AWS Snowball is a petabyte-scale data transport solution that uses secure appliances to transfer large amounts of data into and out of the AWS cloud. Using Snowball addresses common challenges with large-scale data transfers including high network costs, long transfer times, and security concerns.
How to connect Snowball to your SoftNAS® On-Premise VM
In order to establish a connection between our SoftNAS instance on VMware, we need to install the Snowball Adapter software. To do this, we will open an SSH session to our SoftNAS VM.
For guidance on how to connect to your Linux instance, click here.For guidance on how to connect to your Windows Instance, click here.
Once logged into your SoftNAS command line interface, type the following command: