Introduction

Customers are accelerating their adoption of public clouds such as Azure and Amazon Workspaces (AWS) for storage and business operations. The trends are even more pronounced with an increasingly global workforce and a change in work culture to accommodate remote employees. 

Egnyte Public Cloud Connector provides a solution to bridge customers' requirements for public clouds while keeping the business content on the Egnyte platform. 

Use Case Scenarios for Public Cloud Connector

Customers who have asked for Public Cloud Connector broadly have any of the below use-case scenarios and requirements

Virtual Office in the Cloud: Physical offices are not always desirable for a variety of reasons (reduce capital cost, fully remote workers, quickly bring up "offices" for remote teams, and more). Customers have set up environments on Azure and AWS with computing and storage close to each other. They require the capability to share files with external partners with Egnyte.

Lift-and-shift Applications: Certain applications require high-computation resources and are cost-prohibitive to set up within the physical office. These applications natively run on AWS S3 and Azure. These are customers in life-Sciences, construction, and media industries. They require to save the machine-generated files on Egnyte.

What is Public Cloud Connector Beta?

Public Cloud Connector Beta is an easy and automated process to deploy Egnyte's Storage Sync within Azure and Amazon AWS environments. With Egnyte's Storage Sync, you can select and synchronize files in real-time between Egnyte and these public clouds. 

Learn more about Egnyte Storage Sync on public clouds:

Storage Sync for Azure

Storage Sync for Amazon AWS