Introducing our New Ransomware Protection Solution for Commvault Environments

Did you know that cyberattacks are one of the Top 10 most-likely global risks according to The World Economic Forum*?  This includes ransomware attacks which are accelerating in frequency.  Cyberhackers are increasingly targeting an organization’s backup data and holding this data hostage in exchange for a ransom payment.  Ransomware attacks work by encrypting the user’s data, rendering it useless with an aim to harm the business.  Organizations that are attacked and lose access to both primary and backup data stores have had to shut down, unable to operate. News of ransomware attacks also adversely impact organizations’ brand and reputation.

HyperIQ v1.1 is here!

Last month, we announced the launch of Cloudian HyperIQ™, an observability tool for visibility and analysis of your Cloudian storage infrastructure. The reception has been great! In the last 6 weeks, we have worked extremely hard to roll out the features that we couldn’t include in v1.0. Here are 3 reasons why you should upgrade to v1.1.

MythBusters: Ransomware Protection Edition

This blog addresses the topic of the year and, frankly, one that will be with us for the foreseeable future: ransomware protection. Specifically, we will look at some of the misconceptions and myths regarding ransomware protection solutions and how IT departments around the world are implementing such solutions.

The Right Way to Splunk with Cloudian

Amit Rawlani, Director of Solutions & Alliances, Cloudian In late 2018, Splunk introduced a feature called SmartStore, which offers enhanced storage management functionality. SmartStore allows you to move warm data buckets to S3-compatible object stores such as Cloudian HyperStore, the industry’s most S3-compatible on-prem object storage platform. Moving the data from expensive indexer storage achieves ... Read More

Cloudian Storage for Veeam Backup – Fit and Sizing

Neil Stobart, Vice President of Global System Engineering, Cloudian Veeam 9.5 Update 4 introduced S3 connectivity capabilities with the introduction of Cloud Tier. Veeam Cloud Tier enables native S3 API connectivity to the Cloudian HyperStore object storage platform for usage as an on-premises secondary backup target, providing exabyte scalability. It also enables automatic offsite backup ... Read More

Security: Cloudian Achieves FIPS 140-2 Validation

Glenn Haley, Director of Product Management, Cloudian The Need for FIPS Validation In today’s insecure IT landscape and the network-connected world, it is essential to understand how secure your storage system may be, and even more important, to have assurance on the degree of security implemented as the right choice to meet your needs.  Ransomware ... Read More

The Role Object Storage Plays With Veeam

Adam Dagnall, Cloudian SE Director, Northern Europe One of the nice things about my job is being able to look at new S3 products and services that integrate with HyperStore.  I’ve spent the last couple of weeks looking at the Veeam S3 integration and what it’s capable of. Veeam has a number of new features … Read More

New Storage Observability and Analytics Tool

Today is the launch of Cloudian HyperIQ™, our new native observability tool. I am extremely excited to announce this new offering, which goes beyond conventional monitoring to make Cloudian’s geo-distributed object storage systems even more intelligent. Customer-Driven Design As a product manager, it is a rare opportunity to drive a product from concept to launch. … Read More

To the Edge: The New Model of Moving Compute to Data

Gary Ogasawara CTO, Cloudian Never before have sensors and apps been able to generate new data as prolifically as now.  Looking around my home office now, there is a Macbook running 3 programs writing logs and processing requests and responses, a desktop computer running a web browser with 8 tabs of separate processes, an Amazon ... Read More