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How to investigate StorageGRID metadata for overconsumption issues

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Applies to

  • StorageGRID 11.3.x prior to hotfix
  • StorageGRID -


  • StorageGRID 11.3 has an issue that can result in metadata overconsumption.
  • Please investigate if you observe:
    • The amount of object metadata is disproportional to the number of objects
    • A sudden spike in metadata consumption
      • Exclusions may be needed for batch ingests or ILM changes in the same window of the spike


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