlike S3, Swift is open source and can be deployed in your own data center. Wikipedia, for example, stores the thumbnails of images in a Openstack Swift cluster.
Hall: D406 [4th Floor]