London, August 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Storage Made Easy™ (SME) and Leonovus® announced a new strategic partnership today in which Storage Made Easy File Fabric™ will be sold with Leonovus 3.0 enterprise software-defined storage allowing organizations to realize the benefits of converged storage with secure control and collaboration across their entire storage fabric from infrastructure to the end user. Leonovus 3.0 with Storage Made Easy File Fabric together provides a complete solution for tenant and user provisioning, policy-based controls, and compliant auditing that traverses all enterprises storage resources.
The File Fabric importantly encourages user adoption of converged storage with productivity tools including workgroup collaboration and file “sync & sharing” through a suite of desktop, mobile and web applications. The combined solution secures on premises and cloud storage infrastructure up through the application stack which results in a fully compliant storage solution.
Dan Willis, Chief Technology Officer from Leonovus said, “We of course share and love the bring-your-own-storage model of SME and the focus on governance, risk management and compliance (GRC). We have used Storage Made Easy technology for several years with our hosted solution and mobile app Leo2Go and like the ease of use that the File Fabric solution brings. Customers are telling us that this partnership enables unification of private and public file sharing into a single, converged storage infrastructure that easily manages and operates governance and audit controls, reducing their costs and addressing critical GRC requirements.”
Steven Sweeting, Director of Product Management of Storage Made Easy said, “We are delighted to deepen our relationship with Leonovus. The unique approach that Leonovus 3.0 brings to multi-cloud storage infrastructure is a great complement to the multi-cloud user productivity and governance of File Fabric. We’re better together.”
About Storage Made Easy (SME) – The Storage Made Easy Enterprise File Fabric enables IT to regain control of “cloud data sprawl” to unify on-premises and on-cloud files into a single easily managed converged infrastructure with policy-based controls for governance, audit and security.
The File Fabric solution provides a “blanket” enterprises wrap around all their data: on premises, within public and public clouds, as well as on third-party software vendor clouds (SharePoint Online and Salesforce for example).
Customers use the SME File Fabric product to unify corporate data to enable workgroup collaboration with universal controls for security, encryption, audit, and data access. Companies will have access to a greater understanding of where and how sensitive data is stored, transferred, and accessible with particular focus on how companies are able to police and audit data to ensure enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) in addition to other regional data legislation.
Storage Made Easy is the trading name of Vehera Ltd.