Avere on Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Avere is the only hybrid cloud platform that provides the flexibility and agility needed by enterprises looking to integrate existing NAS architectures with Amazon EC2 compute and Amazon S3 storage without sacrificing performance. In complex IT environments, Avere enables easy movement of data between existing on-premises disks and AWS and makes storage located on premises or in the cloud available to Amazon EC2 compute instances.
Avere Hybrid Cloud NAS on AWS
When more performance and more scalability are needed, Avere Hybrid Cloud NAS provides a flexible, seamless hybrid infrastructure. Avere provides solutions that bridge on-premises compute and storage with Amazon EC2 and Amazon S3.
Hybrid Cloud NAS includes many use cases including:
|Use Case||Definition||Avere Products|
|Cloud Bursting||Burst the hottest data from on-premises network-attached storage (NAS) to the unlimited power of Amazon EC2||Avere vFXT|
|Cloud NAS||Run enterprise-scale computing completely in the cloud bridging Amazon S3 with Amazon EC2 while minimizing the cost of use for high-performance Amazon EBS||Avere vFXT|
|Amazon Cloud Storage Gateway||Bring Amazon S3 into the enterprise storage infrastructure with a powerful file system that provides bidirectional gateway functionality for both NFS and SMB protocols along with enterprise features like high availability, tiering to hide latency, mirroring, and migration|
Avere on AWS GOVCLOUD
Avere FXT Edge filers support the AWS GovCloud region with the release of Secure Token Service (STS) and the Signature Version 4 Signing Process features for S3 access, in addition to being FIPS 140-2 compliant. Learn more about Avere for the public sector.
Avere on AWS Sizing and Pricing
|Enterprise Cloud Bursting & Cloud NAS||Cloud Gateway|
|AWS EC2 Instances*||R3.2xlarge||R3.8xlarge|
|AWS EBS*||1TB or 4TB EBS SSD||1TB or 4TB EBS SSD|
*AWS Services are sold separately