Welcome to the VMware vCloud Director® Object Storage Extension™ documentation page.

About vCloud Director Object Storage Extension

vCloud Director Object Storage Extension is an integrated storage solution that is provisioned and managed within the vCloud Director framework.

vCloud Director Object Storage Extension is a standalone middleware service that runs on top of a Cloudian HyperStore storage cluster and provides object storage capabilities to the users of vCloud Director.

The following diagram illustrates the architecture of vCloud Director Object Storage Extension and the network connections between VMware and Cloudian components.

Ready to get started?

With vCloud Director Object Storage Extension, vCloud Director users can store, retrieve, and share unstructured data.

If you are a service provider, see the Installing, Configuring, and Upgrading vCloud Director Object Storage Extension guide.

Are you a tenant user? Learn about the main concepts of vCloud Director Object Storage Extension in the Getting started with vCloud Director Object Storage Extension topic.

To learn about working with buckets, objects, vApps, and catalogs, see the Using vCloud Director Object Storage Extension as a Tenant User.

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