Overview

IBM® Aspera® high-speed data transfer capabilities are natively integrated with IBM Cloud Object Storage to offer an easy-to-use fully integrated user interface to quickly transfer data to and from IBM Cloud Object Storage. Improve data transfer performance by quickly uploading and downloading data over long distances, and under various network conditions. There’s no cost for transferring data ingress to IBM Cloud Object Storage.

Case study: BASE Media Cloud

BASE Media Cloud powers a global media distribution portal and centralized storage hub using IBM Cloud, IBM Aspera and IBM Cloud Object Storage technology.

Common use cases

Move on-premises data to the IBM Cloud

An ideal solution for moving large amounts of data from your on-premises facilities to the IBM Cloud. Increase overall productivity by reducing the time it takes to transfer and store your data.

Data at your fingertips

Use IBM Cloud Object Storage Aspera high-speed data transfer to continuously move data to API-accessible cloud storage, where the data is accessible for analytics, AI and other applications running in the IBM Cloud.

Aspera highlights

Fully integrated user interface

Customers can drag, drop and upload files and folders. Transfer speeds are faster than HTTP, so data will continue to transfer even if the browser closes.

Speed and predictability

IBM Cloud Object Storage Aspera high-speed data transfer overcomes the limitations of TCP transfers to improve performance under most conditions.

No cost for data upload

Upload any amount of data ingress at no cost. A low-cost, tiered pricing applies for downloads. Standard storage costs apply.