Cloud Storage

NFS to Amazon S3 using Forum Sentry Cloud Controller

By | Date posted: March 3, 2014

Forum Sentry Cloud Controller offers a robust NFS listener than enables NFS clients to move files to Amazon S3 and other cloud providers. Whether you need to rotate your log files, backup your customer database, or just scale out to infinite storage in the cloud, Forum Sentry Cloud Controller provides you with the highest access control and encryption functionality to bridge data movement from your application servers to the public cloud.

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to setup an NFS listener and connect it to Amazon S3.  You will then learn how to mount and create folders and files from a Linux terminal with the content created in Amazon S3.

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Infinite cloud storage scale-out with enterprise IdMs

By | Date posted: February 17, 2014

Public cloud storage providers such as Amazon S3, Google Cloud Storage, and Rackspace Cloud Files provide practically infinite storage capacity for enterprise data centers. A secure scale-out of corporate data storage by using public cloud providers requires traversing the public-private cloud boundary.  Identity management is a crucial aspect of enabling this boundary traversal for companies that want to retain control of their identities regardless of the public cloud storage provider they choose.
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