Enterprises of all sizes face continuing data growth and persistent requirements to back up and recover application data. The pains of recurring storage hardware purchasing, management, and failures are still acute for many IT organizations. Some also need to integrate on-premises datasets with in-cloud workloads, such as big data processing and analytics. Learn how to use AWS Storage Gateway to connect on-premises applications to AWS storage services using standard storage protocols, such as NFS, iSCSI, and VTL. Storage Gateway enables hybrid cloud storage solutions for backup and disaster recovery, file sharing, in-cloud processing, or bulk ingest for migration. We discuss use cases with real-life customer stories, and offer best practices.