Isilon users love their Isilon but want to improve 3 things:

  1. Reduce costs
  2. Connect Isilon to other storage (object, cloud or tape)
  3. Improve business continuity and disaster recovery

StrongLink is the Answer

StrongLink is a software solution that seamlessly connects Isilon to other storage for:

  • Data migration & tiering
  • Active Archiving
  • Metadata management
  • Technology refresh

To reduce costs, StrongLink dynamically migrates files to other storage based on user policies. Policies are defined based upon data lifecycle and data protection requirements to ensure the right files are always on the right storage.

This simplifies technology refresh, migrations between Isilons, and connecting Isilons to other file systems, multi-cloud, object storage and tape.

StrongLink’s policy engines automate workflows so data can be:

  • Automatically migrate/tier to less expensive storage
  • Free capacity on the Isilon
  • Simplify technology refresh
  • Archive cold data to cloud or tape
  • Simplify replication for Business Continuity

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StrongLink provides Isilon users the flexibility to seamlessly connect across different vendor platforms and file protocols.

  • Seamlessly connects Isilon to other local, network & cloud storage
  • StrongLink global namespace delivers a persistent view to user files regardless of storage location
  • Multi-protocol direct access to files
  • Files are accessible in their native form even without StrongLink
  • Audit trails, data provenance & governance of Isilon
  • Global queries
  • An open API & intuitive browser-based UI
  • Data analytics & visualization

Data Intelligence For Isilon

StrongLink aggregates metadata captured from OneFS and other storage, applications and custom user-generated metadata.

Why StrongLink for Your Isilon?

Only StrongLink combines storage resource management, metadata aggregation, workflow automation, and data insights into one easy-to-use software solution.
And, only StrongLink can be deployed both in and/or out of the data path.

StrongLink is not licensed on capacity providing an immediate and predictable ROI as user storage constantly increases.

Test drive StrongLink in your environment today!