Object Storage Backup Target for Data Protection

Fast, disk-based storage accelerates your RPO/RTO

When building data protection solutions, your typical choices for a backup target are costly purpose-built appliances, or maintenance-intensive tape libraries.  Cloudian breaks the price-performance barrier with a disk-based backup target that is fast, simple, and cost-effective.

Compatible with all popular backup solutions, Cloudian provides fast, reliable, on-premises storage for backup and archive data. The platform starts small and scales to an exabyte without disruption or downtime, so you can buy what you need now and grow. You get an easy-to-use scale out solution at 70% less cost than purpose-built appliances and 30% less cost than tape.

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Deployment Options

On-premises Backup Target

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Backup data to an on-prem Cloudian storage cluster for fast RPO/RTO. Your data remains with your data center, behind your firewall. For DR purposes, you can also replicate the data to a second Cloudian cluster at a remote site using the integrated data management tools. There is no additional software to license or manage.

Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid cloud-base backup and DR with Cloudian object storage.

In a hybrid cloud configuration, you can backup data to a local Cloudian cluster, then use integrated tools to replicate that data to the cloud for DR purposes. This combines the immediate access of local storage with the off-site convenience of cloud. You get fast RPO/RTO without the cost and risk of relying on WAN connectivity for restore.

Protect your Microsoft Office 365 Suite with Veeam and Cloudian

Ensure business continuity with complete on-prem protection of Office 365 data

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Cloudian HyperStore provides a scalable, cost-effective backup target for VBO v4. Veeam’s native support for the S3 API ensures seamless integration with Cloudian.

Adding Cloudian Object Storage to Your Veeam Backup for Office 365

This video shows how to create repositories in Veeam Backup for Office 365 and connect them to a secure on-prem Cloudian HyperStore target for complete Office365 suite protection.

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Rubrik Backup Target

Cloudian on-premises storage is proven compatible with Rubrik data protection solutions in deployments worldwide. Plug-and-play, Cloudian makes it easy and cost-effective to configure an on-prem backup target.

Meet Your SLAs With High-Speed Access

Access data instantly with Cloudian’s disk-based storage, and achieve high-speed backup and restore with parallel data transfer (18TB per hour writes with 16 nodes). Meet your backup window and RPO/RTO objectives.

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Works with Your Software

Cloudian S3-compatible on-premises storage is supported and certified with most popular backup solutions. Proven in enterprise data centers worldwide, deployments today include Rubrik, Commvault, Veritas, and Veeam.


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