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Definitioncloud file storage

Cloud file storage is a storage service that is delivered over the Internet, billed on a pay-per-use ...Read More

Google's Elastifile buy shows need for cloud file storage

By Carol Sliwa 12 Jul 2019

Google buys partner Elastifile's scale-out file system to bolster options for enterprises looking to shift NFS-based applications to public cloud storage. Read More

Scale-out NAS: File storage with cloud and flash from big five

By Stephen Pritchard 25 Apr 2019

We run the rule over scale-out NAS from the big five storage array makers to find all-flash and hybrid-flash commonplace and use of the cloud as a tier almost ubiquitous Read More

Elastifile adds cloud file storage service on Google

By Carol Sliwa 14 Dec 2018

Elastifile's new managed Cloud File Service on the Google Cloud Platform is designed to give customers NAS storage with a self-service, software-as-a-service-type experience. Read More

Amazon EFS Infrequent Access price drop could spur adoption

By Carol Sliwa 19 Sep 2019

Price drop for Amazon's Elastic File System Infrequent Access option could stir competitors to follow suit and fuel greater enterprise adoption of cloud file storage. Read More

Google dives into elusive cloud file storage market

By Trevor Jones 26 Jun 2018

Google Cloud Filestore may be the last piece of the puzzle for the vendor's storage services, but like its competitors' file offerings, it's far from a finished product. Read More

Why cloud block storage deployments are on the rise

By Jeff Kato ,Jeff Byrne 13 Sep 2019

Move over object and file storage; use of block storage in the public cloud is increasing as more businesses prepare to move or have already redeployed workloads to the cloud. Read More

NetApp Cloud Volumes gives new wrinkle to OnTap file storage

By Garry Kranz 31 Oct 2018

NetApp appends services to Data Fabric that aim to help enterprises flexibly manage their data between local storage and public clouds, including AWS, Azure and Google. Read More

Hybrid cloud file and object pushes the frontiers of storage

By Chris Evans 13 Mar 2018

A single environment across on-premise and cloud environments is possible with a new class of product that builds file systems and object stores with hybrid cloud Read More

Cloud backup vs. cloud storage: What are the differences?

By Marc Staimer 16 Jul 2019

The cloud backup vs. cloud storage differences are often confused. Understanding how file sync and share relates complicates the issues further. Here's what you should know. Read More

File locking and workload limitations in Cloudian hybrid cloud storage

By Antony Adshead 15 Mar 2018

Hybrid cloud has had a boost recently with the emergence of file/object environments that allow customers to operate a single namespace between on-premise and public cloud locations. One of the ... Read More