Buurst Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

Buurst Staff

Microsoft Azure customers worldwide now gain access to SoftNAS to take advantage of the scalability, reliability, and agility of Azure to drive application development and shape business strategies.

BELLEVUE, Wash.–()–Buurst, a leading enterprise-class data performance company, today announced the availability of its flagship product, SoftNAS in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, an online store providing applications and services for use on Azure. Buurst customers can now take advantage of the productive and trusted Azure cloud platform, with streamlined deployment and management.

“The availability of our SoftNAS product in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace enables us to offer these key benefits to a wider range of organizations.”

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“Through our solutions, we strive to provide our customers with better application performance, lower cloud storage costs, and the control they need,” said Garry Olah, CEO of Buurst. “The availability of our SoftNAS product in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace enables us to offer these key benefits to a wider range of organizations.”

Buurst is dedicated to delivering new levels of data performance, control, and availability to position businesses to move, access, and leverage data quickly. The company and its innovative solutions offer impressive levels of performance in the cloud, having reached 1 million input/output operations per second (IOPS), and provide a patented cross-zone, high availability with a 99.999 percent uptime guarantee, giving customers true control over their data in the cloud.

Buurst’s flagship product, SoftNAS, offers customers control by providing the resources required to develop a new environment and enabling businesses to apply the configuration variables they need to get the maximum performance for petabytes of data on Azure. Additionally, businesses can significantly reduce the cost of cloud storage through SoftNAS’ optimization of Azure’s premium and standard managed disk storage, as well as leveraging its deduplication, compression, and tiering capabilities. SoftNAS optimizes data performance while keeping costs in check for businesses.

Sajan Parihar, senior director, Microsoft Azure Platform at Microsoft Corp., said, “We’re pleased to welcome Buurst to the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, which gives our partners great exposure to cloud customers around the globe. Azure Marketplace offers world-class quality experiences from global trusted partners with solutions tested to work seamlessly with Azure.”

The Azure Marketplace is an online market for buying and selling cloud solutions certified to run on Azure. The Azure Marketplace helps connect companies seeking innovative, cloud-based solutions with partners who have developed solutions that are ready to use.

About Buurst

Buurst, Inc. is a leading enterprise-class data performance company that delivers migration, cost management, and control of data in the cloud customers need. Buurst optimizes cloud storage decisions for organizations, from migration to granular monitoring and management to storage tiering for cost performance, across all major cloud platforms, ensuring superior performance and optimization of business-critical data. Buurst has offices in the Seattle and Houston areas and employees located across the globe. Buurst powers some of the largest enterprises, including Samsung, Halliburton, T-Mobile, Boeing, Netflix, L’Oréal, and WWE. For more information, visit www.buurst.com.

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 SoftNAS provides enterprise-level cloud NAS featuring data performance, security, high availability (HA), and support for the most extensive set of storage protocols in the industry: NFS, CIFS/SMB-AD, iSCSI.

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    SoftNAS designed to support a variety of market verticals, use cases, and workload types. Increasingly, SoftNAS deployed on the Azure platform to enable block and file storage services through Common Internet File System (CIFS), NFS, AFP, and iSCSI. 

    SoftNAS is a software-defined NAS delivered as a virtual appliance running within Azure Computing Service. It provides NAS capabilities suitable for the enterprise, including high availability utilizing Azure availability sets with automatic failover in the Azure cloud. SoftNAS runs within your Microsoft Azure account, offers business-critical data protection required for non-stop operation of applications, websites, and IT infrastructure. 

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