As an object storage platform, based on Dell EMC’s Elastic Cloud Storage (ECS), it is natively optimised for cloud storage in terms of scale, resilience and accessibility.
Cloud Storage provides compatibility for objects via S3 and EMC native APIs, and file CIFS/SMB. Cloud Storage is configured to deliver high performance, supporting both large files and a high volume of small files for unstructured content.
Our solution delivers a state-of-the art unstructured storage engine that offers an unmatched combination of storage efficiency and data access. Cloud Storage provides enhanced data durability, with built in protection from disk and node failures.
Cloud Storage is highly resilient against server and disk drive failures, and provides exabyte scale
using 256-bit AES encryption. Allows you to ensure the protection of your data
ensures open compatibility with API enabled applications
use hundreds of existing Amazon S3–compatible applications via the UKCloud S3-compatible API. Integrate with existing native and virtualised enterprise applications, with no change to the application or stack
allows you to take advantage of technologies such as Panzura Alto Cloud Controller, EMC Geodrive and SoftNas Cloud Enterprise. Cloud storage gateways can be installed on premises or in the cloud, and provide a NAS or SAN presentation of the storage layer
relief from capacity management issues related to LUNS, RAID groups and file systems
allows you to retrieve your data easily and contextually with industry-leading metadata search
feel supported to get the best from your application and reduce delays
have confidence in who has access to your data and workloads
be confident that your solutions are on a NCSC best practice cloud
choose the right network to connect your solution to for ease of access
supports and enables the Government Digital Strategy which increases the number of workloads that can be migrated to the cloud
This service allows you to: