Object Storage 3rd Party Compatibility

Updated by Chris Little on Jul 28, 2017

Overview

CenturyLink's Next Generation Object Storage offers enterprise-grade object storage. Our cloud servers store and manage your files in a highly-scalable, fault-tolerant distributed datastore. Customers may wish to leverage 3rd party tools and product suites with our storage platform and we have assembled a list of the known compatible products below.

Important Note

These 3rd party tools provide a vast array of features and capabilities. To that end, some features in the packages are not compatible with the service catalogs of all cloud providers including CenturyLink Cloud's platform. Compatibility simply means the tool or software package can read/write to the storage endpoint.

Known List of Compatible Products

Vendor Product Description
CloudBerry Lab Cloudberry Backup
CloudBerry Explorer
CloudBerry’s offerings include powerful, easy-to-use backup management capabilities and military-grade encryption using customer-controlled keys. Customers can choose to store their backup data with more than 20 online storage providers, including CenturyLink.
Commvault Commvault Simpana Commvault's data protection and information management solutions provide mid- and enterprise-level organizations worldwide with a significantly better way to get value from their data.
HPE HPE VM Explorer HPE VM Explorer is a low-cost, easy-to-use and reliable VM backup solution. Within minutes you can start centrally managing your backups to disk, tape and cloud through an intuitive and easy-to-navigate web interface – no product training required.
SoftNAS SoftNAS Cloud SoftNAS®, Inc. is the leading provider of software-defined NAS solutions and protects mission-critical data for customers using any combination of public, private and hybrid clouds.
S3Tools.org S3Express for Windows
S3cmd for Linux
S3cmd/S3Express is a command line tool and client for uploading, retrieving and managing data in S3 Compatible cloud storage service providers, including CenturyLink.
EMC EMC CloudArray Cloud-integrated storage that extends high-performance storage arrays with cost-effective cloud capacity. By providing access to a private or public cloud storage tier through standard interfaces, CloudArray technology simplifies storage management for inactive data and offsite protection.