Constant™ Hosting Selects Gemini Cloudian™ to Power S3 Compatible Object Storage
May 21, 2012
SAYREVILLE, New Jersey, May 21, 2012 Constant™ Hosting officially announced that it has selected Gemini Mobile’s industry-leading Cloudian software to power its cloud object storage service, continuing Cloudian’s momentum as the partner of choice for Cloud Service Providers looking to build reliable, multi-tenant S3 compatible storage solutions quickly and cost-effectively.
Constant™ Hosting turned to Gemini because of Cloudian's unique ability to provide full S3 compatibility in a quick to deploy turnkey cloud storage platform. Constant now offers reliable and scalable cloud storage services via low cost commodity hardware while taking advantage of the broad number of applications in the Amazon Web Services ecosystem, which supports multiple profitable use cases. Cloudian’s technology enables Constant to add key end user applications and low cost public storage without worries about scale or reliability.
We are thrilled to have full Amazon S3-compatible cloud storage with Cloudian. No other cloud storage solution can offer a comprehensive solution that meets our clients’ and partners’ demands,” said Brian Haun, Cloud Services Director, Constant™ Hosting. Not only is Cloudian the most affordable and reliable solution we have found, it is also the most robust. We look forward to continuing to grow our services and business with Cloudian.”
The Cloudian platform offers a fully distributed, peer-to-peer architecture with no single point of failure. Cloudian also provides a comprehensive user interface for both end user applications as well as administrative functions, including billing , monitoring and provisioning. The solution easily scales from one node up to hundreds of nodes across multiple data centers, supporting petabytes of data. System operators can leverage heterogeneous commodity servers for cost-effective horizontal scalability. New node detection and data re-balancing is performed automatically without service interruption.
"With the Cloudian S3-compatible platform, public cloud providers such as Constant ™ Hosting can build out highly reliable, powerful cloud storage options that can help them build their businesses," said Giorgio Propersi, Gemini general manager, Americas and EMEA. "In addition, by using low-cost commodity infrastructure, Cloudian is taking down barriers and enabling companies to offer new innovative services without budget worries, which is exactly what Constant Hosting is doing today. We look forward to helping Constant Hosting continue to grow in the years to come.”
About Constant Hosting
Constant Hosting is an emerging leader in the Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Industry providing a broad range of solutions including compute, object storage, productivity apps and DNS. Constant also offers Managed Dedicated Hosting, IP Transit and Colocation distributed across multiple strategically located datacenters around the globe. Evolving since 1999, Constant Hosting conducts primary operations from and maintains corporate offices in the New York Metropolitan area. Visit constant.com for more information.
Gemini has been a worldwide leader in developing and deploying "Big Data" solutions for service providers around the globe since 2001. Gemini is a cloud pioneer and is actively deploying their proprietary Hyper-Store™ storage layer for flexible, reliable and scalable cloud storage solutions on even low cost commodity hardware, providing access to the larger S3 ecosystem. The company’s headquarters are in Foster City, California. For more information, visit www.geminimobile.com.