1.0 Overview

What Is Micro Focus Filr?

Micro Focus Filr is an enterprise file sharing tool that leverages your current file server and security infrastructure to provide multi-device access to organizational and personal files.

For more detail about this illustration and for more illustrations and explanations, see the Filr 3.4: Understanding How Filr Works.

What Is Filr Clustering?

Filr clustering is a term that is sometimes used in the Filr product and means that multiple Filr appliances access a shared storage location, which contains deployment-level configuration settings and data. Filr clustering provides a measure of

  • Fault tolerance


  • High availability

Filr clustering is not related to Novell Cluster Services.

This guide refers to Filr-clustered deployments as Expandable deployments.