How to share and collaborate object storage from Vultr Cloud

How to share and collaborate object storage files from Vultr Cloud

Share and collaborate files/folders of your existing Vultr object storage with internal and external users such as customers, partners, employees, etc with fine access control. Easy integration with any of your existing identity providers such as Active Directory, GSuite, AWS SSO, KeyClock, etc.
The FREE edition supports authentication such as Basic, Form and OTP  while sharing files.

In this blog, we will discuss how to install and configure NirvaShare to share files or folders with simple form-based authentication.

Installation

After creating a NirvaShare One-Click instance from the marketplace, wait for 3-4 minutes for the installation to complete. Access the application using instance public IP address as http://(instance IP address):8080 in a web browser.

If you are able to see a login screen, it indicates the installation was successful.

Storage Keys

As a prerequisite, you will require an access and secret keys obtained with Vultr cloud platform for object storage to proceed with further configuration. To generate new keys, please login to your console https://my.vultr.com and follow below steps.

  • On the left tab menu, click on Products and then on Objects.
  • Click on the existing object storage.
  • Under the Overview tab, click on Generate Keys
  • This will generate a new Access key and Secret keys, please copy this and keep it aside,  as it will be required during storage configuration in NirvaShare Admin Console.

Configuration

Next step is to configure and share a file/folder. Please follow setup guide.

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