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"I find its flexibility valuable."

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"The feature that I like most is the analytics part of the file system.""The most valuable feature is real-time analytics."

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"The pricing can definitely be better."

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"The price of the software is a bit expensive, so a reduction in cost would make it more competitive.""In the future, I would like to see non-disruptive updates."

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"You pay for what you use. For example, if you use one terabyte, you just pay for that one terabyte. But the pricing could always be better"

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Top Answer: I find its flexibility valuable.
Top Answer: We pay yearly based on the storage size. You pay for what you use. For example, if you use one terabyte, you just pay for that one terabyte. But the pricing could always be better.
Top Answer: The pricing can definitely be better. It would also help if they made it even more flexible. For example, some customers ask us if they can generally use it for a file. I would like it to make it more… more »
Top Answer: The most valuable feature is real-time analytics.
Top Answer: This product is not available in the Azure marketplace, which is not a good thing. The price of the software is a bit expensive, so a reduction in cost would make it more competitive.
Top Answer: We are a reseller and Qumulo is one of the storage solutions that we are dealing with. It is used for software-defined file storage. I am currently researching more use cases so that we can better… more »
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Swarm provides a platform for data protection, management, organization and search at massive scale. You no longer need to migrate data into disparate solutions for long-term preservation, delivery and analysis. Consolidate all files on Swarm, find the data you are looking for quickly, and reduce total cost of ownership by continuously evolving hardware and optimizing use of your resources.

Qumulo is the breakthrough leader in simplifying unstructured data management at massive scale across hybrid-cloud environments. Qumulo provides a high-performance file data platform designed to store, manage and create workflows and applications with data in its native file form at a massive scale across hybrid cloud environments. With Qumulo you can easily manage the full data lifecycle from ingestion, transformation, publishing and archiving with cost-effective capacity, dynamic scalability, automatic encryption, real-time analytics and an advanced API that enables customers to easily integrate Qumulo into their technology ecosystem and workflows.

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Sample Customers
iQ Media, NEP, Texas Tech University, Telefónica, City of Austin, Massive Media, Data Deposit Box, Premier Physician Services, Truliant Federal Credit Union
County of Riverside Sheriff Department, Hyundai Mobis Automotive North America, University of Arizona, UCSD - San Diego Supercomputer Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Sinclair Oil, Royal Dutch Shell, Kaiser Permanente, Deluxe Creative, Vexcel Imaging, University of Florida, The Madison Square Garden Company, Arizona State University, Cinesite, San Diego Padres Baseball, Johns Hopkins University - School of Medicine, IHME, EllieMae, Washington State University.
Top Industries
Computer Software Company36%
Comms Service Provider29%
Insurance Company5%
Computer Software Company29%
Comms Service Provider18%
Manufacturing Company7%
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Caringo Swarm is ranked 14th in File and Object Storage with 1 review while Qumulo is ranked 16th in File and Object Storage with 2 reviews. Caringo Swarm is rated 8.0, while Qumulo is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Caringo Swarm writes "A user-friendly software-defined object storage solution that's highly flexible ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Qumulo writes "Easy to set up, good technical support, and it provides valuable usage analytics ". Caringo Swarm is most compared with Cloudian HyperStore, Red Hat Ceph Storage, Dell EMC ECS, Scality RING8 and MinIO, whereas Qumulo is most compared with Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon), Scality RING8, NetApp FAS Series, Red Hat Ceph Storage and Pure Storage FlashBlade.

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