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SoftNAS Cloud Developer Edition

SoftNAS Cloud Developer Edition

By: SoftNAS Latest Version: SoftNAS Cloud Enterprise 4.0.1

Product Overview

What is SoftNAS Cloud Developer Edition for the AWS Cloud Platform?
SoftNAS® Cloud Developer Edition is the easiest and fastest way to test SoftNAS Cloud for non-production deployments. Use a single node of SoftNAS Cloud free forever, up to 250 GB (gigabytes). Azure infrastructure and underlying storage charges still apply.
SoftNAS Cloud Developer Edition is a software-defined, full-featured enterprise cloud NAS filer for using either EBS(Block Storage Disk) or S3(Object Storage Disk), even a combination of both types of storage. SoftNAS Cloud Developer Edition provides proof that SoftNAS Cloud in production protects mission-critical data with dedicated control and predictable high performance.

Key Features Include:

- Data control and predictable performance
- 360-degree Encryption (at rest and in transit) with customer controlled encryption keys
- Snapshots and recovery
- Active Directory integration
- Meet or exceed RTO/RPO requirements
- Certified to work with your Veeam backup software
- High Performance Backend Storage Acceleration
- Hassle free data migration and consolidation with Lift & Shift

SoftNAS offers a No Storage Downtime Guarantee™ for configurations utilizing the SoftNAS Best Practices and High Availability configuration. Not applicable for SoftNAS Cloud Developer Edition.

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Compare the different the different SoftNAS Cloud Editions to determine which one best fits your needs.

The Enterprise Edition is an Enterprise-grade NAS that provides support for both EBS (Block) and S3 (Object) storage. SoftNAS Cloud Enterprise protects mission-critical data and enables existing applications to migrate to the cloud without re-engineering and with dedicated and predictably high performance.
Key Features Include:

* Simply Powerful - full-featured enterprise NAS supporting NFS, ISCI, CIFS/SMB, AFP
* Protects mission-critical and primary data with Cross-zone High Availability
* Petabyte Scale - From 1 TB up to 16 PB or more even in a public cloud environment
* Deliver business application performance - No application re-architecting required

Common Use Cases:

* SaaS-enable Applications
* Migration of business application data to the Cloud
* Legacy NAS Replacement

Essentials Edition supports S3 storage only and is designed to provide a price/performance advantage for secondary, storage for cloud backup, disaster recovery and archive. SoftNAS Cloud Platinum delivers high performance enterprise-grade NAS functionality and high speed data migration. Auto tier data to save storage costs.

Common Use Cases:

* Backup Repository in the AWS Cloud
* Multiple Disaster Recovery Target
* File Server Consolidation
* File Services for Object Storage

Platinum Edition supports both Block and Object storage and is designed to accelerate data migration and global transfers significantly faster than using standard TCP/IP as well as helping reduce storage costs by use of auto tiering to store data based on its value to the business. The SoftNAS Cloud Platform Edition includes all of the feature and functionality included in the Enterprise Edition.
Additional Features Include:

* Lift and Shift provides a hassle free data migration and consolidation
* UltraFast enables migration of 100 TBs to Azure during free trial
* SmartTiers can save up to 67% on storage cost by tiering data
* SmartTiers allows auto-tiering between Managed disks and Blob
* FlexFiles makes integrating, transforming and movement of data possible
* Tackle massively complex data integration projects combining file systems, HTTP(S), Web Services, SQL/noSQL, XML, Custom Data Integrations and more

Common Use Cases:

* Migrate my business application data to the AWS Cloud Platform fast and easily!
* Publish content from a central location to remote locations
* Collect my remote offices, branch offices and factories with the cloud for big data analytics

If you are ready and want to create an Instance, the Design & Configure Guide and SoftNAS documentation will help you get started.

There is also a Knowledge Base to help address some of the common subjects needing additional guidance.

Copyright © 2018, SoftNAS, Inc. U.S. Pat. Nos. 9,378,262 9,584,363 10,057,176. Other patents pending


SoftNAS Cloud Enterprise 4.0.1



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