Add Server(s)

You add servers by copying the OrangeFS installation directory from the Build system to each Server system designated in your OrangeFS solution. You must also consider additional setup and configuration tasks for security. Then you can start up each server you have added.

The OrangeFS servers make up your actual file system. The servers provide the space across which all data and metadata are distributed and managed for optimal storage and retrieval.

Adding servers includes the following topics: