Nyati is Swahili for a Buffalo and we think that’s an appropriate moniker for this system. It will grunt away smoothly on some heavy workloads not dissimilar to a Nyati on a good field day! The name couldn’t be more appropriate given buffalo’s fame for being wise, hardworking and smart as well!
X700 Tier 2 Hyperscale Architecture
Nyati X700 T2 based on Open Rack is a Hyperscale architecture contributed by Facebook to the Open Compute Project (OCP).
The X700 T2 is tailored to meet Tier 2 workloads for the modern enterprise, telco or CSP such as;
- Object storage
- Balanced Workloads
Bill of Materials for the Nyati Include: