We changed our name from IT Central Station: Here's why

Cloudian HyperStore vs Pure Storage FlashBlade comparison

You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Quotes From Members
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use.
Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"The cost was the main reason we chose to use this solution.""It is very durable and that is particularly important."

More Cloudian HyperStore Pros →

"The product is scalable and easy to expand.""The most valuable features are the Metro clustering, and disaster recovery.""It performs well and it is also very fast.""The main feature I have found to be product replication.""It's very easy-to-use.""It uses the same platform for connectivity so integration is seamless.""The onboarding and integrated monitoring tools are pretty good.""The initial setup is pretty quick."

More Pure Storage FlashBlade Pros →

"It is a cloud-based environment and at times, it is not very simple to use.""As it is an S3 solution with the same protocol as the one we have with AWS, having better integration with AWS will be beneficial."

More Cloudian HyperStore Cons →

"The feature that we're waiting on is better integration with the cell services.""There could be improvements in public cloud integration.""The solution is expensive.""It would be nice if you could store file-based in the same box with the same technology.""I want efficiency. FlashBlade doesn't have efficiency now.""There is some room for new features related to authentication and integration with Kubernetes, and other solution using S3 Bucket.""It's on the expensive side, as expected for a niche product.""I would like to see the licensing fees improved as well as the price per terabytes."

More Pure Storage FlashBlade Cons →

Pricing and Cost Advice
  • "Our fees are approximately half a dollar per gigabyte."
  • More Cloudian HyperStore Pricing and Cost Advice →

  • "The price is a little high."
  • "In my opinion, we have paid the right price for the product. I don't think that it is too much or too little."
  • "The price of this solution could be made more affordable."
  • "Licensing fees are paid yearly."
  • More Pure Storage FlashBlade Pricing and Cost Advice →

    Use our free recommendation engine to learn which File and Object Storage solutions are best for your needs.
    564,729 professionals have used our research since 2012.
    Questions from the Community
    Ask a question

    Earn 20 points

    Top Answer: 
    The main feature I have found to be product replication.
    Top Answer: 
    The price of this solution could be made more affordable.
    Top Answer: 
    There could be improvements in public cloud integration. In the future, one innovation could be for them to make an embedded backup system.
    Average Words per Review
    Average Words per Review
    Also Known As
    HyperStore, Cloudian HyperStore Object Storage, HyperStore Object Storage
    Learn More

    Cloudian HyperStore lets you start small and grow to hundreds of petabytes on-premises simply by adding nodes. Leverage the proven interoperability of the industry’s only 100% native S3 API.

    FlashBlade is the industry’s most advanced scale-out storage for unstructured data, powered by a modern, massively parallel architecture to consolidate complex data silos (like backup appliances and data lakes) and accelerate tomorrow’s discoveries and insights.

    Learn more about Cloudian HyperStore
    Learn more about Pure Storage FlashBlade
    Sample Customers
    NTT Communications, Casale, Kumo
    ServiceNow, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, Dominos, Man AHL
    Top Industries
    Computer Software Company31%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Financial Services Firm9%
    Manufacturing Company7%
    Financial Services Firm19%
    Manufacturing Company13%
    Energy/Utilities Company13%
    Computer Software Company27%
    Comms Service Provider16%
    Manufacturing Company8%
    Company Size
    No Data Available
    Small Business15%
    Midsize Enterprise31%
    Large Enterprise54%
    Find out what your peers are saying about Cloudian HyperStore vs. Pure Storage FlashBlade and other solutions. Updated: January 2022.
    564,729 professionals have used our research since 2012.

    Cloudian HyperStore is ranked 11th in File and Object Storage with 2 reviews while Pure Storage FlashBlade is ranked 4th in File and Object Storage with 9 reviews. Cloudian HyperStore is rated 7.0, while Pure Storage FlashBlade is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Cloudian HyperStore writes "A reasonable-priced and durable solution for storing our company backup data". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Pure Storage FlashBlade writes "Performs well with very little maintenance and an easy initial setup". Cloudian HyperStore is most compared with MinIO, Scality RING8, Dell EMC ECS, Red Hat Ceph Storage and Nutanix Acropolis AOS, whereas Pure Storage FlashBlade is most compared with Pure Storage FlashArray, Qumulo, HPE Primera, Red Hat Ceph Storage and MinIO. See our Cloudian HyperStore vs. Pure Storage FlashBlade report.

    See our list of best File and Object Storage vendors.

    We monitor all File and Object Storage reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.