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Release Notes

Amazon Web Services

If you are already familiar with the AWS console, instances and backend storage options and wish to simply begin creating your SoftNAS instance, go directly to the AWS Getting Started Guide.
 

Planning

Creating an Instance

Advanced

Microsoft Azure

If you are already familiar with the Azure portal, instances and backend storage options and wish to simply begin creating your SoftNAS instance, go directly to the Azure Getting Started Guide.
 

Planning

Creating an Instance

Advanced

SoftNAS Products

SoftNAS Enterprise
SoftNAS Enterprise is a software-defined, full-featured enterprise cloud NAS filer for primary data storage with enterprise-class NAS features like: high-availability, deduplication, compression, thin-provisioning, snapshots, replication, cloning, encryption (at rest and in transit), LDAP and Active Directory integration, and support for NFS, CIFS, iSCSI or AFP storage protocols.
SoftNAS Essentials
SoftNAS Essentials provides files services for object storage, lowering the overall storage cost of secondary data for cloud backup storage, disaster recovery and archive. WIth SoftNAS patent-pending ObjFast™ technology, SoftNAS Essentials accelerates I/O performance to object storage backends up to 400% faster than before. SoftNAS Essentials leverages the cost-effectiveness and scalability of cloud object storage as a datastore while presenting applications with standard NAS and SAN protocols
SoftNAS® Developer Edition™
SoftNAS Developer Edition is the easiest and fastest way for DevOps teams to learn about and test SoftNAS Enterprise functionality within non-production deployments.  Certain features like high-availability are not available for use in SoftNAS Developer Edition. Use a single 250GB node of SoftNAS Developer Edition free forever. No license key is required for the quickest time to product use and testing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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