How to Configure Cyberduck for Use with Storm Object Storage

Storm Object Storage delivers a durable, secure, highly available solution for storage needs of virtually any size. With object storage access occurs via API calls to the object storage cluster, which replaces the need to rely on additional servers for dedicated storage.

Here we use the client Cyberduck to interact with Storm Object Storage. Cyberduck is available for download from https://cyberduck.io/?l=en.

Pre-Flight Check
  • These instructions are intended specifically for configuring Cyberduck for use with Storm Object Storage.
  • I’ll be working from a Microsoft Windows 8 desktop with Cyberduck installed.

Step 1: Get Your Access Key and Secret Key

Login to https://manage.liquidweb.com and view the details of the Object Store to which you’d like to connect:

How to Configure awscli for Use with Storm Object Storage

Note the Access Key and the Secret Key.

How to Configure awscli for Use with Storm Object Storage

Step 2: Configure Cyberduck to Connect to Storm Object Storage

Now that you have Cyberduck open, let’s configure the connection. Click Open Connection:

How to Configure and Use Cyberduck with Storm Object Storage

Then select S3 (Amazon Simple Storage Service), and enter objects.liquidweb.services in the Server field.

How to Configure and Use Cyberduck with Storm Object Storage

Enter the Access Key into the Access Key ID field, and the Secret Key into the Secret Access Key field. Be sure to uncheck the Anonymous Login box.

How to Configure and Use Cyberduck with Storm Object Storage

And then click Connect!

How to Configure and Use Cyberduck with Storm Object Storage

Be Sociable, Share!
Here's $75, Launch a New VPS Today. Find out why 30,000 customers have chosen our Best-in-Class Performance & 24x7 Heroic Support.