Flexible storage for evolving business needs

Access your unstructured data via a self-service portal from anywhere in the world with RESTful APIs, including Standard Regional OpenStack Swift API and Standard Cross Region S3–compatible API. Enterprise availability and security. Cloud economics and scale. Pay only for what you use. Deploy stand-alone services, or integrate seamlessly with other IBM Cloud and Bluemix services, including analytics, compute and cognitive applications.

Flexible

Flexible

Use for archiving, backup and content repositories. Or, store content for analytics, IoT, social, cognitive and mobile workloads.

Scalable

Always-on availability

Choose your level of resiliency for data availability in single or multiple regions.

Simple

Simple pricing

Pay only for what you use. Pricing based on capacity and outbound bandwidth.

Object Storage Standard Cross Region (S3 API)

Store and access your data with our resilient Standard Cross Region U.S.-based service. With S3 API support, cross-region U.S. resiliency, and built-in security using SecureSlice technology, Object Storage Standard Cross Region allows you to create and manage buckets and provides credentials and endpoints for use with tools, applications, and gateways.

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  • Up to 25 GB/month
  • Up to 20,000 GET requests/month
  • Up to 2,000 PUT requests/month
  • Free-Tier expires 12 months after your initial sign up.
  • Standard rates apply for public outbound bandwidth, usage beyond 25 GB, 20,000 GET requests and 2,000 PUT requests per month.
  • Free-Tier applies a maximum non-refundable monetary credit equivalent to the value of said services against your monthly statement.

Features

Cross Region U.S.-based resiliency

Store frequently accessed unstructured data across three zones for geographic resiliency and availability from geo dispersed end-points.

Easy management

Order, access and manage via the infrastructure tab of the Bluemix console.

Buckets

Create and manage buckets.

Credentials access

Get credentials and endpoints for use with tools, applications and gateways.

Built-in security

Rely on SecureSlice technology with encryption for data at rest, erasure coding and data dispersal.

Business continuity

Get credentials and endpoints for use with tools, applications and gateways.

Multi-access requirements

IBM public and private networks

Standard Cross Region Pricing

Monthly storage volume (TB)
0-499.99 $0.0300 GB/Month
500+ $0.0260 GB/Month
Public outbound bandwidth
0-50TBs $0.09 GB
Next 100TBs $0.07 GB
Next 350TBs $0.05 GB
Greater than 500TBs Contact us
Operational requests
Class A: PUT, COPY, POST, and LIST $ 0.006 per 1,000 Requests
Class B: GET and all other requests $ 0.005 per 10,000 Requests
Delete No charge
Retrieval No charge

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Current SoftLayer customers can order Object Storage Standard Regional in the SoftLayer control portal

New customers can order Object Storage Standard Regional directly through the shopping cart

Object Storage Standard Regional (SoftLayer Object Storage/OpenStack Swift API)

Available in data centers around the world, Object Storage Standard Regional offers Swift API support, built-in SFTP, and seamless integration with the SoftLayer content delivery network. Object Storage Standard Regional is available with pay-as-you-go terms so that you can quickly and easily scale up or scale down your storage environment and only pay for what you use in a given month.

Features

Frequent access

Store active data that requires frequent access, geographic resiliency and data durability

Swift API

Support for Swift API management and applications.

Straightforward billing

Pricing based on storage capacity and bandwidth consumed. Pay for what you use per month. That’s it.

Global availability

Standard Regional service available in worldwide data centers.

All-in-one integration

Built-in- SFTP and Content Delivery Network integration.

Standard Regional Pricing

Monthly storage volume (GB) $0.0295 GB/month
Public outbound bandwidth Starting at $0.09 GB/month*
Private network bandwidth No charge
Public inbound bandwidth No charge
Operational requests
PUT, COPY, POST, and LIST No charge
GET and all other requests No charge

*Prices vary by data center

Current SoftLayer customers can order Object Storage Standard Regional in the SoftLayer control portal

New customers can order Object Storage Standard Regional directly through the shopping cart

Bluemix Object Storage

Build and deliver cost-effective apps and services with high reliability and fast speeds to market with Bluemix Object Storage – built on OpenStack Swift. Get redundant, scalable object storage clusters for storing, managing, and retrieving virtual server images, media, and financial data. Bluemix users can store and access their content while interactively composing and connecting to apps and services.

Features

Advanced controls

Tag your content with metadata for a quick search. Easily compose and bind your object files with your Bluemix apps, too.

Easy access

Drag and drop to quickly upload and manage your object store content.

Flexible management

Use industry adopted OpenStack Swift API and SDKs to access your object store programmatically.

Straightforward billing

Pricing based on storage capacity and bandwidth consumed. Pay for what you use per month. That’s it.

Cloud Object Storage: Standard Cross-Region

IBM Cloud Object Storage Dedicated & Hybrid Services

Object Storage Standard Cross Region services are part of the broader IBM Cloud Object Storage family of solutions. - Object Storage dedicated and private services blend with our hybrid cloud portfolio, and run on dedicated, bare-metal servers in the IBM Cloud or in your datacenter with IBM Cloud Object Storage System software.

For full details about the broad suite of IBM Cloud Object Storage solutions, please visit

  1. Object Storage Standard Cross Region Free-Tier expires 12 months after your initial sign up. Standard rates apply for usage beyond 25 GB, 20,000 GET requests and 2,000 PUT requests per month. Free-Tier applies a maximum non-refundable monetary credit equivalent to the value of said services against your monthly statement. Please see product detail page for full, standard pricing details.

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