SmartFiles TCO

Lower Your TCO with SmartFiles

With data fragmented across multiple data silos, data centers, and the cloud, managing regulatory compliance and governance can be costly and complex. Transform your enterprise file and object services with SmartFiles—the web-scale, software-defined solution from Cohesity. SmartFiles features:

  • Four different data reduction techniques working to significantly lower your storage hardware requirements.
  • One UI to simplify management across data center, edge, and cloud environments.
  • Leading capacity efficiency to reduce storage costs, guaranteed.

The SmartFiles Guarantee

Get more for less with better overall capacity efficiency–guaranteed. The Cohesity SmartFiles Less-Is-More Guarantee is your assurance of cost-effective file storage. Consume less physical storage capacity for a given amount of data and enjoy the resulting storage cost savings. By taking up less capacity, SmartFiles allows you to do more.

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More Data in Less Hardware

SmartFiles changes the economics of file storage based on multiple leading data reduction technologies. These technologies include:

  • Sliding window variable deduplication
  • Data compression
  • Small file capacity optimization
  • Dedupe across volumes and application silos

Watch the video for a lightboard rundown of the dramatic capacity efficiency improvement you can expect with SmartFiles.

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Secure Your Growing Unstructured Data Without Breaking a Sweat


Saved per terabyte

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Lowered TCO

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Reduced operational time

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By 2022, more than 80% of enterprise data will be stored in scale-out storage systems in enterprise and cloud data centers, up from 40% in 2018.

Gartner, Inc.

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Not only do we have a solution in place to carry us into the future, we have reduced cost by 50 percent, eliminated bottlenecks affecting performance, and are now managing our storage architecture from a single pane of glass.

Patrick Williamson, Associate Vice President, Enterprise Architecture at MEDNAX

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Cohesity’s cloud-native approach to merging file and object services promises to be more scalable, manageable, and cost-effective than traditional NAS storage.

Steven Hill, Senior Analyst, Applied Infrastructure and Storage Technologies, 451 Research

Learn More About our Risk-Free Guarantee

If SmartFiles doesn’t deliver better capacity efficiency than your legacy scale-out file storage products, we’ll pay you the difference.

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