FileCatalyst has the ability to accelerate transfers into Azure Blob storage at multi-gigabit speeds. FileCatalyst Direct writes data directly to Azure Blob storage, allowing the data to be streamed directly without caching. With FileCatalyst, file transfer acceleration is achievable regardless of size, file format, or transfer distance.
Adding an Azure Blob storage account to FileCatalyst a is an easy process. Simply install FileCatalyst on your virtual machines (VM) that will send files to Azure Blob storage. Adding your Azure Blob storage to FileCatalyst requires only an account name, key, and endpoint. FileCatalyst Hotfolder can be installed to provide automation features, further maximizing efficiency.
FileCatalyst is available in the Azure Marketplace with a consumption-based model for ultimate flexibility. Users can scale throughput by increasing their instance size as required, and only need to pay for the amount of compute hours used.