2019-01-02T12:28:00Z

What do you like most about SwiftStack?


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What do you like most about SwiftStack?

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Real User

The SwiftStack Controller, which is the web UI, provides out of band management. This has been one of the best features of it. It allows us to be able to do upgrades and look at performance metrics. It is a top feature and reason to choose the product.

2019-08-12T05:55:00Z
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Real User

The most valuable feature is its versatility. We use 1space and we can use it for almost anything: for our cloud service, for backups of VMs.

2019-07-29T10:12:00Z
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Real User

The scalability is phenomenal. It seems infinite, as long as you put enough storage in place, add enough nodes.

2019-04-08T05:44:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The performance is good. It is a secondary storage platform designed for archive and backup, so performance for the right use cases is very good. We have been pretty happy in that regard.

2019-03-31T09:41:00Z
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Real User

It has helped us with the ability to distribute data to different data centers. As part of our DR strategy, we have nodes automatically replicating data from one data center to the other. This makes it easier for us to not have to shift tapes around.

2019-02-10T10:06:00Z
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Real User

The biggest feature, the biggest reason we went with SwiftStack, rather than deploying our own model with OpenStack Swift, was their deployment model. That was really the primary point in our purchase decision, back when we initially deployed. It took my installation time from days to hours, for deployment in our environment, versus deploying OpenStack Swift ourselves, manually.

2019-01-02T12:28:00Z
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