Cloud Storage Platforms

Seagate Kinetic Open Storage Platform

The Seagate® Kinetic Open Storage platform is the first device-based storage platform enabling independent software vendors (ISV) and cloud service provider (CSP), and enterprise customers to optimize scale-out file and object-based storage, delivering lower TCO. Seagate Kinetic Storage comprises storage devices + key/value API + Ethernet connectivity.

Learn How Seagate Kinetic HDD Is Revolutionizing Cloud Storage >

Key/Value API and Tools Simplify Data Management

Rapid implementation and deployment in any stack.
Review developer resources >

Take direct advantage of drive-specific features and capabilities

Talk directly to the device at the application level.
Get the drive simulator and developer tools >

Get hands-on with the Kinetic API source code.
Start optimizing for your environment >

Improve Performance in Scale-Out Storage Architectures

The Seagate Kinetic Open Storage platform delivers higher performance and capacity, along with improved rack density, by allowing more flexibility than traditional storage server architectures.
Watch how Seagate Kinetic Simplifies Object Storage >

  • Simplify scale-out storage architectures
  • Break away from the constraints of a legacy storage infrastructure
  • Increase I/O efficiency by removing bottlenecks and overhead
  • Optimize cluster management, data replication, migration and active archive performance

Deliver Lower Data Center TCO

Lowers capital expense (capex) associated with building new or upgrading an existing data center architecture

Lowers operational expense (opex) associated with running a data center
The Kinetic Storage Platform helps lower costs.

Mitigates hardware risks associated with human error

Improves utilization of real estate where physical footprint is an issue

ATA, Server and Storage Technology Kinetic Platform Award

As part of the ATA’s peer- and industry-selected award process, the Kinetic platform was judged based on innovation, intellectual property, commercial viability, value proposition and impact on the industry and economy.

“This is yet another proof point of market validation of the Kinetic vision and opportunity,” said Ali Fenn, senior director, product line management, at Seagate. “We are thrilled to have won this honor against a field of very significant nominees.”
Read more >

Sign up for News and Tools

Cloud News and Tools

Complete the fields below to sign–up

Cloud Technology News
  • What Are the Biggest Trends Surveillance System Builders Face This Year?

      Join us at ISC West or Join this webinar on video security trends and solutions If you’re a system builder or reseller offering solutions to customers in the physical security industry, you know how rapidly the field is changing today. For your customers’ sake, you must stay ahead of the curve and understand changing trends […] ...

  • Are You Using the Right “Cold Storage” for Your Business Data?

    Back in the day, I cut my programming teeth on a Radio Shack TRS-80. Every month Tandy sent out their Microcomputer Newsletter with articles and program listings in BASIC and Z-80 assembly language. I painstakingly keyed each one in, corrected all the typos, debugged it and then saved it to a cassette tape player. Yes, […] ...

  • Marathoners & Seagate in Boston Next Week. Achievement is the Common Goal

    Spring has finally sprung in the Boston area. Just as that record breaking snow disappears one of the most anticipated weeks in the calendar arrives. Beginning Monday April 20th approximately 30,000 athletes from virtually every walk of life assemble to compete in the Boston Marathon. The following day 3,000+ life sciences, pharmaceutical, clinical, healthcare, and […] ...

  • SSHD – The Best Way to “Level Up” Your Gaming Rig

      Believe it or not, there was a time where video games weren’t considered “cool.” They had an association of being just for kids because that’s who you’d see crowding arcades or at the local Chuck E. Cheese. Those days are long gone. Over the years, video games have become a billion dollar business that […] ...