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File-Level Data Protection and Recovery for AWS Servers

Enterprises hosting applications on AWS have limited data protection options. CTERA's cloud-native platform delivers efficient, automated, and scalable cloud server data protection.


Leverage AWS Cloud Formation templates to easily and quickly install CTERA Cloud Server Data Protection.

Your Business Benefits
  • Efficient, Network-Optimized Data Protection

    Source-based global deduplication, compression, and incremental-forever backup enable in-cloud and cross-cloud backup

  • Multi-Tenant Security and Administration

    Share infrastructure across departments while maintaining data confidentiality and delegating service management

  • Simplified Provisioning of Services

    Service plans and plan templates enable automated cloud service delivery through the use of RESTful APIs

Today's Options for Cloud Server Data Protection

Key Feature Native IAAS Capability Traditional Backup Software Marketplace Backup Software
Robust Recovery Options Poor Better Better
Manageability/Scalability Good Good Better
Resource Usage/Cost-Efficiency Better Good Better
Overall Good Good/Better Better
  • Poor
  • Good
  • Better
  • Best
  • Source: Gartner: Take Responsibility for Backing Up Cloud-Based Data (May 2016)

Architecture Diagram

Cloud Automation Connectors

Leverage your choice of cloud management tools to easily manage backups




Server & Compliance


Cloud Service Automation


IT Management Software Suite


Carrier Cloud Platform




Puppet Enterprise


SaltStack Enterprise

The Carlyle Group Modernizes File Services with CTERA and AWS

The Carlyle Group, one of the world’s largest private equity firms and an organization with strict security and privacy requirements, sought a cloud-enabled solution that would replace legacy remote office storage infrastructure and provide fast file access for users. In choosing CTERA and AWS, The Carlyle Group now leverages a single cloud service for NAS home directory and network file share access at regional offices; secure file-based collaboration for users around the world; and built-in disaster recovery tools and hybrid cloud backup of files.

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The Carlyle Group Modernizes File Services with CTERA and AWS

Learn why the world’s largest private equity firm overhauled legacy file server and storage infrastructure at sites around the world with a joint CTERA-AWS solution that enables a modern business continuity agenda and provides “always-on” file access for globally distributed offices and users.

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