Egnyte's Storage Sync for Amazon Web Services (AWS) gives you the computing power of AWS while leveraging Egnyte for collaboration and storage. To ensure you'll be able to use Storage Sync for AWS, please review the system requirements and limitations below. Once you're ready to get started, please contact Support to publish the Amazon Machine Images (AMI) in your AWS account and refer to the Product Guide to continue the installation process.

System Requirements

Supported Firmware EC2-VPC
Instance Type t2.xlarge or higher
RAM 16GB or higher
Processor Cores 4

2 Disks:

  • 1 System Disk
  • At least 1 Data Disk
Elastic Block Store (EBS) 2 EBS Volumes
Network Connectivity Required
Local User Management* Required

*We cannot connect to a cloud directory service.

Supported Clients

Operating Systems
  • Windows 10

    Note: Egnyte ended support for Windows 7, 8, and 8.1 on January 14th, 2020. 

  • MacOS 10.11, 10.12, and 10.13
Supported Browsers  Latest 2 versions of:
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Internet Explorer


Product Guide

The Product Guide will walk you through installation, management, and configuration of your Storage Sync device once the image has been published in your AWS account.

Storage Sync for AWS Product Guide



  • Concurrent users accessing the local share: Up to 50
  • Total mapped users: Up to 1,000
  • Maximum number of files on the local disk: Up to 10,000,000
  • Maximum Storage Capacity: 16TB per Storage Sync instance
  • Cannot be deployed in a public internet-facing network