Caringo provides software-based web-scale object storage

Caringo® said it has certified its comprehensive software-defined object storage, Caringo Swarm, with Symantec™ Enterprise Vault™ 11 to lower storage costs and associated legal and regulatory expenses for customers through an integrated, long-term data retention solution.

Enterprise Vault is a content-archiving solution that enables organizations to store, effectively manage and easily discover and retrieve unstructured data from multiple sources, such as email, instant messaging, social media, SharePoint® and file servers. Caringo Swarm fully integrates with Enterprise Vault 11 via Symantec´s Storage Streamer API to provide joint customers a centralized email and data archiving solution that is cost effective, reliable and massively scalable.

Caringo Swarm is the ideal long-term storage solution for the most stringent corporate and government use cases. The company´s pure object-storage approach means that data is stored as a whole with metadata that includes customizable lifecycle policies, access policies and content integrity seals, ensuring the information chain of custody. The combination of Swarm and Enterprise Vault offers organizations the following key business benefits:

Caringo Swarm is integrated and certified with Enterprise Vault as part of the Symantec Technology Enabled Program (STEP) and is included in the certified product listing in the STEP Partner directory.

Caringo was founded in 2005 to change the economics of storage by developing software designed from the ground up to solve the issues associated with relentless data growth.