Gluster is a software defined distributed storage that can scale to several petabytes. It provides interfaces for object, block and file storage.
Contributions to gluster in the form of patches and new feature additions can be made by following steps outlined at Developers Guide.
The Gluster documentation can be found at Gluster Docs.
Quick instructions to build and install can be found in INSTALL file.
The list of Gluster maintainers is available in MAINTAINERS file.
Please visit the Gluster Home Page to find out more about Gluster.