SoftNAS cloud NAS certified on Red Hat Enterprise Linux

By Editor October 7, 2015


Achieve better storage performance, agility, flexibility and reduce costs with leading cloud NAS now available on the world’s most popular Linux distribution

HOUSTONSoftNAS, the #1 best-selling software-based NAS in the cloud, today announced SoftNAS has completed certification on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, to offer global enterprises access to SoftNAS Cloud for Red Hat Enterprise Linux on the AWS Marketplace. SoftNAS Cloud, which continues to gain popularity on AWS Marketplace, now offers customers reliability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, the world’s leading enterprise Linux platform, and the cost-effectiveness scalability and flexibility of Amazon EC2.

SoftNAS will demonstrate SoftNAS Cloud for Red Hat Enterprise Linux at AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas, Nevada, starting Oct. 6, 2015, in booth 334. Learn more about the demo at Red Hat booth 409.

“Commercially supported solutions such as the SoftNAS Cloud are an important part of Red Hat’s ecosystem aimed at accelerating customer adoption in the cloud. The expertise and storage software innovation that SoftNAS brings to our joint customers is a welcomed addition to the Red Hat Connect for Technology Partners program,” said Mike Werner, Senior Director, Global Technology Partner Programs, Red Hat.

Enterprises select Red Hat Enterprise Linux for standardization because of its enterprise class software hardening and quality of support. SoftNAS Cloud is now available on this leading Linux platform to help organizations gain additional storage agility and flexibility while reducing storage costs compared to traditional storage hardware. Amazon EC2 running Red Hat Enterprise Linux provides a dependable platform to deploy a broad range of applications.

“Working directly with power partners, such as Red Hat and AWS, enables customers to access the unique combination of enterprise quality support for the world’s most popular enterprise Linux distribution and the world’s most widely-used public cloud platform,” said Rick Braddy, CEO and CTO of SoftNAS. “SoftNAS continues to help DevOps and enterprise IT departments supercharge their infrastructure for optimum business agility, performance and high-availability on AWS.”

Pricing for SoftNAS Cloud for Red Hat Enterprise Linux starts at $0.18 per hour on AWS Marketplace.

About SoftNAS
SoftNAS, LLC is the leading provider of software-based NAS solutions and protects mission-critical data for customers using any combination of public, private and hybrid clouds. SoftNAS gives its customers the enterprise-class data security, protection, and performance required to safely, predictably, and reliably operate IT systems and applications. SoftNAS believes in powerful, hassle-free data management and works with any hardware, any data type, across any geography, and with any IT environment, including the most popular public, private, and hybrid cloud computing platforms: Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, CenturyLink Cloud, VMware vSphere and vCloud Air.

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