Hedvig states that they can transform everyday, existing hardware into modern storage. Hedvig’s software can be deployed on any x86 or ARM server and it can be deployed in cloud environments. This gives customers the ability to use commodity hardware (including SSD and/or HDD) or their deployment of choice in the case of cloud environments. Hedvig Storage Service writes the data directly to the storage media. It captures all random writes into the system, sequentially ordering them into a log structured format that flushes sequential writes to disk. This gives the Distributed Storage Platform the ability to ingest data at a high rate while optimizing disk utilization.
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