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Limitlessly Scalable, S3-Enabled Private Cloud Storage

Caringo Swarm Server Appliances contain all the hardware and software you need to keep content protected, online, searchable and web-accessible—secure within your network. With the industry’s most flexible object storage deployment options, Swarm Appliances let you start with just one server and scale out at any time based on your business requirements.

Built-in content management, search and delivery
Keep archives online and secure within your network
Reduce ongoing costs and risks of cloud storage
Web cluster and feed management in swarm software

Robust Web-based Tools for Administrators

A web-based user interface (UI) provides administrators the ability to manage appliance hardware status and tenants. Storage accounts for departments, employees, projects, applications or end-users are created with just a few clicks. Storage capacity and content permissions are easy to configure and can be modified at any time.

Object Storage macOS and Windows Native File Explorer

Plugs into Existing Workflows

Plug into apps that support S3 interfaces (asset managers, archive/backup applications, FTP/WebDAV clients, editing suites, etc.). Options available for Windows® and macOS® drive access through Caringo Drive and direct integration for proprietary apps via Swarm API. Direct access over NFS is available with SwarmFS, and FileFly can be used for tiering data via SMB from Windows Servers® or NetApp® Filers.

Object Storage Content Management UI in Swarm Software

Content Management w/ Search & Delivery

Use the web-based Content Portal to view and upload content, modify metadata of your content and see how much of your quota you have used. You can also search for content across all accounts you have access to. The native interface for Swarm is based on HTTP so you can share content directly from the single server appliance internally or externally. Admins maintain access control to ensure content is secure.

Swarm Appliances Product Portfolio

The Swarm Server Appliance line is comprised of the Single Server Appliance (SSA), the s3000 and hd5000 Storage Servers and the m1000 Management Server.

Standard Storage Server


Scale capacity & performance in 90 seconds

For enhanced performance and increased capacity deploy the s3000. The s3000 can be deployed in a cluster of three or more servers with the minimum configuration delivering 504TB in 3u. The s3000 can be architected to meet high capacity and high performance requirements associated with PB-scale content libraries and data stores. Add additional s3000 servers at any time and continue to meet evolving requirements.

Capacity & Connectivity(1)
Capacity Raw (14TB HDDs)168TB (12 drives)
Useable Capacity (Erasure coding [EC] config)114TB (EC:5:2)
Network10GBase-T ports (x2)
Physical Size
Rack Dimensions (in/mm)1RU
Width (in/mm)17.6” / 447mm
Height (in/mm)1.7” / 43mm
Depth (in/mm)37.4” / 950mm
Weight (lbs/kg)80 lbs. / 36.2kg
Power Supply800W Redundant Power Supplies with PMBus
Output TypeGold Finger
Certification80 Plus Platinum
Cooling Fans6X Counter-rotating PWM Fans
Temp. range- operating (F/C)50°F to 95°F / 10°C to 35°C
Temp. range- non-operating (F/C)-40°F to 140°F / -40°C to 60°C
Operating humidity8% to 90% (non-condensing)

Product Brief

Swarm Server Appliances

The industry's most flexible object storage just got easier to deploy. Start with just one server and easily scale to add capacity, performance and durability as needed.

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