More capability, lower price than IBM Aspera

Tachyon offers greater features than IBM Aspera at a far lower price. With Tachyon, you get a customized, dev-focused file transfer solution adaptable to your use case.

Powerful performance,
easy setup

Tachyon was built to offer maximum functionality and user freedom, while eliminating the burdensome setup and limitations faced by Aspera.

Get faster transfers with
next-gen technology

Tachyon accelerates data transfer at the transport level, so you can push more data through faster, and take full advantage of your customers internet speeds.  We maintain a global network of edge servers to further speed up your transfers.

Read about our tech

Stop paying for unused performance

Unlike Aspera, Tachyon uses simple pay-as-you-go performance, so you never pay for capability that you don't use. Tachyon costs significantly less than competitors, including IBM Aspera.

Built by developers, for developers

Tachyon was built with developers in mind. Our API lets you integrate Tachyon's powerful file transfer solutions into your project.

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/*
authenticate.cpp
$ g++ -o authenticate authenticate.cpp -llibtachyon-dev
*/
#include <iostream>
#include <cstdlib>

// Download the C++ static library and header files from
// https://trytachyon.com/download
#include "tachyon.hpp"

int
main() {
// Find your Filesystem ID and API Token at https://app.trytachyon.com/
// and set the environment variables.
const char * fid = getenv("FILESYSTEM_ID");
const char * key = getenv("API_KEY");

Tachyon::Filesystem
client(fid, key);
}
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# Install the Tachyon CLI tool using homebrew:
# $ brew install tachyon# Find your Filesystem ID and API Token at https://app.trytachyon.com/# and set the environment variables.

tachyon filesystem:authenticate $FILESYSTEM_ID $API_TOKEN = process.env.API_TOKEN;

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// Install the Node.js library from
// https://www.npmjs.com/package/tachyon
// using npm: $ npm i tachyon
import { Filesystem } from 'tachyon-transfer';

// Find your Filesystem ID and API Token at https://app.trytachyon.com/
// and set the environment variables.

const FILESYSTEM_ID = process.env.FILESYSTEM_ID;
const API_TOKEN = process.env.API_TOKEN;

const client = new Filesystem(FILESYSTEM_ID, API_TOKEN);

Discover the Tachyon difference

Super Fast Speeds

Increase your file transfer speeds by anywhere from 20% to >500%

Reliable Performance

Never worry about network congestion slowing you down

Easy to Use

Implement our upload and download APIs in under 6 lines of code

Secure Transmission

Fully encrypted at transport and application layer

Super Fast

Web protocols weren't designed for high volume data throughput. Order of magnitude speed increases

Easy to use

Implement massive file uploads in just 5 lines of code

Reliable

File Upload that 'just works',  resilient to network conditions and user error

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