Gartner gives Cloudian HyperStore® the highest score

 Top marks for HyperStore® object storage platform in Gartner “2020 Critical Capabilities for Object Storage” report in all use cases

Munich, November 4th, 2020 – Cloudian® announced today that its HyperStore® object storage platform received the highest ratings in all use cases in the Gartner “2020 Critical Capabilities for Object Storage” report. Gartner explains in the report: “In this study, we are evaluating 11 object storage products based on eight critical functions in use cases that are relevant to I&O executives.”

On a five-point scale, HyperStore had the following use case ratings:

  • Hybrid Cloud Storage – 4.25
  • Analytics – 4.23
  • Cloud storage – 4.23
  • Archiving – 4.21
  • Backup – 4.20

According to Gartner, “completes the investigation, Critical Capabilities’ Gartner’s Magic Quadrant by enabling a deeper understanding of the product or services offered by the provider, and determines the extent to which they are suitable for different applications.” [*]

“Unlike other Gartner publications, this ‘Critical Capabilities’ report is the only one that deals exclusively with object storage, so we see it as evidence of the strength of our HyperStore platform,” said Jon Toor, Chief Marketing Officer at Cloudian. “Over the past year we have continuously expanded the platform and equipped it with new ransomware protection and other security functions, support for cloud-native environments, flash optimization, and monitoring and analysis software. We look forward to introducing our customers to further improvements in the near future and helping them to meet their ever-growing data requirements. “

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About Cloudian

Cloudian is the most popular independent provider of object storage systems. With its native S3 API, the company offers data centers the scalability and flexibility of public cloud storage. At the same time, it offers ransomware protection and reduces the total cost of ownership by more than 60% compared to traditional SAN / NAS and public clouds. The geographically distributed architecture enables users to manage and protect object and file data across locations – locally and in the cloud – from a single platform. Cloudian is available as software or appliance and supports conventional as well as containerized applications. More at

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