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Bitcasa Launches Secure Storage API

02.11.2014
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Bitcasa API powered by 3scaleToday Bitcasa launches its Secure Storage API for developers, powered by 3scale. Bitcasa is an encrypted 1TB hard drive in the cloud. The Bitcasa REST API provides a plug-and-play filesystem for all your mobile, web, and desktop apps. Your apps can now benefit from the power of secure, shareable, streaming, and device-independent storage.

API in Action

Bitcasa has users in over 140 countries and currently manages over 40PB of user data.  Several API partners have developed applications that demonstrate the Bitcasa API in action:

  • Plex Cloud Sync uses Bitcasa as part of its media streaming solution. Users can stream their movies, photos and music to any device straight from the cloud — without the hassles of running media servers or dealing with proxies and firewalls.
  • Kloudless puts the Bitcasa cloud directly into your Gmail and Outlook inboxes. Kloudless created a Bitcasa plugin that enables users to move, store, and share email attachments in the cloud.
  • Otixo aggregates many popular cloud services into a single app for managing files. Otixo integrated the Bitcasa API to create Otixo “Spaces.” These virtual workspaces enable users to easily share, track and comment across files and folders with multiple people.

Get Started for Free

Be sure to check out our Bitcasa Developer Portal  and see how your app can benefit from our plug-and-play filesystem. Our 3scale-powered developer portal provides all the resources you need to get started:

  • Quick Start: We provide immediate API tokens and a sandbox to test your app.
  • Docs and Tips: Learn how the Bitcasa API basics and how your app can benefit from our platform features.
  • Forums: Discuss topics and questions with the Bitcasa developer community.
  • SDKs: For PHP, Java, Python, iOS, and Android.

About Bitcasa

Backed by top-tier investors, including Horizons Ventures, Pelion Venture Partners, Samsung Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz, Bitcasa provides a home for your digital belongings. With access across all devices; Android, iOS, Windows, Windows RT, Mac OSX, and the Web, Bitcasa enables you to take your stuff with you everywhere and share or stream it from any device. Bitcasa designed the software to ensure complete privacy with client-side encryption, so your belongings are always your own.

Download at Bitcasa, and follow us at Twitter and Facebook.

For more information about the Bitcasa Developer Platform, please visit our portal.

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