We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"It is very durable and that is particularly important."
"It uses the same platform for connectivity so integration is seamless."
"The initial setup is pretty quick."
"It's very easy-to-use."
"The most valuable features are the Metro clustering, and disaster recovery."
"The main feature I have found to be product replication."
"It performs well and it is also very fast."
"It is a cloud-based environment and at times, it is not very simple to use."
"It's on the expensive side, as expected for a niche product."
"Compared to, for example, Hitachi NAS, the solution is not mature at all. It's just in its infancy as far as technology goes."
"The feature that we're waiting on is better integration with the cell services."
"It would be nice if you could store file-based in the same box with the same technology."
"There could be improvements in public cloud integration."
"I would like to see the licensing fees improved as well as the price per terabytes."
"Our fees are approximately half a dollar per gigabyte."
"The price is a little high."
"In my opinion, we have paid the right price for the product. I don't think that it is too much or too little."
"The price of this solution could be made more affordable."
"Licensing fees are paid yearly."
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Cloudian HyperStore lets you start small and grow to hundreds of petabytes on-premises simply by adding nodes. Leverage the proven interoperability of the industry’s only 100% native S3 API.
FlashBlade is the industry’s most advanced scale-out storage for unstructured data, powered by a modern, massively parallel architecture to consolidate complex data silos (like backup appliances and data lakes) and accelerate tomorrow’s discoveries and insights.
Cloudian HyperStore is ranked 11th in File and Object Storage with 1 review while Pure Storage FlashBlade is ranked 1st in File and Object Storage with 6 reviews. Cloudian HyperStore is rated 8.0, while Pure Storage FlashBlade is rated 8.8. The top reviewer of Cloudian HyperStore writes "A reasonable-priced and durable solution for storing our company backup data". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Pure Storage FlashBlade writes "Stable with good technical support and easy to manage". Cloudian HyperStore is most compared with MinIO, Scality RING8, NetApp StorageGRID, Red Hat Ceph Storage and Caringo Swarm, whereas Pure Storage FlashBlade is most compared with Pure Storage FlashArray, HPE Primera, Red Hat Ceph Storage, Dell EMC PowerStore and Dell EMC Unity XT.
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