Cloud Storage - Nirvanix Overview


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Nirvanix's mission is to ease the burden of storage management for organizations while enabling secure and reliable access to data worldwide. Nirvanix provides the Nirvanix Storage Delivery Network (SDN), a fully-managed, secure cloud storage service developed for today's enterprises. The SDN intelligently stores, delivers and processes storage requests in the best network location, providing the optimal user experience. The SDN is comprised of standards-based access to integrated services, powered by Nirvanix's patent-pending proprietary technology and infrastructure.

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Cloud Storage - Nirvanix Overview

  1. 1. Nirvanix Overview <ul><li>May 2010 </li></ul>
  2. 2. Nirvanix – Enterprise Cloud Storage <ul><li>Nirvanix Storage Delivery Network ™ </li></ul>A fully-managed cloud storage service built to meet enterprise needs <ul><li>Secure & Reliable </li></ul><ul><li>Low Cost </li></ul><ul><li>Standards Based Access </li></ul><ul><li>Solutions Services </li></ul><ul><li>Enterprise Support </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Explosive growth of data - 10X in 5 years, 95% unstructured </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Analog to Digital Conversion </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>User Generated Content </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bigger Digital Shadows </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Longer Mandated Retention Periods </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Relentless demand for better access to data </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Data Driven Organizations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>E - Discovery </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Content Distribution </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Growing complexity of storage environments </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Utilization of purchased hardware 30-60% </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Pressure to do more with less </li></ul>The Problem Enterprise Reaching Limits of Current Storage Practices Confidential
  4. 4. <ul><li>The Storage Delivery Network™ (SDN) </li></ul><ul><li>Global file system: directory structure, storage pools, and child accounts </li></ul><ul><li>5 globally distributed nodes under a single namespace </li></ul><ul><li>Fully redundant infrastructure with integrated load balancing </li></ul><ul><li>Policy enabled file replication and geo-distribution </li></ul><ul><ul><li>99.9% - 99.999% SLA depending on file replication policy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>SAS 70 Type II, physical security, encryption, SSL </li></ul>The Solution - Nirvanix SDN Built for the Enterprise Confidential
  5. 5. Nirvanix Makes Cloud Storage Easily Accessible Linux NFS, SMB, FTP Windows SMB, FTP Internet SOAP/REST Nirvanix Web Services™ (API) Nirvanix CloudNAS® (virtual mount) Partner Applications Standards Based Interfaces Security Services Policy Based File Replication & Geo-location Customizable Metadata Integrated Services Directory Structure, Storage Pools, Child Accounts Media Services Nirvanix Internet File System™ (IFS) Nirvanix Global Network Proprietary Technology & Infrastructure
  6. 6. Nirvanix CloudNAS® <ul><li>Turn any server into local mount to scalable cloud storage </li></ul><ul><ul><li>For Windows or Linux </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Access files via standard network file based protocols </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated Security </li></ul>Confidential Primary Secondary Compression Dedupe Cache Encryption SSL CIFS NFS Data Mover US - West US - Mid US - East Japan Germany CloudNAS® Nirvanix API Nirvanix Storage Delivery Network FIC
  7. 7. How to Manage Nirvanix Storage <ul><li>Each storage pool is a unique global file system </li></ul><ul><li>Child accounts are optional isolated sub directories </li></ul>Confidential … … Storage Pool 1 Global Namespace 1 Application / Business Unit User 2 Child Account User 3 Child Account User 1 Child Account User n Child Account Storage Pool 2 Global Namespace 2 Application / Business Unit Storage Pool n Global Namespace N Application / Business Unit Storage Domain Master Account
  8. 8. Nirvanix Solves Most Pressing Enterprise Storage Problems Nirvanix Confidential
  9. 9. Physical Security <ul><li>Utilize Tier III Data Centers </li></ul><ul><li>24x7 On-site Security </li></ul><ul><li>Biometric hand geometry readers on all doors </li></ul><ul><li>Kinetic locks on all cabinets </li></ul><ul><li>CCTV digital camera coverage </li></ul><ul><li>Bullet-resistant walls </li></ul><ul><li>Perimeter concrete bollards and planters </li></ul>Confidential
  10. 10. Organizational Security <ul><li>SAS 70 Type II certified </li></ul><ul><li>3 rd party security audit(s) </li></ul><ul><li>PCI Compliance being implemented </li></ul>Confidential
  11. 11. Data Security <ul><li>3 step key to access Global File System </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Username </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Strong Password (6 characters /w numerical and special ) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>128 bit token based authorization key </li></ul></ul><ul><li>256 bit AES Encryption client option </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Data encrypted before transfer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>CloudNAS enables 256 encryption </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Safe Harbor laws for European Union </li></ul></ul><ul><li>SSL for data transfer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Encrypts file names in transfers </li></ul></ul><ul><li>File obscurification </li></ul><ul><ul><li>De-identify physical file, removing filename, owner, and type </li></ul></ul><ul><li>User defined data location policies </li></ul><ul><ul><li>User selects Storage Centers </li></ul></ul>Confidential
  12. 12. Thank You <ul><li>Store. Simplify. Save. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>Confidential