OpenStack Swift is more than an enabler to store large amounts of unstructured data. The massive scalability, geographic dispersion, and REST API Access are a way to achieve some compelling use cases, of which the most popular is undoubtedly file sharing.
In the past Enterprise File Share and Sync has been more traditionally associated with file-based storage platforms but as such storage platforms struggle to scale and don’t naturally lend themselves to be web accessible pairing Enterprise File Share and Sync with object storage solutions such as OpenStack Swift has become much more compelling for enterprises. Not only from an ease of use perspective but also from an ROI perspective.
This post looks at the “must have” features that should be demanded from an OpenStack Swift Enterprise Sync and Share vendor.
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Corporate brand identity management is a key issue for any organisation. Various surveys have indicated that companies who pay special attention to their corporate brand identity influence employees’ commitment to their organisations, in addition to consolidating their brand identity.
To that end Storage Made Easy has consistently provided a way to brand their Storage Made Easy Enterprise File Share and Sync Solution, either when used as a federated fabric or as a dedicated solution for storage solutions such as OpenStack.
Lets take a look at some of the ways in which the self service features can be used to self-brand.
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