Crossroads Systems, Inc. is a global provider of innovative storage solutions that deliver cost-effective, secure storage. Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Austin, TX, Crossroads has been awarded more than 100 patents and has been honored with numerous industry awards for data archiving, storage and data protection.
Crossroads StrongBox® is a storage solution built to simplify data access and provide the most cost-effective storage for unstructured data. With intelligent storage management, StrongBox delivers embedded data protection while serving as a storage gateway for all of online, nearline and archive storage needs. By fusing performance flash and disk for nearline storage with archive storage via Linear Tape File System (LTFS) tape, archive disk or cloud, StrongBox delivers the performance of disk with the economics of tape in one simple and massively scalable solution. The system supports both file (NFS/CIFS) and object (S3) storage to provide a robust platform with the flexibility to work with existing resources, applications and workflows.
By giving end-users direct access to the archive, StrongBox enhances workflow and operations while eliminating latency and reducing manual IT involvement.