The Nasuni Access Anywhere Server v Egnyte™

** Note that Nasuni Access Anywhere Server is in no-way affiliated with Egnyte™ and that this is an internal comparison of both products, at a point in time, and that you should conduct your own tests and speak to representatives of both companies to validate.
Nasuni Access Anywhere Server Egnyte™
Deployable On-Premises icon
Unlike Egnyte™ the data does not flow through the Nasuni Access Anywhere Server network and there are no callbacks. It is completely private.
Multi-Tenant icon icon
File Encryption icon
FIPS Certified
Third Party KeyServer (Hashicorp Vault)
Managed by Company (BYOE)
Managed by Egnyte™
Secure File Sharing icon icon
Storage Support icon
60+ on-site / on-cloud storage connectors
Limited storage support in comparison to the Nasuni Access Anywhere Server
Single Pane of Glass multi-cloud file management icon icon
Limited storage connectors in comparison to the the Nasuni Access Anywhere Server
Active Directory / LDAP / SAML IAM icon icon
Additional purchase required for SAML support
Mobile Device Management Options built-in icon icon
Upgraded plan (purchase of advanced security package)
Ransomware Protection built-in icon
Using the Nasuni Access Anywhere Server's Forever File feature
Not real-time - uses snapshots
Full File Event Auditing icon
Syslog option for Splunk integration / available as an Audit Stream - built in
Requires Egnyte™ Protect App for Splunk
Protocol Gateway (FTP / SFTP / WebDav) icon
Protocol Gateway works above any Cloud storage that the Nasuni Access Anywhere Server supports even if not natively supported
File Transfer Acceleration icon
M-Stream File Transfer acceleration
White Label icon
Full white label Branding - Web, Desktop and Mobile Apps
PHI / PII / SPI Content Discovery icon
This works against all of the 60+ supported storage connectors that the Nasuni Access Anywhere Server supports
Mac, Win Linux Cloud Drive Apps icon icon
Windows and Mac only
Mac, Win, Linux Sync icon icon
Windows and Mac only
Outlook / Mac Mail / GMail Integration icon Outlook / Gmail only
Doc Editing
PDF Annotation
Zoho Office / Microsoft Office Editing integration (inc. collaborative editing)
Built in PDF Annotator / Built in Text editor
CloudEdit - open from web & edit on desktop
Expose NAS / SAN / SMB / NFS as a cloud file server icon

inc. permissions sync
syncs Local data to cloud and can expose an SMB interface, does not expose existing NAS/SAN/SMB data in-situ as a cloud for remote use
Rest API icon icon
Remote Office Branch Office support icon
Using the Nasuni Access Anywhere Server's SiteLink feature
Home Screen Widgets icon icon
GEO Restriction Support icon icon
Mobile OS compatibility icon
Android, iOS, Mobile Web
iOS, Android, Mobile Web
SharePoint / Office 365 Cloud Connector icon icon
Role Based / ACL Support icon
Inc. support for advanced permission modifiers
PHI / PII Data Discovery icon icon
Proprietizes Data icon
The Nasuni Access Anywhere Server does not proprietize data enabling companies to have full bi-modal access to the direct storage cloud

Key Solution Benefits

  • Promotes Secure Remote Working.

  • Best-of-breed App integrations including Microsoft Office / Office Online / Zoho Office / Outlook / Mac Mail + more.

  • Can be setup for secure FIPS encryption of ALL data, wherever stored.

  • Integrates into existing Company Identity Access Management solutions – LDAP, SAML, Active Directory.

  • No need to forgo Data Governance / Compliance due to home working – facilitates GDPR, HIPAA, CCPA.

  • PII discovery module protects against sensitive data getting out in the wild.

  • Multi Channel - Web, Desktop drives and Mobile Apps.

  • No need to rip and replace - works with what a Company already has

  • Accelerates transfer performance by a factor of 10X with M-Stream®'s multi-threaded uploads/downloads/ transfers.

  • A single namespace across locations eliminates management workload and complexity through a unified view of data.

  • Private drop box type experience provides remote working convenience while ensuring security and corporate governance.

  • Optimized for a number of vertical markets – Healthcare, Education, Finance, Retail, Service Providers, Media and Entertainment.

Key Features

  • Collaboration

    Team collaboration with shared folders, virtual workspaces and file commenting.

  • Policy-based governance

    Set specific measurable and auditable governance options.

  • Real Time Alerts

    Receive real-time alerts of any file activity using the Audit Watch feature.

  • Geo-location recording

    Captures timing as well as source and endpoint locations of file transfer.

  • Accelerated file transfer performance

    M-Stream® multi-threaded, parallel data stream, accelerates large file downloads, uploads, and tiering. Read more about M-Stream® here.

  • Secure File Sharing

    Establish passwords and permissions to access files, determine if/when a file link expires, and the number of times a file can be accessed.

  • File archive

    End users can easily restore versions or backups on demand using the ForeverFile feature.

  • File locking, versioning, and comments

    Prevents inadvertent end-user data loss and provides enhanced collaboration.

More information

More white papers and downloadable collateral can be found here