The Enterprise File Fabric™ and Exoscale

Why Storage Made Easy and Exoscale?

Exoscale is a swiss-based cloud services platform providing secure, privacy-compliant hosting and infrastructure services in European data centers. The Enterprise File Fabric, available in the Exoscale marketplace, is a data management and protection platform that unifies file and object data, including Exoscale Object Storage into a single, easily managed global file system.

With the Enterprise File Fabric platform, end users, through desktops and mobile devices, can access cloud storage as they would any network filesystem. In fact, any application around the world can access a network drive can take advantage of the high reliability, scalability and speed of cloud native storage securely managed right in the heart of Europe.

Key Features

  • Cloud Drive
    • Works as a network drive, but designed for higher latency, slower networks
    • Local cache for folder metadata and active files.
    • Users can also manage locks, share files and search from the drive.
  • Content Search / Discovery
    • Find files quickly by name, metadata, content, or tags.
    • Search from web, mobile and desktop apps.
    • Results based on access levels (e.g. AD groups).
    • Real-time automated discovery of PHI / PII files
  • Cloud Edit
    • Double-click files in the web app.
    • Downloads and opens in desktop app.
    • Files locked or opened as read-only.
    • Save uploads back to remote storage.
  • Web, Desktop and Mobile Apps
    • Real-time view of Exoscale object storage.
    • Rename, move, copy, upload, download files and folders.
    • Offline sync.
  • Microsoft Integration
    • Teams: search, browse, edit, deep links.
    • Office Online: edit docs from web app; locking and concurrent editing supported.
    • Outlook and Office plugins for easy uploading and sharing within apps.
    • Integrates with Azure AD
  • File & Folder Sharing
    • Share files and folders.
    • Drop folders to receive files.
    • Set expiration, download limits, passwords.
    • Driven by organizational policies.
    • Audit sharing and download actions.
    • Authenticate external users.
  • File Acceleration
    • Accelerate large files to/from user desktops up to 10x using MStream.
    • Improve remote working experience.
    • Drag/Drop between organizational data silos at rapid transfer speeds.
  • Security
    • Integrates with company IAM – AD, LDAP, SAML
    • Enhanced Authentication
      • Two Factor Challenge
    • Compliance / Governance
      • Detailed Audit Event Log
    • Data Security
      • FIPS Encryption
      • Ransomware Protection

More information

  • Storage Made Easy Documentation: Exoscale