Posts by Yolande Yip

What is Cloud NAS (Network Attached Storage)?

What is Cloud NAS (Network Attached Storage)?

According to Technavio, Cloud NAS is gaining traction in the marketplace. But we still see a lot of confusion when people hear the terms “Cloud NAS” or “Cloud-based NAS”. So what is Cloud NAS? A cloud NAS works like the legacy, on-premises NAS currently in your data center. But unlike traditional NAS or SAN infrastructures, a cloud NAS is not a physical machine; it’s software-based and designed to work in the cloud.

Best Practices Learned from 1,000 AWS VPC Configurations

Best Practices Learned from 1,000 AWS VPC Configurations

Missed our webinar on, “What We Learned from 1,000 AWS VPC Configurations?” No worries. Watch the recording of our webinar, access the slides and read below for a word-for-word summary of the webinar. At the end of the summary, we have a link offering a $100 AWS credit to get you started with SoftNAS Cloud NAS on AWS.

SoftNAS Releases Web-based Calculator to Pinpoint Public Cloud Storage Cost Savings

SoftNAS Releases Web-based Calculator to Pinpoint Public Cloud Storage Cost Savings

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SoftNAS® today announced general availability of a simple-to-use but powerful cost-savings calculator for public cloud storage called SoftNAS® SmartTiers™ Cost Savings Calculator. The calculator is able to show customers how much they can potentially save on storage costs from public cloud vendors like Amazon Web Services™ (AWS) and Microsoft® Azure™ by using the automated storage tiering feature of SoftNAS 4.

SoftNAS Improves Cloud Storage Price/Performance Barriers and Fulfills Its Cloud Fabric Vision and Mission

SoftNAS Improves Cloud Storage Price/Performance Barriers and Fulfills Its Cloud Fabric Vision and Mission

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SoftNAS®, a cloud data platform company with a deep history of transforming on-premises, costly NAS storage hardware into dedicated, private NAS virtual software that runs on public cloud services, today announced general availability of SoftNAS version 4 on Microsoft Azure. It delivers cloud storage cost savings by leveraging highly-durable, low-cost cloud object storage. SoftNAS cuts the time and complexities of cloud data migration projects by up to 90%, turning months into weeks and simplifying live data migrations to the cloud. It enables customers to connect any kind of data to the cloud anywhere in the world.