Reduce accumulating storage costs and optimize platform performance for Microsoft SharePoint 2013 and 2010. With DocAve Storage Manager, organizations can mitigate the negative consequences of exponential data growth by combining multiple real-time and scheduled business-rules to externalize BLOB content based on file size, type, or other document properties, allowing SharePoint administrators to:
- Reduce SharePoint 2013 and 2010 TCO by utilizing hierarchical storage management (HSM) systems for BLOB storage
- Improve user experience by optimizing SQL Server resources, while maintaining seamless user access and interaction to externalized content
- Easily comply with information governance policies for content lifecycle management within or across multiple SharePoint farms with highly customizable business rules
- Ensure all BLOBs work with SharePoint management functions and most third-party applications by leveraging Microsoft's fully supported External BLOB Storage (EBS) or Remote BLOB Store (RBS) APIs
Full-featured Management of Content: All content offloaded to logical devices by DocAve Storage manager can be managed using all of SharePoint's management and collaboration tools as if it were residing directly in SharePoint's SQL databases.
Real-Time or Scheduled BLOB Externalization: Leverage multiple rules for real time externalization based on file size, and combine with scheduled externalization based on any document property including created or modified time and / or size, for truly comprehensive hierarchical storage management.
Hierarchical Storage Management Capabilities: Externalize BLOBs to any network addressable file-based storage system. Overlay externalization rules to leverage HSM systems for SharePoint content storage to optimize storage resources and costs.
Seamless Integration with SharePoint Search: All data residing in file-based storage is fully integrated with SharePoint's native, full text search functionality, as well as all other search tools that leverage the standard SharePoint API.
Integration with and Support for Advanced Storage Systems: Store BLOB content on leading hardware and cloud storage systems to leverage advanced features such as de-duplication, self-healing, and enhanced disaster recovery. Supported storage platforms and providers include EMC Centera, Dell DX Object Storage, NetApp, Windows Azure, Rackspace Cloud Files, and Amazon Web Services.