Standalone Explorers

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The S3 Explorer desktop application allows users to interact with object storage through a familiar file explorer like interface. From the menu, or using drag and drop, users can easily upload, download and delete files and folders. Copying, moving and renaming objects and folders is also supported. Objects can be quickly located through search, and sensitive data automatically encrypted on upload.

Explorers are available for private and public clouds supporting:

  • S3 and S3-Compatible Object Storage
  • Google Cloud Storage
  • Microsoft Azure Blob Storage
  • OpenStack Swift Storage
  • Rackspace Cloud Files

Simple Installation

After providing the storage endpoint and account credentials the drive is ready to use as a native desktop Windows drive or Mac volume.

Buckets and Containers

The top level folders represent object storage buckets (or containers) which can be easily created and deleted through the explorer.

Drag and Drop

Drag and drop files and folders between local and object storage. Use object storage for offsite backup, data migration or to free up space.


Use a secret client key to automatically encrypt on upload and download.


The explorer is optimized for large files and deep folder hierarchies. Uploads and downloads are streamed.

Quickly locate objects through an integrated search.


Fully customizable for white label, OEM or corporate use. Contact us for more information.

See also Object Storage Drive vs. Object Storage Explorer: The Case for Using Both

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