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Introduction to Isilon

Jacqueline Biggio-Barrientos
Federal Civilian Manager
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CTO
Sujal Patel
Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Sujal Patel is the founder and chief technology officer of Isilon
Systems and is the chief architect of the company's network
storage system. Prior to founding Isilon Sujal spent fi!e years
at "eal#etworks in part as chief architect $ehind the
company's second%generation core media deli!ery system
which is still in use today $y leading streaming content
pro!iders. &t "eal#etworks he also managed the engineering
teams for the company's primary infrastructure products. Sujal
has $een an acti!e mem$er of the open%source software
de!elopment community including working as a de!eloper on
the 'ree(S) operating system. Sujal holds a num$er of patents
and pending patents including those for the Isilon One'S*
distri$uted file system and for the "eal#etworks network
adapti!e SureStream* technology. Sujal holds a $achelor's
degree in computer science from the +ni!ersity of ,aryland at
College Park.
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Isilon IQ is one of the most comelling ne!t generation
clustered "#$ systems in the mar%et today and &$'
considers it the easiest storage system (e have ever
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1.>P0 of T0s with no additional IT staff
E ?@7::A per 4ear in operatin( sa*in(s
. Eli3inated o*er 37: different file s4ste3s
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The simplicity and performance
Isilon IQ offers is fantastic we
have added hundreds and hundreds
of terabytes of capacity while only
adding one junior level admin which
would not have been possible with
our legacy systems."
%Sonja Eri#Cson
VP Te#hni#al Operations/ AodaC
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Core Falue7 One'S
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Isilon IH Software &rchitecture
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Mana(e 58"7T0 sin(le file s4ste3
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SCI for worldwide 3anufa#turin(
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E Contract manufacturer for top%tier !endors
such as @Sun 5,C Cisco etc.A
E -0;;; employees glo$ally
E 2;; locations worldwide
E =eader in the 5,S Industry
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Iorld%Class 4lo$al Customer Ser!ice
. Isilon SupportI
E 2/9:9-60 worldwide product support
E / hour on%site response time guaranteed
E &utomatic cluster monitoring and remote diagnostics
E Onsite professional training and custom ser!ices
. Isilon Onsite PartnerI I0M GloEal Ser*i#es
E Iorlds largest ser!ice company
E 4lo$al capa$ilities7 20;;;; employees in
26;countries
E ?ighest customer<end%user customer satisfaction in the
industry C:.:P
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Isilon Technology Partners
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In!estor Comments
. SeRuoia Capital
TIsilon em$odies many of the same characteristics of our
franchise companies that ha!e grown into major players % the
company is focused on a large and growing market opportunity
has $uilt a product dri!en entirely $y customer needs and the
team has pro!en it can e9ecute $y meeting all of its key
milestonesT said 4reg ,c&doo at SeRuoia Capital which was
an initial in!estor in companies such as #etwork &ppliance
Cisco Systems Inc. and Oracle Corp. TThe growth in digital
content is enormous and it is clear that $usinesses need a
completely new solution to effecti!ely store and manage it. Ie
are confident that Isilon will $ecome a significant player in the
network storage arena o!er the ne9t se!eral years.T
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Cedars%Sinai Cancer Center
Isilon IQ clustered storage is very
easy to manage and its scalability
enables us to continually add new
data points to our studies./
Lr. La*id ,(us/ )esear#h Lire#tor/
CedarsSinai Prostate Can#er Center
N Clini#al Out#o3es Proje#t
Challen(e
. Colle#t 3ore than 7: (i(aE4tes per drop of
Elood for proteo3i# studies
. Correlate #lini#al oEser*ations with resear#h
data
. Se#urel4 3aintain #o3prehensi*e
patient files
Solution
. 1: node Isilon I< #luster/ ""BT0
. 1elpin( to Eetter dia(noseOtreat #an#er
. ,llows CedarsSinai to easil4 and
#ontinuall4 expand their data sets
. Eas4 to setup/ ad3inister and expand
0a#C(round
. Can#er resear#h that #o3Eines data fro3
3an4 different sour#es/ in#ludin( #lini#al
3ass spe#tros#op4 and (eno3i# data
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Sports Illustrated
Challen(e
. Transition to 1::; di(ital worCflow
. Pro#ess hu(e *olu3es in short ti3efra3es
. 1i(h profile/ 3ission #riti#al re3ote e*ents
-Ol43pi#s/ Super 0owl/ Oran(e 0owl/ Final
Four/ et#.2
Solution
. ,n Isilon I< #luster #apaEle of storin( 3ore
than 8::/::: di(ital i3a(es
. )edu#ed pi#ture editin( ti3e E4 >:;
. ,##elerated #apture/ editin(/ N puElishin(
. Sa*ed ?@5M in fil3 N pro#essin( #osts
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. $orldPs leadin( sports puElisher
"0y going "%% percent digital for
the first time in Olympic history1
we are seeing phenomenal
increases in the 2uality of our
photos and at the same time
saving millions of dollars.
%Phil Qa#he
Leput4 Lire#tor of Te#hnolo(4/
Sports Illustrated
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,ySpace
Our streaming and storage needs
are tripling every year and this
presented a challenge for our
traditional storage systems. Isilon
IQ is a critical part of our
infrastructure 3 the performance1
scalability and cost savings we
reali4e with Isilon IQ will help fuel
the ne5t wave of our growth./6
%,Eer $hit#o3E/
Chief Te#hni#al Offi#er/ M4Spa#e
Challen(e
. Exponential (rowth of users and uploaded
#ontent
. Je(a#4 stora(e s4ste3s not aEle to Ceep up
. "5x6x378 worldwide operations
Solution
. Initial deplo43ent of 3ore than 5: T0 of
Isilon I< #lustered stora(e
. Isilon I< enaEles 34spa#e to sea3lessl4
s#ale
. Ae4 en(ineerin( resour#es redeplo4ed to
3ore #riti#al Eusiness initiati*es
0a#C(round
. $orldPs !1 so#ial networCin(Olifest4le site
with 55 3illion users -and (rowin(2
. Li*ision of News Corp and ranCed 3rd 3ost
*iewed site E4 #o3S#ore
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#(C Olympics
Challen(e
. Produ#e 8x 3ore Eroad#ast pro(ra33in(
than pre*ious Ol43pi# with sa3e siHe staff
. Li(itiHe all Ol43pi# *ideo for editin(
. )e#ord and pla4Ea#C all tra#C N field and
(43nasti#s slow3otion *ideo
Solution
. 1: Isilon I< nodes at 3 lo#ations -?"7BT0s2
. )epla#ed tape *ideo re*iew s4ste3s
. I33ediate online a##ess to all e*ent foota(e
. Fi*e ti3es 3ore Eroad#ast hours R 8 ti3es
3ore ad*ertisin( re*enue
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. Clustered stora(e for ,thens Ol43pi#s
Isilon IQ delivers the combination
of performance1 reliability1 ease of
use and economics that will enable
us to deliver the best Olympics
broadcast to date."
%Matt ,da3s/
%Lire#tor of Te#hnolo(4/ N0C
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7ith its combination of modular
building-bloc8 scalability and
e5tremely simple management1
Isilon IQ performed well from the
start and is an ideal storage
system for our mission-critical
revenue generating applications./
%E*ans)oth/ VP of Operations
E3er(in( MarCets/ JexisNexis
Challen(e
. S#alin( #apa#it4 with Hero downti3e
. 1i(hest reliaEilit4 of #riti#al online ser*i#e
. S#alin( perfor3an#e as 3illions of
do#u3ents and users are added
Solution
. Two Isilon I< #lusters at separate lo#ations
a#hie*e what the4 #all 'judi#ial(rade+
reliaEilit4 N perfor3an#e
. S4n#I< repli#ation software in use Eetween
3ultiple lo#ations
. More than 15 3illion files
. ?8:/::: files added dail4
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. Tens of 3illions of le(al do#u3ents N
i3a(es online
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Pratt K Ihitney
Challen(e
. "eplace legacy engine testing storage
infrastructure with 2;;P online and file%
$ased network attached clustered storage
system
Solution
. -2O Tera$ytes of Isilon IH clustered
storage used for jet engine tests
. 5na$led reduction in test time from 6
months to 6 weeks
. Isilon IH used to test military and ci!ilian
engines for &ir$us &-B; &-2B '2-0
@3oint Strike 'ighterA (oeing :-: '20
. )ata critical for go!ernment compliance
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. Pratt K Ihitney engines power nearly half
the world's commercial and military fleets
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Isilon is the leader
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,ade specifically to handle unstructured data
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