Make your storage immutable

Stop ransomware from encrypting your data


Imagine to place software in the data path between an application and your custom-built BigFoot® Storagesystem. Here comes Sasquatch® SDS! Software defined storage is opening a wide world of possibilities such as immutable storage, multi cloud or full S3 compatibility. To give you the best storage configuration without compromises we’re simply adding layers of intelligence and functionality developed by market leading Independent software vendors (ISVs).

Immutable storage - a must have in your data protection arsenal

Data just sitting on storage is no longer good enough in the days of a trending digital plague called ransomware. Get immutable storage with Sasquatch® SDS solutions and execute enterprise grade data protection against ransomware.

Choose from the list of certified ISVs and your data will be highly available, functionally rich, flexible, and accessible with almost no latencies.

Sasquatch® SDS solutions lets you increase application performance, overall productivity and customer satisfaction while you're only paying for features and functionalities you actually need.

Sasquatch® SDS solutions give you not only immutable storage but also a broad range of steadily growing tasks and services which are important to derive more value from your data.


Secure the lifeblood of your company with immutable storage
Apply the highest standards for data protection

Full S3 compatibility for your object storage
Handle your unstructured data without limitations

Leverage the power of AI
Simplify and automate big data analytics

Maintain accessibility of precious data
You deserve the best disaster recovery strategy

Derive more value from your data
Capture and keep a competitive advantage

Enable hybrid cloud environments
Store production data on-premise and provision non-critical business data in the cloud

Apply highest standards for data protection
Secure the lifeblood of your company

Handle object storage
Gain insights into unstructured data

The solutions

Sasquatch® SDS HyperStore® Cluster powered by Cloudian®

The only object storage platform 100% compatible with Amazon S3 protocol.

To go cloud or not to go cloud is no longer the only option. With Sasquatch® SDS HyperStore® Cluster you can easily go hybrid and take your business to new heights with a secure, flexible and highly resilient object storage cluster built to your needs.

Sasquatch® SDS HyperStore® Cluster is ideal for

  • Any business with a need to consolidate its unstructured data to have both objects and files in a unique and custom-built storage pool at a low cost per GB
  • Any business running capacity-intensive workloads and a need for fully S3-compatible storage


  • S3-compatible and Hybrid/Multi-Cloud ready
    The industry’s highest interoperability with leading public cloud platforms
  • German engineering excellence
    Enterprise grade hardware optimised for the software that’s running on it
  • GEO replication
    making sure your data is highly available and always on also in case of a disaster
  • Multi tenancy
    Supports multiple users and applications and lets you control access to users’ data

Sasquatch® SDS Cyber Infrastructure Cluster powered by Acronis®

Improving productivity and delivering on promises

Create a universal and scalable IT infrastructure solution that provides software-defined block, file, and object storage. Sasquatch® Cyber Infrastructure Cluster is a highly redundant universal storage solution built to provide concurrent services such as cloud backup and storage, NFS and iSCI for databases and virtual machines.

Sasquatch® Cyber Infrastructure Cluster is ideal for

  • Data Centres and xSPs who want and need a true universal storage solution that scales-out and addresses a variety of use cases including saving rackspace
  • Any business looking for highest capacity and compute power as well as seamless integration with the Acronis® Cyber Cloud product suite


  • Safeguard your data
    even if a node fails with erasure coding and data-at-rest AES-256 encryption
  • Ensure data authenticity
    leveraging state-of-the-art blockchain technology
  • Integrated Acronis® Backup-Gateway

  • Ideal performance
    due to integrated SSD caching, automatic load balancing and RDMA/InfiniBand support

Sasquatch® SDS Datacenter File System powered by Quobyte®

Designed with machine learning in mind.

The days when any kind of low-latency and high-throughput workloads within a single system used to present distinct storage challenges are over. Sasquatch® SDS Datacenter File System unifies file, block and object storage and provides you with optimal storage performance and space efficiency which is truly tailored to match your workloads.

Sasquatch® SDS Datacenter File System is ideal for

  • Any business seeking to run scale-out production workloads such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, High Performance Computing, and more
  • Any company using enterprise and scientific applications requiring low-latency and high-throughput workloads


  • Parallel I/O
    Delivers unrivalled throughput

  • Broad platform support
    S3, Linux, NFSW, Windows and Hadoop are covered

  • Deployment flexibility
    Easily span Machine Learning workloads from data centre to cloud to edge
  • No more data siloes
    All data stays within the same file system at each stage and is thus available for subsequent iterations of learning

Sasquatch® SDS ZFS Variety powered by open-e Jovian DSS

Top choice for data storage, back-up and business continuity

Sasquatch® SDS ZFS Variety is a ZFS- and Linux-based high-density platform that allows you keep up with the needs of your business and rapidly deploy enormous quantities of storage. No need to say that highest data reliability and integrity is guaranteed for efficient data storage, protection and recovery.
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Sasquatch® SDS ZFS Variety is ideal for

  • Data centres and data-rich enterprises running intensive virtualisation workloads and higher density server configurations
  • Managed service providers, independent software vendors and resellers who manage resources on behalf of their end customers
  • Any business looking for a unified NAS and SAN solution with thin provisioning, compression and deduplication


  • Unlimited number of snapshots and clones
    Greatly simplifying back-up, replication and data recreation in case of accidental deletes, viruses and other malicious attacks
  • Data compression
    Minimising storage capacity usage reduces TCO
  • Tiered RAM and SSD cache
    Speeding up access to frequently accessed files makes performance even greater
  • Unlimited options
    Supports iSCSI, FC and NFS as well as SMB (CIFS) client protocols

Sasquatch® SDS V7 Metro HA powered by open-e DSS v.7

Universal and scalable Storage OS for centralised data storage servers

Sasquatch® SDS V7 Metro HA is an XFS based unified storage solution helping small and medium sized businesses to implement robust and high performing data storage to achieve their digital transformation goals. The iSCSI active-active failover adds extra performance for demanding installations.

Sasquatch® SDS v.7 Metro HA is ideal for

  • Virtualised environments
  • CCTV
  • Highly available storage clusters for small and medium sized businesses
  • Network environments with many clients


  • Maintenance mode
    Reconfigure the cluster without downtime because the virtual IPs continue to run
  • Efficient cluster management
    Integrated tools let you keep an eye on the resource pool, remote node or configuration status

  • High availability over 2 nodes
    Automated restart of the application on another system in case of a hardware or software failure without admin intervention or downtime
  • Initial configuration wizard
    No need to worry about the correct network and system settings because the Setup Wizard does it for you in no time

Sasquatch® SDS Flash Distributed Storage powered by StorPool Storage®

Best-in-class data storage solution for your high-performance public or private cloud.

Sasquatch® SDS Flash Distributed Storage combines the best of both worlds by pairing our BigFoot® Storagesystem Flash 1/20 with the StorPool Storage® distributed block storage software. The result is a storage solution that delivers hundreds of thousands of IOPS with sub 0.2 millisecond latency. Scale online in capacity and performance by simply adding more servers or drives, without impacting your primary storage services.

Sasquatch® SDS Flash Distributed Storage is ideal for

  • xSPs who need all-flash performance and seamless scaling of their production systems
  • Web hosting companies who want to build cost effective shared hosting platforms that are highly available, reliable, and fast
  • Enterprises who have to maximise the productivity they get from business-critical applications running in their private clouds to stay competitive
  • New-age IT stacks – containers managed with Kubernetes, SaaS applications, GPU-powered AI/ML workloads


  • Performance consistency
    The speed of the solution is maintained irrespective of storage utilisation, while the cluster is rebalancing after a storage drive or server gets added, or even when a drive or server is being rebuilt after replacement.
  • End-to-end data integrity
    The most thorough algorithms on the market ensure that the data you put into the storage system is the data you get back, irrespective of hardware or software mishaps that could occur during writing or over time.

  • Always online
    Powered by a storage software which does everything online – updates, upgrades, hardware replacements, and more.
  • Hands-off
    Focus on your business with the peace of mind that the foundation of your infrastructure is running soundly. We take care of deploying, tuning monitoring, maintaining, and managing your storage system.

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