Access is a software-defined storage solution optimized to the requirements of long-term retention storage. It uses intelligent policies to optimize data placement on-premises or on private/public clouds. Access provides resiliency, multi-protocol access and automated data movement to realize increased primary storage performance, cost-effectiveness and scalability. It’s the only LTR solution deeply integrated with NetBackup, the gold standard in data protection.
To increase business agility, Access has two deployment options: appliance (“turnkey deployment”) and software-defined (”bring your own server”).
The 7.4.2 release of Access provides the following key capabilities: