Cloudian is the leader in data management software for the hybrid cloud.

Cloudian simplifies enterprise storage with limitless scalability that consolidates massive data sets to a single, easily managed environment.

Cloudian was founded in 2011 by Hiroshi Ohta and Michael Tso. The company is headquartered in San Mateo, California, with offices in Japan, China, Korea, ANZ, The Netherlands, Italy, Germany, France, and UK.


Cloudian, with military-grade security, limitless scalability and seamless cloud integration, its S3-compatible object storage lets users optimize data access, meet data sovereignty requirements and cut costs by consolidating information to a single, cloud-like platform.


Cloudian’s geo-distributed architecture manages and protects object and file data at the edge, core, and in the cloud, for both conventional and modern applications.


Cloudian use cases include backup/archive, media and entertainment, bioinformatics, engineering, hybrid cloud, IoT, AI/ML, and more. Cloudian products are offered by partners including VMware, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, and QCT, and by reseller partners worldwide.


Cloudian is backed by Intel Capital, Goldman Sachs, Digital Alpha, Eight Roads Ventures Japan, INCJ, Japan Post Investment Corporation, Silicon Valley Bank, Tinshed Asia, Wilson Sonsini Investments, Tinshed Asia, Innovation Network Corporation, and others. The company raised $60M in a new round on Jan 18, 2023. This brings Cloudian's total funding to $233.1M to date.



  • Year founded: 2011
  • Funding Info: $233.1M over 6 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Venture- Series Unknown)
  • Yearly Revenue: $50M-$100M (FY- 2022)
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: San Mateo
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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