If you need lots of data fast and reliably, value being able to use any vendor's block storage and want to become part of a world-wide open community, then Lustre is a good choice.
New to Lustre?
Intel's High Performance Data Division Whamcloud provides unparalleled Lustre support. Intel HPDD Whamcloud service covers Linux Lustre environments regardless of size, complexity, or type of servers or storage. Specifics are listed in the Intel Whamcloud Lustre Support Matrix.