A cloud storage gateway is a hardware- or software-based appliance located on the customer premises that serves as a bridge between local applications and remote cloud-based storage. A cloud storage gateway provides basic protocol translation and simple connectivity to allow the incompatible technologies to communicate transparently.
EaseFilter Cloud Storage Gateway is the service that connects an on-premises software appliance with cloud-based storage to provide seamless and secure integration between an organization’s on-premises IT environment and the Cloud storage infrastructure. The service enables you to securely upload data to the Cloud for cost effective backup and rapid disaster recovery.
Cloud storage gateways avoid the need to change existing applications by integrating the local file system. You can make use of all advantages of object storage without rewriting your applications. EaseFilter Storage File System provides you a simple solution to integrate your existing on-premises applications with the remote cloud storage infrastructure in a seamless, secure, and transparent fashion. The cloud tiering is a data storage technique which automatically moves data between high-cost on-premises storage and low-cost remote cloud storage, it provides a native cloud storage tier, it allows you to free up on-premises storage capacity, by moving out cooler data to the cloud storage, thereby reducing capital and operational expenditures.
5 advantages of cloud storage gateway
Easily deploy EaseFilter Cloud Storage Gateway without any changes to your applications and easily integrate with standard storage protocols on-premises. Provide on-premises applications access to cloud-backed storage without disruption to your business by maintaining user and application workflows.
Durably store your data in Cloud storage services, including Amazon S3, Microsoft Azure, Google Storage and more other cloud providers which support object storage.
Deliver low-latency data access to on-premises applications while leveraging the agility, economics and security capabilities of the cloud service. Leverage low-latency disk and network performance for your most active data, with optimized data transfers occurring to the cloud storage in the background.
Durable and secure
Support your compliance efforts with key capabilities like encryption, audit logging, and write-once, read-many (WORM) storage. Benefit from the durability and security which was provided by the cloud storage services.
Enjoy easy on-ramp to the cloud and continue supporting your on-premises applications while only paying for what you use. Offer virtually unlimited cloud storage to users and applications without deploying new storage hardware.