Netbackup Ready

SDFS is qualified for use with NetBackup and can be used as a target. OpenDedupe has even Developed and Qualified an OST connector for Netbackup with Veritas. This means that you can send dedupe netbackup images to the cloud through SDFS.

Free and Opensource

SDFS if licensed under GPLv2. This means the its free to use and update as needed. SDFS is available on GitHub and the source is downloadable here.

Scalable Performance

SDFS is fast. It runs on standard spinning disks at speeds of over 2GB/s for data that is highly redundant on a single server class CPU. On data that’s unique its performance is bound by your storage or cloud bandwidth, […]

Cloud Storage Native

SDFS uses local or Cloud object storage for saving data after is deduplicated. It works will all the big players such as AWS S3, AWS Glacier, Azure, Google, and most S3 compliant backends. Deduplication and compression is really important when […]


SDFS Depolys strong AES-CBC 256 bit encrytion. The encryption can be deployed for local or cloud backed data. This means that your data is secure from unwanted eyes whether its on disk or in the cloud.

File System

  SDFS is a POSIX compliant filesystem for Linux and Windows that performs inline deduplication to local disk or cloud object storage. This means it works natively with the applications such as backup and vmware without any changes. All you do […]