Date: 08/01/2017

Firmware: 2.0.0-Build3038

MCM Version: 2.0


Note: Version 2.0 requires a firmware update for all devices to at least 2.0.0-Build3038 for all features to be available. Some features will be disabled or hidden if one device's firmware is not up to date. It is recommended that customer's update their firmware to the latest version.


Morro Data Service Plans


  • Added New Service Plans

    4 new service plans released.

    • CloudDrive
    • CloudNAS
    • CloudNAS Business
    • CloudNAS Enterprise

    For more information on the new plans, please visit the Morro Pricing page.


  • Removed Service Plans

    These plans are no longer valid.

    • Single
    • Small
    • Medium

    Existing customers will be converted to CloudNAS Business. Customers converted to CloudNAS Business will continue to pay the same amount for their subscription plan for one year (until August 1, 2018). 


Morro CacheDrive


  • Firmware version 2.0.0-Build3038
     
  • New Hardware Available
    Morro CacheDrive T600 is a new powerful CacheDrive that supports up to 150 users with 8 TB cache. T600 supports CloudNAS Business and CloudNAS Enterprise plans. T600 is build to order.

Morro Cloud Manager


  • App version: 2.0.0
     
  • Support for users to select an Amazon AWS S3 region
    During account setup or when upgrading account to CloudNAS Business and CloudNAS Enterprise, users can select the region where they want their Morro Data files to be stored.

  • Support for users to bring your own storage (BYOS)
    With CloudNAS, CloudNAS Business, and CloudNAS Enterprise plans, users can configure and use their own cloud object storage including Backblaze B2 and Amazon AWS S3. The user selected object storage can be seamlessly integrated with Morro Global file system with cache & Sync as a accelerated global file storage for NAS applications.

  • Support for Cloud File System
    Users now can select their own Dropbox or OneDrive cloud file storage to integrate with Morro CacheDrive for access acceleration and NAS protocol access.

  • Improved Management UI
    New Morro Cloud Management UI works with multiple file systems (Dropbox/OneDrive based Cloud File System, BYOS BackBlaze B2 and AWS S3, and Integrated S3-based Morro Cloud Storage.

  • Bug Fixes 


Limitations


  • For Morro Data accounts with more than one CacheDrive, all Devices need to be updated to the latest firmware in order to access the new features in V2.0
  • CloudDrive supports one CacheDrive (gateway)
  • CloudNAS supports up to two CacheDrive (gateway) devices
  • CloudNAS Business plan supports up to five CacheDrive (gateway) devices
  • CloudNAS Enterprise plan supports up to 500 CacheDrive (gateway) devices
  • CloudNAS Business or CloudNAS Enterprise needed to support CacheDrive T600 devices.
  • Bring-your-own-storage does not support AWS S3 China region and US Government region.

Note: The feature differences and limitations:


CloudDrive
CloudNAS  
CloudDrive Business
CloudNAS Enterprise
Storage Type
OneDrive, Dropbox
Backblaze B2
Morro Storage, Amazon S3, Backblaze B2
Morro Storage, Amazon S3, Backblaze B2
Per Device Fee
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
BYOS Management Fee
No
Includes 10TB*
Includes 15TB*
Includes 20TB*
Number of Gateways
1
Up to 2
Up to 5
Up to 500
Supported CacheDrives
G40, G80
G40, G80
G40, G80, T600
G40, G80, T600
Features
  • Basic feature set
  • SMB based access
  • Basic feature set
  • SMB based access
  • ECHO
  • Basic feature set
  • SMB based access
  • Team portal file access
  • Multi-thread file transfer**
  • ECHO
  • Encryption**
  • Morro Cloud includes 1TB storage & 1TB download per month
  • Basic feature set
  • SMB based access
  • Team Portal file access
  • Multi-thread file transfer**
  • ECHO
  • Encryption**
  • Morro Cloud includes 1TB storage & 1TB download per month

* overage fee is $15/TB per month
** supported in Morro Storage or BYOS S3