Simple and transparent pricing
C2 Object Storage is a cost-effective alternative that has a simple, predictable, and flexible pricing structure
At just $6.99/TB per month, C2 Object Storage costs a fraction of alternatives
Free data retrieval
Retrieve all the data you have stored for free every month.
No hidden fees
No API request or data deletion fees makes estimating monthly costs easier.
See above for a comparison of the price for 1 TB total storage space with 1 TB of data downloaded each month over one year.1
All you need is C2 Object Storage
Create a sophisticated object storage architecture to store your organization’s unstructured data at scale.
Compatible with Amazon S3 API
Use your existing tools and code as our API is S3-compatible.
Globally available and reliable
Store your data in our EU, US, and APAC data centers with 99.999999999% data durability.
Build a data lake
Run big data analytics and machine learning processes to unlock data insights.
Backup and restore
Protect data stored on servers or apps with robust backup features.
Move data to archives and retrieve flexibly.
Intuitive file browser
Upload multiple files with simple drag-and-drop selection and manage all your content from a straightforward web portal.
C2 Express Box
Transfer the initial bulk of your data to C2 Object Storage using a physical storage device, with C2 Express Box, a fast and secure way to move large quantities of data. Contact us for C2 Express Box options.
Partnered with Veeam
C2 Object Storage is certified as Veeam Ready for Object. This means our cloud object storage meets the compatibility and performance standards set by Veeam.
Frequently asked questions
Does C2 Object Storage have a minimum storage duration policy?
No. Unlike other cloud object storage services, C2 Object Storage does not have a minimum storage duration policy. We do not charge data deletion penalties.
How does C2 Object Storage prevent data loss caused by human errors or malicious encryption?
C2 Object Storage's versioning feature can protect your data from unintended mistakes and ransomware attacks by maintaining multiple versions of the same file. This means that if a user accidentally deletes or overwrites a file, they can easily retrieve a previous version. Additionally, if a file is modified or corrupted due to a ransomware attack, the original version can be restored from a previous version.
How can I leverage C2 Object Storage's S3 compatability?
C2 Object Storage allows you to seamlessly integrate it with S3-compatible applications, systems, and tools. You can use your preferred S3-compatible client applications or command line interfaces such as Amazon CLI and Amazon SDK, as well as Veeam, CyberDuck and Synology DSM, just to name a few. This means that you can store and manage your data using the same tools and software you're already familiar with.
What security measures does C2 Object Storage have to protect my data?
C2 Object Storage provides multiple security measures to ensure the safety of your data, including encrypted transmission, encryption-at-rest, and access keys. Your data is encrypted during transmission using HTTPS, securing your data with an TSL connection. Additionally, each file is stored at rest with disk encryption, protecting against data breaches and physical theft. C2 Object Storage also offers access keys to enhance data security and simplify storage management. Trust in C2 Object Storage to provide comprehensive security for your data.
Where is my data stored?
Synology C2 operates three colocation data centers located in Seattle, USA, Frankfurt, Germany, and Taiwan. You have the flexibility to choose the preferred data center based on your compliance needs and certification requirements. Once you select a data center, we guarantee that your data will remain securely stored there without being moved.
What compliances has C2 Object Storage attained?
C2 Object Storage is hosted in data centers that have undergone rigorous inspections to ensure strict adherence to security protocols and physical safety features. These data centers have attained ISO/IEC 27001 and SOC 2 Type II certifications, indicating their compliance with internationally recognized security standards. Furthermore, we provide a GDPR-compliant DPA and HIPAA compliance to assist you in meeting contractual obligations and regulatory requirements.
What level of data durability does C2 Object Storage provide?
C2 Object Storage is a highly durable service, providing 99.999999999% (11 nines) data durability to ensure data integrity. Our infrastructure utilizes erasure coding and error correction codes to eliminate single points of failure and prevent data loss or corruption due to hardware failures. With C2 Object Storage, you can trust that your data is secure and always available.
How reliable is C2 Object Storage?
C2 Object Storage is a highly reliable and resilient storage solution with robust redundancy across all physical elements, including nodes, power delivery units, cords, and networks. This design ensures uninterrupted operation and high availability, even in the event of physical failures or disruptions.
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The prices shown here are an estimate based on prices in US dollars, excluding VAT. Prices were taken directly from providers' websites in April 2022:
Amazon S3 (US region): US$0.023/GB/month for storage, US$0.085/GB for data downloads.
Microsoft Azure (US region): US$0.018/GB/month for storage, US$0.065/GB for data downloads.
Google Cloud (US region): US$0.02/GB/month for storage, US$0.08/GB for data downloads.