File Server Archiving Software - Archive Manager.
Archive Manager is a one of a kind file server archiving solution for content stored in network
file shares, there really is
nothing else like it. Think of Microsoft's File Server Resource Manager role,
with a helpful GUI, graphical reporting, true seamless links which can target
volumes on completely seperate servers and lots of advanced features enabling
you to build a true HSM (Hierarchical Storage Management) system for minimal
It is easy to use, fully featured, fast, flexible, reliable and incredibly cost
effective to deploy.
Most deployments (even multi PetByte systems) normally
cost less than $1,500 (£1,000) all in
It is in use with a huge range and number of organizations, from
multi-billion dollar multinational financial organizations to military
contractors, sheriff’s departments, health authorities and everything in
between. Organizations from across the world including the United States,
Europe, Africa, Australia, South America, China and Asia have all taken
advantage of Archive Manager and the benefits it can bring.
Enterprise class unlimited capacity software based
file archiving solution for less than
$1,500 USD (£1,000 GBP) .
Fast and easy to deploy, requires no expensive hardware due to its unique and
incredibly efficient design which doesn't use a database for storing content.
Seamless links spanning volumes on completely seperate servers
can be left in place
of archived files. Users can still access archived files in thier origional
location with thier origional path, just as if they hadn't been
moved! Files can be archived from any UNC path to any UNC path leaving seamless
links behind, even if the UNC paths are on different servers.
Unique 'Graveyard' job which can be used to end of life archived files, remove
thier links in the live file system and prepare them for final backup/deletion.
Ultra reliable design, no central point of failure. Archive Manager features a
revolutionary design that does not use a database for storing processed files,
or even pointers to those files..! It's all done at the file system level
utilising features that Microsoft baked into the NTFS file system. This makes it
infinately scalable, with file systems of over 50 PetByte's
already being managed by Archive Manager.
Lots of options and features to enable you to seamlessly migrate your files to
second line storage in a way and at a time to suit you.
Support for file paths greater than the Windows supported maximum of 260
characters (supports file paths up to 32,000 characters long!)
Full Unicode support for most of the file system character sets in the world
including English, Chinese, Arabic, Hindi and many more (including file systems
with multiple character sets!)
There is no loss of security, information or context with Archive Manager unlike
most other solutions available. Each files
NTFS permissions, file attributes and place in the directory structure are 100% preserved at all
No client software is needed
on your workstations, we only use
functionality that already exists in Windows and the NTFS file system.
Full support for Windows 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, 8, 2012 and 10.
gets the job done faster, more reliably and cheaper than anything else on the
Thats a bold statement sure, but we know its the truth. You will too if you take
advantage of the free trial license Archive Manager installs with and you see
for yourself what it can do!
Support is offered for most network file systems including Windows Server
shares using NTFS, NAS and CIFS shares directly hosted on SAN's.
Archive Manager is capable of handling
the file archiving software requirements for everything from small branch office file systems, to the
PetByte sized storage environments in the largest of data center.
In fact, it has proven to be one of the only archiving systems that can
effortlessly cope with the massive amounts of data that are held in some of our
clients international data centers.
How is this possible? Simple.. No database is ever used to store files in (or even pointers to files).
The only database that is used is the tiny configuration and
job scheduling one which will run happily on the completely free SQL Express
2008 R2 or later.
All of the information regarding where a file has been archived from and too is
maintained in the file system itself through the clever use of directory
structures and file properties.
If you are looking for a fast, lightweight and
powerfull solution then Archive Manager may
be just the thing.
Feel free to drop us an email via
[email protected] if you have any questions, we are here to help.