DuraCloud Now Offers Low Cost Glacier Storage!

Thu, 2013-05-02 12:13 -- carol

Secondary storage in Amazon Glacier offers customers more cost effective long-term storage options


 

Winchester, MA  Today the DuraSpace organization announced that DuraCloud, an archiving and preservation service, is now fully integrated with Amazon Glacier (a low-cost storage service). DuraCloud customers can now choose to store and archive their content in Glacier, in addition to Amazon S3, San Diego Supercomputer Cloud, and Rackspace. DuraCloud is the only service that gives users the choice and transparency of where to store their content while providing a suite of services that ensure the content's long term accessibility.

The new annual subscription plans and prices have been posted on the DuraCloud web site: http://duracloud.org/pricing.

What is Amazon Glacier:

  • low-cost storage service
  • secure and durable storage for data archiving and backup
  • optimized for data that is infrequently accessed

Key DuraCloud benefits:

  • automatic synchronization between primary and secondary copy
  • web access to all copies stored in DuraCloud
  • simplified pricing

For more information about the DuraCloud and Glacier integration, please plan to attend the "Using the DuraCloud Service to archive content in Glacier" webinar on Thursday, May 16th at 1pm ET. Michele Kimpton, CEO of DuraSpace, Bill Branan, DuraCloud Architect, and Tim Harder, Business Development Manager at Amazon Web Services, will discuss the facts about Glacier, how Glacier works as part of the DuraCloud service, and current use cases in government and academia. Registration is required in order to attend the webinar.

Give DuraCloud an instant trial run by signing up for a trial account TODAY (http://www.duracloud.org/trial-account-request). This is an opportunity for you to find out how cloud storage and services can help you plan for meeting your back-up, preservation, streaming, and collaboration needs now and for the future. DuraCloud is the only "one click to the cloud" managed cloud service that provides you with instant access to multiple locations and providers.

Take advantage of DuraCloud and Amazon Glacier today!

If you have any questions please contact us at info@duracloud.org.

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