How to use AgileCLOUD service powered by OpenStack on Mac

In the fast paced modern world cloud computing is essential to keep in stride with workload and other stuff too. All important documentation goes in the cloud and all collaborators can reach it from there. One of the brightest representatives of cloud computing platforms is OpenStack, which is free and open-source and can be implemented for private and public clouds. There are various possibilities to interact with the platform: web-based OpenStack dashboard, command line, or through RESTful services. OpenStack networking has been so popular because the API is so open. Thousands of contributors actively communicate with each other in this innovative ecosystem on a daily basis.

A variety of cloud services are being based on OpenStack API thus offering same innovations and powerful possibilities. An example of such service would be AgileCLOUD – a high-performance cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service platform. This OpenStack storage allows weaving virtual and hardware servers into one environment thanks to its out-of-the-box hybrid hosting features. It can easily satisfy large enterprises with its flexibility and scalability.

AgileCLOUD on macOS

As the mission of this highly performing OpenStack service is to serve anything from small to large workloads it makes a lot of sense to add such wonderful convenience to it as having the possibility to work with it on your Mac in Finder app the same way you would work with local files stored on the computer. You can use the CloudMounter app in order to simply mount your AgileCLOUD storage on your Mac as an additional Mac disk and have all documentation available in Finder. This way you are not cluttering your computer and working with loads of files extra conveniently.

CloudMounter can help you up your OpenStack security because it is a great file encryption software for your OpenStack Swift data.

Here are some of the highlights of security encryption software

  • When you are using CloudMounter to mount your OpenStack cloud on Mac there is no need to sync your cloud documents to computer, and still you will be working with online files the very same way you would with those stored on your hard drive.

  • CloudMounter integrates flawlessly with macOS Finder to bring the remote servers to your fingertips.

  • This computer encryption software is quite important for your OpenStack object storage file transfer protection thanks to its unique encryption mechanisms. Also your AgileCLOUD login details are kept in Mac OS Keychain and are only used through encrypted channels.

  • When encrypting with CloudMounter a special decryption key is created ensuring that your OpenStack documents will be unreadable without it.
OpenStack in Mac Finder

CloudMounter is a wonderful Mac encryption software for the best data security. And isn't it great news that this software also supports Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive, Amazon S3 services as well as FTP/SFTP, WebDAV servers. Thanks to CloudMounter you are getting a high-end encryption technology while easily accessing your cloud files.


Requirements: OS X 10.10+ , 13.1Mb free space
Version 3.5.585 (23rd Sep, 2019) Release notes
Category: System Utilities
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