Next-Generation Storage and Data Protection – An Interview with Norihiro Saito from CommVault Cloud Solutions Group


CommVault has certified interoperability between CommVault Simpana, its data protection and management software, and Cloudian HyperStore software, as a technology for the long-term storage of large volumes of data. The two companies actively partner to offer this new storage solution. This blog post is based on a discussion between CommVault Cloud Solutions Group Sales Executive, […]

CloudFuze and Cloudian Partner to Bring Enterprise-Class Migration and Hybrid Storage Capabilities to Cloudian Customers

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Today we are announcing a an exciting new partnership with CloudFuze, Inc., a leader in storage connectivity and collaboration, to address the content migration needs for enterprise customers moving to the Cloudian HyperStore platform. Cloudian customers can now use CloudFuze’s platform and enterprise-class migration services to move data seamlessly between the public cloud and Cloudian […]

Casale Group of Switzerland solves Sync&Share, VMware Backup and Disaster Recovery challenges with Cloudian HyperStore


By Primo Bonacina, EMEA Business Development at BCLOUD/Cloudian ( The Casale company CASALE is a privately owned Swiss Company with headquarters in Lugano (Switzerland) with branch offices in Czech Republic and mobile workers all around the world.   Casale is one of the oldest companies active in the field of synthetic ammonia production. The main […]

An interview with Michael Tso, CEO of Cloudian


By Willem ter Harmsel This wednesday morning I had the pleasure to speak with Michael Tso at breakfast in an Amsterdam city-centre hotel. Born in mainland China, Michael was raised in Shanghai and Hongkong, finished high school in Melbourne and graduated at MIT in 1993. In his 20 years business experience he not only lead […]

5.0 release brings “Cloud Storage for Everyone”


In this quick 20 minute video, the Cloudian HyperStore team discuss the key points of Cloudian’s September 16 product announcement which promises to users the new era of “Cloud Storage for Everyone”. Or look at this quick Slideshare presentation:     To learn more about the Cloudian HyperStore Appliance click here  

Introducing the New Cloudian Logo


At Cloudian, we have been wrestling with the question: Is the quality of our brand identity in alignment with the quality of our products and customer interactions? We know we have some work to do because brand identity is a lot like personal identity – image matters. Details matter too. Visual cues, colors, font, etc. […]

Deploying Cloudian HyperStore on HGST’s Open Ethernet Drive Architecture


by Gary Ogasawara VP Engineering at Cloudian Inc Introduction Recently, we had a hackathon with HGST engineers to deploy and exercise Cloudian HyperStore on HGST’s open Ethernet drive architecture (link:  Each storage drive is a “server on a drive” including CPU, RAM, Linux OS, and a direct Ethernet connection in a standard 3.5” HDD form […]

An interview with Cloudian President and Co-Founder Hiroshi Ohta


What gave you the idea to start the initial company that fed into Cloudian? Mr. Ohta: Before founding our initial company, I was in charge of service development for mobile terminals at J-Phone, a mobile telecom operator in Japan. I led the development of services, including “Sky Walker,” the first short messaging service (SMS) in […]

A more economic Backup as a Service offering with Cloudian

Small businesses are looking for better ways to manage their backups than the traditional backup software and tape. Recently one of our customers, Kumo, delivered a new Backup Service for Business. Working with our application partner Cloudberry we provided a simple, easy to use, cost effective and trustworthy backup service. Want to learn more … […]

Next Generation Storage needs integration, scale and performance


Guest Blog Post by Colm Keegan from Storage Switzerland Various industry sources estimate that data is doubling approximately every two years and the largest subset of that growth is coming from unstructured data. User files, images, rich multimedia, machine sensor data and anything that lives outside of a database application can be referred to collectively […]