PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 2, 2017 -- Moonwalk Universal, a specialist in large-scale data management solutions, today announced the latest of its award-winning data management software to solve file server bloat, automate storage optimization and archive for small to medium business enterprises  - Moonwalk Starter Edition.

Moonwalk brings file control and automation to the business storage infrastructure, intelligently migrating files to the appropriate tier – on premise file servers or object stores, offsite storage or cloud services – to slash storage TCO, reduce complexity, optimize resource use, enforce corporate governance and more. Moonwalk's unique capabilities manage files according to project, location, user, size, name, age.

The new software includes comprehensive integration and support for the latest file systems and servers, cloud and object stores, including Windows 2016, NetApp 9.1 and OES2015, Amazon S3, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, Hitachi HCP, Dell EMC ECS, IBM Bluemix/COS, IBM Spectrum Scale, Scality and Concurrent Aquari.

Moonwalk Starter Edition is available free to users supporting up to 25 TB. As with the full edition, Moonwalk Starter automates file mobility from expensive primary storage and bloated NAS systems to lower-cost storage within the network or cloud services, without impacting applications or end users.

Benefits of Moonwalk Starter Edition include:
* Out-of-the-box support for all major cloud and object stores
* Reduced storage cost of ownership up to 80 percent
* Reduced size of production file system volumes up to 90 percent
* Zero middleware; zero single points of failure
* No limits on file count
* Reporting and analytics for continued optimization and improvement

Moonwalk Starter Edition is available at

About Moonwalk Universal
Moonwalk Universal develops all-inclusive data management and protection software for major operating systems, storage platforms and the cloud. Moonwalk is found in banking, healthcare, manufacturing, government, research and other key industries. For more information visit



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