100% Native S3 Object Storage
in Your Data Center

The powerful, petabyte-scalable solution
for unstructured data


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The S3 Object Storage Revolution

On-premises and hybrid cloud storage solutions

Get everything you love about cloud storage, right in your data center. Cloudian object storage is petabyte-scalable and simple to manage. Deploy as on-premises storage, or configure a hybrid cloud and automatically tier data to the public cloud. All at 70% less TCO than conventional storage.


The Industry’s Most Complete Storage Management

Take control with powerful features that simplify your life

View system health, manage users and groups, and automate tasks with Cloudian’s web-based UI and REST API . Manage your workload too, with a self-service portal that lets users administer their own storage. Powerful QoS capabilities help you ensure SLAs.


Start Small and Grow

Right-sized for any storage need

Cloudian makes it easy to get started. Begin with the cluster size that fits your needs and expand on demand. In Cloudian’s modular, shared-nothing architecture, every node is identical. So you can grow from a few nodes to a few hundred without disruption. Performance scales linearly, too.

s3 compatibility gurantee

100% Native S3

Guaranteed compatible with your applications

Only Cloudian HyperStore offers a 100% native S3 API, proven to deliver the highest interoperability in its class. Guaranteed compatible with your S3-enabled applications, Cloudian gives you investment protection and peace of mind.

Enables the Hybrid Cloud

Get the benefits of both on–premises and cloud storage in a single management environment. Run your S3-enabled applications in your data center with Cloudian S3 scale-out storage. Use policies you define to automatically tier data to the public cloud. It’s simple to manage and limitlessly scalable.


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We’ve brought together some of the brightest minds in storage to support a common goal—to enable our customers to conquer the challenge of unstructured data growth and find new ways of turning information into insight.



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Customer Examples

Customers around the globe trust Cloudian with their largest data sets of mission critical information.
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customer-ntt communications

Delivers object storage to enterprise cloud services.
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Distributed storage and backup across multiple sites supporting chemical R&D.
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S3-based Storage-as-a-Service (STaaS) solution.
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Cloudian Saves 70% on Storage Cost

Compared with conventional storage, Cloudian saves up to 70% with an efficient architecture and industry standard components

30% Less Power/Space/CoolingIntegrated data compression, erasure coding and high density packaging reduce footprint.
66% Less CapExIndustry standard hardware and modular architecture saves you 66% versus conventional storage.
Up to 95% Less Management OverheadCloudian consolidates data to a single management environment, regardless of the capacity. Integrated cloud lets you manage on-prem and cloud storage as one.


Nexinto Selects Cloudian Object Storage for Cost-effective Cloud Storage

Leading German service provider adds Cloudian HyperStore to meet demand for cost-effective cloud storage for Tier 2 and Tier 3 data Hamburg and Amsterdam, March 30 2017 – Cloudian, Inc., a global leader in hybrid cloud object storage systems, announced...Read More


Object Storage News in Brief: March 15

We’re well into 2017 - is object storage in your company’s storage strategy? We’ve curated some articles from around the web that look more closely at object storage, hybrid cloud, and the importance of both.Hybrid Cloud in 2017: The Enterprise...Read More


HIAG Data in Switzerland Deploying Cloudian Object Storage

http://www.storagenewsletter.com/2017/03/27/hiag-data-in-switzerland-deploying-cloudian-object-storage/Read More