Seagate on Wednesday launched a new storage-as-a-services system known as Lyve Cloud that the business claimed is an S3-appropriate storage-only cloud intended to support enterprises extract far more value out of details. 

Lyve is comprised of a suite of components, software, and services that intention to complement present cloud infrastructure. For the dispersed business, Seagate mentioned Lyve gets rid of the value and complexity of storing, moving, and activating information.

Seagate produced Lyve in partnership with digital infrastructure company Equinix, and the platform’s infrastructure is obtainable in Equinix’s metro edge colocation details centers.

As a additional than 40-calendar year-aged legacy technologies corporation, Seagate reported the shift signals its emphasis on mass details remedies tied to digital transformation initiatives. The partnership with Equinix also plays into that approach, as it will deliver possibilities for better interconnect technology, diminished latency and geographical growth, and give Seagate a additional robust portfolio of products and services that streamlines facts entry, transportation, and management for enterprises. 

“Lyve Cloud is a organic extension of Seagate’s management in mass details methods meant to assist buyers activate info they currently discard simply because it truly is as well pricey to continue to keep,” claimed Ravi Naik, Seagate’s CIO and the EVP of storage companies for the corporation. “By providing cost-economical cloud storage and putting it at the metro edge, closer to where their information is generated, Lyve Cloud allows enterprises retail store and activate their knowledge at scale, securely and competently.”

Seagate mentioned Lyve gives privateness, no lock-in, and no egress expenses, and enables customers to retain full control of their data when decreasing TCO for storing substantial datasets. Lyve Cloud is also ISO27001 and SOC2 accredited.