Send Backup and Archive Data to Amazon S3 Cloud Storage Using a Standard Network Attached Storage (NAS) Appliance enhancing Investments in Backup Infrastructure

CARLSBAD, CA – Jan. 17, 2017 — / — BridgeSTOR, LLC, the company making storage available worldwide, today announced the Coronado V-NAS Archive Access Point, a free or low cost-effective solution for storing backup and archive data in Amazon S3 through a familiar NAS interface. The Coronado V-NAS Archive Access Point is the latest addition to BridgeSTOR’s family of Cloud Access products that enable global access to cloud or object storage. The Coronado V-NAS Archive Access Point integrates elegantly into existing backup infrastructures by allowing backup applications to send data directly to Amazon S3 with no external charges that may be included by backup applications.

The Free Version of the Coronado V-NAS Archive Access Point allows up to 5TB of backup data to be stored in Amazon S3. A supported version of the Coronado V-NAS Archive Access Point is available starting at $300.00/month with lower annual payments. All Coronado V-NAS Access Points enable the business enterprise to retain the durability, control and security inherent in all NAS Storage, while leveraging the cost, availability and accessibility advantages of cloud storage.

Other key features and capabilities of the Archive Access Points include:

  • The ability to use local disk storage to enable backups to be performed at local network speeds;
  • In-line data compression that can double the capacity of cloud and/or local storage (assuming the industry-standard 2:1 data compression ratio);
  • Military-strength data encryption performed at the source so that data is encrypted locally, when sent over the wire and when residing in cloud storage.

All Coronado V-NAS Access Point Appliances are delivered as an OVF or VHD virtual appliance compatible with VMware, Hyper-V, VirtualBox or Linux KVM.

“The Coronado V-NAS Access Point combines the benefits of cloud storage availability and reliability with the enhanced data protection benefits of off-premises backup,” says John Matze, CEO, BridgeSTOR, LLC. “Offering a Free Version of the product not only allows most small businesses to easily backup to cloud storage, but also shows Enterprise corporations the benefits and ease of use of a NAS interface for storing cloud data. We are pleased to announce this latest addition to BridgeSTOR’s family of cloud access products.”

About BridgeSTOR, LLC
BridgeSTOR, LLC, the company making the world’s storage available, headquartered in Carlsbad, CA, near San Diego, has created a Cloud Storage File System (CSFS™) to extend and enhance the usability and manageability of cloud storage, including Amazon S3™, and other cloud vendors by transforming complex and sophisticated object-based storage into traditional file-based storage accessible by standard Windows or Linux-based applications and management tools. BridgeSTOR strives to make cloud data access simple and affordable to organizations of all sizes.

Dawn Matze, President
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Source: BridgeSTOR