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.

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Key/Value API and Tools Simplify Data Management

Rapid implementation and deployment in any stack.
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Take direct advantage of drive-specific features and capabilities

Talk directly to the device at the application level.
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Get hands-on with the Kinetic API source code.
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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.
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  • 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

Mitigates hardware risks associated with human error

Lowers operational expense (opex) associated with running a data center

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.”
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