CTERA Edge Filers
Our all-in-one Edge Filers modernize and unify remote file storage, multi-site collaboration and backup across dispersed enterprises. Easy to deploy and manage, CTERA Edge Filers replace traditional file servers/NAS with cost-effective cloud storage and deliver secure edge-to-cloud file services.
CTERA Edge Media Filer
CTERA Edge Media Edition optimizes your media content workloads and mega-sized file sharing. Enabling local performance together with cloud scale and global collaboration, this edge filer packages 128TB usable local capacity, SSD/NLSAS tiering, 8K video rendering, and advanced macOS and Adobe suite support.
CTERA Edge X Series
This industry-first hyperconverged cloud gateway combines the efficiency and performance of edge computing with the cost-effective scalability of cloud object storage. CTERA X Series is a high-performance all-flash system with triple redundancy, synchronous replication and full DR support.
Hello Edge Filer
Hyper-Scale Enterprise Filer
- SMB/NFS access protocols
- Unlimited capacity via cloud caching
- Maintain user access privileges (ACLs)
- Active Directory/SSO integration
- Connect sites to a global namespace
- Share files easily with colleagues
- Sync data selectively between sites
- Endpoint access for roaming users
Built-in Data Protection
- Customizable cloud versioning
- Policy-driven retention/tiering policies
- Local and cloud failover options
- Long-term cloud archiving
CTERA Edge Filer Models
|Form Factor||Nano||Mini Tower||1U||1U||2U||6U|
|Local Appliance Capacity||2 TB raw||16 TB raw||16 TB raw||32 TB raw||120 TB raw||256 TB usable|
|Recommended Number of Users||Up to 20||Up to 100||Up to 500||Up to 1,000||Up to 3,000||25 UHD Editors|
|Drive Bays||1 x NVMe||4 x 3.5"||4 x 3.5"||4 x 3.5"||12 x 3.5"||HDD: 46 x 4TB
SSD: 24 x 1TB
|Support for SSD/Flash Drives||Yes||No||No||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Network||1 x 1GbE||2 x 1Gb||2 x 1GbE||2 x 10GbE, 4 x 1GbE (SFP+ or Copper)||2 x 10GbE, 4 x 1GbE (SFP+ or Copper)||2 x 10 GbE BaseT (or SFP+)|
|Memory||16 GB||16 GB||32 GB||32 GB||64 GB||64 GB|
|Compliance||FCC, CE, RoHS, WEEE|
What the Industry is Saying
"There's a lot of competitors out there, and we looked at all of them. CTERA's security was the best."
"CTERA is the major enabler for our data storage, data protection and collaboration agenda."
"CTERA’s Edge H Series filers are the ideal solution for scalable file storage and cross-site collaboration across our globally distributed locations."
Ewan McSween, IT Business Partner & Enterprise Architect, J. Walter Thompson London
"As we faced the limitations of our on-premise storage infrastructure, our investigation into cloud and object storage-based platforms culminated in the CTERA global file system, which allowed us to consolidate virtualization, backups, storage, presentation, and sharing into a single solution."
Kyle Edsall, VP Technology
“CTERA Edge Filers are ideal for ROBO modernization due to tightly integrated features that make it much simpler to purchase, deploy, and maintain compared to a solution based on NetApp FAS.”
Ken Clipperton, Lead Analyst, DCIG
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The CTERA Enterprise File Services Platform unifies endpoint, branch office and cloud file services, so you can migrate to next generation file storage, collaboration and data protection.