Unified Cloud Caching Interface

75% of IT executives expressed concern about security issues, continuous service availability, cloud vendor lock-in and application of policies for data management when considering cloud as a storage option (ref: IDC Enterprise panel).

Calsoft’s UCCI – Unified Cloud Caching Interface has overcome these issues with high performance caching component located at premises of the enterprise and communicates with outside cloud storage.

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Value Proposition:
  • Persist cache data for rapid cache warm up or immediate cache restore
  • Achieve high availability and scalability for data protection
  • Increased storage capacity and low TCO
  • De-duplication, encryption and compression
  • Application of data management policies

 

UCCI

UCCI appliance is connected to clients via a high performance LAN with dual giga bit Ethernet connections and has an optional dual port GigE add-on card to increase network performance. UCCI is connected via internet gateway to the cloud providers using Internet as a storage bus. Protocols that UCCI uses to communicate with the clients are usual NAS protocols (NFS, CIFS, WebDAV, FTP, RSYNC) and SAN protocols (iSCSI, FC).

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Customer Deployment:
  • Cloud caching is installed and connected to the network using UCCI user interface
  • Once configured, users can registered either by the individual clients or by an administrator
  • Once the user is created an appropriate share with an associated protocol is created
  • Each share has an associated cloud storage account for backup as well as caching
  • After device been installed and shares created, shares are mounted by the client using an appropriate protocol
  • In order to backup database files or VMware Virtual machine images, the files are copied to the shares
  • We also support storage of these files on iSCSI LUNs which are backed up by auto sync feature to another UCCI
  • Customer use UCCI either as a primary storage device or as a secondary storage device
Key Features:
  • UCCI box encrypts data at enterprise and user level
  • Data is secure and cannot be misappropriated
  • UCCI box can also serve as a file indexer for the files
  • Clustered to provide an active cluster to ensure high availability

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