Welcome!

Containers Expo Blog Authors: Elizabeth White, Yeshim Deniz, Liz McMillan, Pat Romanski, Zakia Bouachraoui

News Feed Item

Gladinet Cloud Desktop Integrates with EMC Atmos, Google Docs, Amazon S3 and More

Value-added services are just a part of what's offered by this unique, ubiquitous cloud-storage client

LAKE WORTH, Fla., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Web has evolved far beyond browser capabilities, limiting the usability and practicality of cloud storage and cloud services. In response, Gladinet (http://www.gladinet.com/index.htm), a company with a goal to transform the Internet into a virtual PC by integrating cloud services directly onto a PC desktop, has surfaced as today's first ubiquitous cloud storage client.

Gladinet is unique in its field due to its open-platform integration with EMC Atmos, Google Docs, Amazon S3 and a host of other providers. Gladinet's flagship product is Cloud Desktop, which provides an Internet-based virtual disk drive. In addition to supporting the vast array of cloud-storage providers, Cloud Desktop also allows for cross-storage backup among such providers and using these providers as a redundant array of cloud storage.

"Previously, each cloud storage provider has required a different interface tailored to that particular brand, and this has been highly inconvenient for users," says Jerry Huang, co-owner of Gladinet. "Gladinet's Cloud Desktop is truly revolutionary because, as a ubiquitous cloud storage client, it provides the same features and interface to many cloud storage providers. Plus, the virtual drives, which are then located on your desktop, allow for backups to a redundant array of cloud storage, eliminating the need to rely upon one provider for backup."

Gladinet Cloud Desktop has been the first provider of desktop integration with EMC Atmos and EMC Atmos Online; however, its interface also serves Amazon S3, Google Docs, Google Picasa, Box.net, WebDav providers, FTP providers and others. Gladinet Cloud Desktop has quickly received notable recognition as a powerful tool among reputable industry resources and media, including EMC's Cloud Infrastructure Group, EMC's Employee Blog and IDC LINK.

In a June 24, 2009 article ("Storage Virtualization on Your Netbook, Anyone?"), IDC LINK author Benjamin Woo highlighted Gladinet Cloud Desktop and EMC blogger Mark Twomey's impressive take on this new technology's ability to integrate with such an array of providers and virtualize so many cloud offerings under a single drive letter. More of Twomey's comments can be found at Storagezilla (http://storagezilla.typepad.com/storagezilla/2009/06/atmos-and-gladinet.html).

"Such esteemed recognition is exciting, and we're honored by the feedback and chatter we're hearing in regard to Gladinet Cloud Desktop," Huang says. "As a ubiquitous cloud storage client, this technology is an innate problem-solver that also alleviates the common concerns of traditional cloud storage use. People worry about what will happen with their files should a provider go out of business and disappear, or if they set unreasonable user requirements that prohibit access to the files dedicated on that particular provider's server. Gladinet Cloud Desktop addresses these issues through its practical, user-friendly solution."

As a breakthrough technology, Gladinet continues to evolve and welcomes inquiries regarding partnerships and investors. To inquire about such opportunities, contact [email protected]. For information about investing in Gladinet, e-mail [email protected]. Direct e-mail support is available through [email protected]. For general questions, contact [email protected].

For more information, visit: http://www.gladinet.com.

About Gladinet

Founded in 2008, Gladinet launched its cloud services to the industry in spring of 2009 with the release of Gladinet Cloud Desktop 1.0 and v1.1. An enabler of Web 3.0 technology, Gladinet is changing the way people access and use cloud storage through its widely accepted, open-platform cloud storage services. The company's flagship product, Gladinet Cloud Desktop, leverages the power of the Internet as a virtual PC, providing users the convenience of a virtual disk drive.

    Contact:

    Jerry Huang
    561-350-3633
    [email protected]

This release was issued through eReleases(TM). For more information, visit http://www.ereleases.com.

SOURCE Gladinet

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

IoT & Smart Cities Stories
At CloudEXPO Silicon Valley, June 24-26, 2019, Digital Transformation (DX) is a major focus with expanded DevOpsSUMMIT and FinTechEXPO programs within the DXWorldEXPO agenda. Successful transformation requires a laser focus on being data-driven and on using all the tools available that enable transformation if they plan to survive over the long term. A total of 88% of Fortune 500 companies from a generation ago are now out of business. Only 12% still survive. Similar percentages are found throug...
At CloudEXPO Silicon Valley, June 24-26, 2019, Digital Transformation (DX) is a major focus with expanded DevOpsSUMMIT and FinTechEXPO programs within the DXWorldEXPO agenda. Successful transformation requires a laser focus on being data-driven and on using all the tools available that enable transformation if they plan to survive over the long term. A total of 88% of Fortune 500 companies from a generation ago are now out of business. Only 12% still survive. Similar percentages are found throug...
Every organization is facing their own Digital Transformation as they attempt to stay ahead of the competition, or worse, just keep up. Each new opportunity, whether embracing machine learning, IoT, or a cloud migration, seems to bring new development, deployment, and management models. The results are more diverse and federated computing models than any time in our history.
Dion Hinchcliffe is an internationally recognized digital expert, bestselling book author, frequent keynote speaker, analyst, futurist, and transformation expert based in Washington, DC. He is currently Chief Strategy Officer at the industry-leading digital strategy and online community solutions firm, 7Summits.
Digital Transformation is much more than a buzzword. The radical shift to digital mechanisms for almost every process is evident across all industries and verticals. This is often especially true in financial services, where the legacy environment is many times unable to keep up with the rapidly shifting demands of the consumer. The constant pressure to provide complete, omnichannel delivery of customer-facing solutions to meet both regulatory and customer demands is putting enormous pressure on...
IoT is rapidly becoming mainstream as more and more investments are made into the platforms and technology. As this movement continues to expand and gain momentum it creates a massive wall of noise that can be difficult to sift through. Unfortunately, this inevitably makes IoT less approachable for people to get started with and can hamper efforts to integrate this key technology into your own portfolio. There are so many connected products already in place today with many hundreds more on the h...
The standardization of container runtimes and images has sparked the creation of an almost overwhelming number of new open source projects that build on and otherwise work with these specifications. Of course, there's Kubernetes, which orchestrates and manages collections of containers. It was one of the first and best-known examples of projects that make containers truly useful for production use. However, more recently, the container ecosystem has truly exploded. A service mesh like Istio addr...
Digital Transformation: Preparing Cloud & IoT Security for the Age of Artificial Intelligence. As automation and artificial intelligence (AI) power solution development and delivery, many businesses need to build backend cloud capabilities. Well-poised organizations, marketing smart devices with AI and BlockChain capabilities prepare to refine compliance and regulatory capabilities in 2018. Volumes of health, financial, technical and privacy data, along with tightening compliance requirements by...
Charles Araujo is an industry analyst, internationally recognized authority on the Digital Enterprise and author of The Quantum Age of IT: Why Everything You Know About IT is About to Change. As Principal Analyst with Intellyx, he writes, speaks and advises organizations on how to navigate through this time of disruption. He is also the founder of The Institute for Digital Transformation and a sought after keynote speaker. He has been a regular contributor to both InformationWeek and CIO Insight...
Andrew Keys is Co-Founder of ConsenSys Enterprise. He comes to ConsenSys Enterprise with capital markets, technology and entrepreneurial experience. Previously, he worked for UBS investment bank in equities analysis. Later, he was responsible for the creation and distribution of life settlement products to hedge funds and investment banks. After, he co-founded a revenue cycle management company where he learned about Bitcoin and eventually Ethereal. Andrew's role at ConsenSys Enterprise is a mul...