SoftNAS® on Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Extend your AWS deployment with SoftNAS performance and cost savings data management

SoftNAS® on Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Extend your AWS deployment with SoftNAS performance and cost savings data management

Buurst SoftNAS extends support to AWS Outposts. 

Why SoftNAS on AWS?

SoftNAS offers AWS customers an enterprise ready NAS capable of managing your fast-growing data storage challenges including AWS Outpost availability. Dedicated features from SoftNAS deliver significant cost savings, high availability, lift and shift data migration, and a variety of security protection. SoftNAS is a proven solution for the AWS platform with over 8 years of availability.

Expand AWS Storage Efficiency with SoftNAS

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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Cost Management

Save 30-80% by reducing amount of data to store  

  • Enable Block Storage  
  • Data Deduplication & Compression 
  • SmartTiers (Fast to Slow Block Storage)  
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Increase data performance without expanding storage required  

  • Multiple Storage Types 
  • Striping Disk 
  • Private Storage  
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    Control & Security

    Supporting major protocols including iSCSI, CIFs/SMB, and NFS 

    • Snapshots and Rollbacks 
    • 2-Factor Authentication  
    • Large-scale Windows Filer & NFS Server  

    SoftNAS is designed to support a variety of market verticals, use cases, and workload types. Increasingly, SoftNAS deployed on the AWS platform to enable block and file storage services through Common Internet File System (CIFS), Network File System (NFS), Apple File Protocol (AFP), and Internet Small Computer System Interface (SCSI).  

    SoftNAS provides NAS capabilities suitable for the enterprise, including Multi-Availability Zone high availability with automatic failover in the AWS Cloud. It runs within the customer’s AWS account offers business-critical data protection required for the nonstop operation of applications, websites, and IT infrastructure on AWS. 

    SoftNAS on AWS:
    5 Minute Demo

    Watch the SoftNAS on AWS Demo

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    “It takes weeks and months for us to provision storage on our local private SAN. Using SoftNAS, it can happen in a matter of minutes to get any amount of storage we need.

    Keith Son, Director of Infrastructure, Greater New York City Area – Broadcast Media

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    Deploy SoftNAS on AWS

    Get started today on the AWS Marketplace taking advantage of our Installation Guide and Tutorial Video Series. 

    AWS Marketplace  

    Try SoftNAS directly from the AWS Marketplace 

    SoftNAS on AWS Installation Guide

    Step by step instructions to setup a POC and configure in your AWS environment  

    SoftNAS on AWS Tutorial Videos

    Watch step by step instructional videos to deploy a softNAS instance on AWS 

    SoftNAS-EFS Performance Report 

    Up to 23x faster than AWS EFS 

    Recommendations to increase storage performance for both managed storage services such as AWS EFS, Azure Files, and self-managed storage using a Cloud NAS.