Cohesity SmartFiles

Software-defined file and object services with next-level intelligence, scalability, and efficiency.


Industry-leading Savings and Capabilities

A smarter approach to scale-out file and object management.

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Simplified Management

Scale limitlessly and easily manage data with a software-defined solution.

Dramatic TCO Savings

Customers typically reduce their ownership and operations costs by 50 percent.

Do More with Data

Run antivirus, content search, file audit, and analytics directly on your data.

Go Beyond Scale-out NAS

SmartFiles goes beyond traditional NAS capabilities by integrating data and apps on one platform.

File Services
Software-defined, capacity-efficient, and secure—consolidating storage infrastructure.

Object Services
Web-scale enterprise object services for managing unlimited objects.

File and Objects on Cohesity platform

Do More and Save More

SmartFiles reduces TCO. It provides more visibility in managing unstructured data across protocols: NFS, SMB, and S3.

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Guaranteed Industry-leading TCO

Dramatically lower TCO with cross-volume data reduction and automatic multi-cloud data tiering.

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Manage Files and Objects, Smartly

Run apps directly on data in-place, including file audit, content search, compliance, and analytics.

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Secure at Scale

Get built-in encryption, antivirus, anomaly detection, and MFA. And there are no file name/path/size limits.

80 %

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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.

Optimize Your Storage Capacity With Cohesity SmartFiles — Guaranteed

If SmartFiles doesn’t provide greater capacity efficiency than your existing NAS solution, we’ll pay the difference.

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Analyst Report

Manage the Exponential Growth of Unstructured Data Efficiently

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Protect and Search: What’s Next in Compliance for NAS Workloads

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Cohesity cross-volume dedupe for file and object workloads

Cohesity Cross-volume Dedupe for File and Object Workloads

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Cohesity’s Solutions for Air-gap Data Protection

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Architecture Matters: Cohesity vs Legacy NAS Scale-Out Limits

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The Four Immutable Laws of Data Reduction

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