Dynamic File Services
Since all files aren't equal, don't store them all the same.
Achieve greater storage efficiency by tiering data
Use Micro Focus Dynamic File Services to save money by tiering data between two storage locations while still giving users access to all their files through one merged view.
Cloud storage archiving
Archive data to Amazon S3, Box, CloudMe, or Dropbox, using our intelligent policy engine to identify unstructured data (files & folders) hosted on Microsoft network shares. Data can be identified on a variety of 3rd-party storage platforms from leading hardware vendors such as Dell, EMC, HP, and NetApp.
Web-based archive retention reviews
Perform web-based reviews for archived data hosted in the cloud. This lets you discard, or continue to archive, files to meet compliance needs. All actions are tracked and can be audited.
Schedule and deliver notifications
Schedule, and deliver notifications to perform retention reviews via Twitter or email for archived data hosted in the cloud.
In A Way of Intelligently Managing Organizations' File Based Information, IDC explores how Storage Manager and Dynamic Storage Technology address the need to manage file-based storage more efficiently.