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Annual DCIG Report Recognizes Panzura CloudFS for its Advanced Data Management Capabilities, Including Global Accessibility, Immutable Storage, Enhanced Security, and Superior Performance in Multi-site Environments.

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 14, 2024Panzura LLC, a leading provider of hybrid multi-cloud data management solutions, today announced that leading analyst firm, Data Center Intelligence Group (DCIG), has named Panzura CloudFS global file management system a “DCIG TOP 5 Enterprise Multi-site File Collaboration Solution” in the 2024-25 DCIG TOP 5 Enterprise Muti-site File Collaboration Solutions report

Panzura CloudFS, the heart of the Panzura platform, has been recognized for its exceptional ability to protect and simplify access to data and files across complex enterprise environments. By leveraging patented cloud-native technology, Panzura CloudFS supports both on-premises and hybrid cloud use, offering a unified view of file resources through a global namespace. It enables organizations to rapidly modernize data infrastructure for hybrid or multi-cloud environments. This approach not only enhances collaboration and data accessibility, but also significantly improves disaster recovery and active archiving processes.

The annual DCIG report is an authoritative, independent guide that assists enterprise IT leaders in making informed decisions about technologies that support their strategic and operational needs. Panzura's inclusion in this report is a testament to the robust capabilities of Panzura CloudFS, including its ability to empower teams to collaborate globally without latency or the risk of data corruption. 

Key features that set Panzura CloudFS apart include:

  • Intelligent Caching and Synchronization: Ensuring fast file access and global file collaboration with the ability to scale beyond 100 nodes.
  • Low Latency Synchronization: Panzura CloudFS's global synchronization at 60-second intervals ensures that new and changed data are consistently and securely updated across all nodes.
  • High Availability and Ransomware Resiliency: Enhanced data protection with options for local and global failover nodes, cloud mirroring, and AES-256 bit encryption.
  • Administration and Compliance Ease: With Panzura Data Services, CloudFS offers a market-leading unified view for comprehensive management, monitoring, and regulatory compliance.

“The sheer volume of data out there is staggering — keeping that data stored and safe, while trying to make sense of it all and use it effectively is one of the biggest challenges facing businesses today,” commented Raul Sanchez, Global Head of Sales Engineering, Panzura. “Solving that challenge for our customers is our number one objective; being recognized as a 2024-25 ‘DCIG TOP 5 Enterprise Multi-Site File Collaboration Solution’ is a testament to not only that commitment, but also our focus on innovation and customer success, enabling smarter file storage and access without giving an inch when it comes to security and compliance. Data is the most valuable asset that enterprise businesses possess, and we’re here to help our customers and partners guard it and use it in the most effective way possible.”

Panzura's recognition in the DCIG report follows a year of significant growth, underscoring its position as a frontrunner in the cloud storage and data management industry. The company recently launched Panzura Edge, an extension to Panzura CloudFS which allows users to engage in file sharing and monitoring on mobile devices. Panzura was also named in the 2024-25 DCIG TOP 5 Enterprise Cloud-Based NAS Consolidation Solutions report, and recognized in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Storage and Data Protection Technologies, 2023.

About Panzura

Panzura, a leading innovator in global file systems and hybrid cloud data management, helps distributed organizations increase productivity by optimizing digital asset visibility, access, sharing, and storage cost. Its award-winning Panzura CloudFS platform enables IT infrastructure, operations, and security leaders to meet ever-changing demands including for ransomware resilience. With Panzura, the exponential growth of unstructured data reveals clear opportunities for diverse industries—Architecture, Engineering, and Construction; Healthcare Imaging; Legal; Manufacturing; Media & Entertainment; and others. Learn how Panzura solves your most critical data challenges at