How to Implement File Sharing for GDPR Compliance

Employees are going to share files. It’s an essential part of collaboration. For any project involving more than a few people, this is likely to involve a cloud-based file sharing solution. In environments requiring GDPR compliance, that can be a problem. Especially when regulations state how data can be used and where it is stored, … Read More

New Strategies to Stop Ransomware

The effort to stop ransomware is top of mind for IT managers. By one account, the number of reported ransomware incidents increased by nearly 90% year over year between 2016 and 2017, and experts are projecting continuing expansion of this threat in 2018. The good news is that new approaches employ object storage to provide additional … Read More

6 Best Practices for Object Storage Deployment

Here are 6 tips for getting the most from your object storage project. The 6 Best Practices for Object Storage Deployment  By Neil Stobart VP of WW Sales Engineering, Cloudian  (Re-post of sdx Central article) IT managers face new storage challenges as companies generate growing volumes of unstructured data. Whether it’s high-res images, backup data, or IoT-generated information, … Read More

Cloudian Expands Exec Staff to Support Object Storage Growth

Two recent additions to Cloudian’s exec staff point to the growth of object storage and Cloudian’s dedication to serving enterprise customers in this space. Fadel Hamed, VP of Customer Success The first is Fadel Hamed, who joins Cloudian as VP of Customer Success. Leading our support and technical account management teams, he will ensure that … Read More

360 Video From NAB Show Recorded to Object Storage

Object Storage Meets the Needs of 360 Video Object storage was a hot topic at NAB 2018, and limitless capacity was one reason. There are many capacity drivers in today’s media, and 360 video is one of them. So we shot 360 in our booth, recorded the data to Cloudian object storage, and now you … Read More

Survey: Media Archive Storage Adopting Hybrid Cloud and AI/ML

At the NAB Show 2018, Cloudian surveyed over 300 attendees about their media archive storage. The goal was to learn about the archive challenges faced by post-production professionals, and how these challenges are being met. The results were surprising, indicating an industry very much in transition. Workflows are demanding more from media archive storage, driving … Read More

Object Storage Reviews on Gartner Peer Insights

The Gartner Peer Insights website has verified reviews from actual end users. To participate, users provide a detailed description of their deployment. Gartner checks each review to make sure they’re legitimate. On this site, Cloudian HyperStore excels with: Highest object storage rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars 2X more object storage reviews: 25 object storage reviews … Read More

Cloudian Taking Customers from NetApp, Forbes Reports

A Forbes article today reported on Cloudian’s growth, noting the sea change in the market as customers move from yesterday’s solution to newer alternatives. The author, Peter Cohan, notes, “The company they’re building — San Mateo, Calif.-based distributed file systems purveyor Cloudian — says it’s taking customers from Dell EMC and NetApp. Should NetApp investors … Read More

Test Drive Cloudian Object Storage in the Google Cloud, Free!

Try Cloudian Object Storage now… for free! Now you can now launch a 6-node Cloudian cluster in the Google Cloud, automatically. There is nothing to buy or configure. Just register and launch your cluster. In about 25 minutes, your cluster will be ready to use. Test clusters remain up and running for three days. Click … Read More

NAB Show Demos and Presos: Media Storage Resources

At the NAB Show in Las Vegas, Cloudian hosted some great presentations from customers and our technology partners. Now you can see those presos and demos here: Click here: NAB Resource Center Over 6000 people visited Cloudian at the NAB Show, held April 9-12, 2018, in Las Vegas. It was a great showcase for the … Read More