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Solix EDMS Database Archiving

INFORMATION LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT WITH SOLIX EDMS DATABASE ARCHIVING:


Improve Application Performance
Data Explosion in Database Applications
FEATURES
Over time large enterprise applications such as CRM, ERP and
corporate financials accumulate large amounts of data, including • Classifies and tiers structured data, increasing
a growing number of records of older transactions and historical operational efficiencies.
information that are no longer used. This historical data, which
may go back several years, becomes an anchor, using up an • Supports customized or custom developed
increasing amount of system resources, eventually requiring applications, extending, replacing, or rebuilding
expensive upgrades to both the storage and the server running application archiving logic tailored to specific business
the application while dragging performance down. But because practices.
of the difficulty of identifying and removing this old data, and the
• Archives to a separate database or other archive
need to preserve it for compliance audits and other business
stores, allowing you to select the right option for your
uses, many companies never purge their production databases.
needs.
The problem is compounded by the complexity of these data
sets, which must be preserved in their full context, including the • Maintains access and referential integrity and ensures
links to other data throughout the database. This precludes a business transactions are relocated in their entirety.
simple backup-and-delete approach to removing this old data.
• Retains transparent end-user access supported for
Cloud Enablement
both merge and archive view.
Information Lifecycle Management
• Single installation supports heterogeneous database,
Database Application
Retirement
applications and IT environments.
Archiving
Cloud Enablement

Cloud Enablement

• Solix EDMS rich tool supports, Integrated patch


Data
Governance
synchronization, Integrated space reclamation and
Unified control of all features and processes through a
single console
Test Data Data
Management Masking
• Support for different archive platforms - Solix Secure
Application Testing Archive, Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), Oracle
Cloud Enablement Universal Content Management, EMC Centera, IBM
Solix Enterprise Data Management Suite DR550, File Systems and Content Management
Repository

Solix EDMS Database Archiving


Solix EDMS Database Archiving is a key module in the Solix
Enterprise Data Management Suite (EDMS). It provides data
classification to identify scarcely accessed data that can be
moved to an active archive. It also provides the ability to access

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this data in the active archive online from the native application. Should there be a need to update read-only data in the active
archive, Solix EDMS Database Archiving gives you a de-archiving feature.

For the most historical data with in the active archive that needs to be retained only for compliance reasons, the Solix EDMS Grand
Archive feature allows such data to be moved to a user-defined archiving destination, such as the massively compressed Solix Secure
Archive, File formats such as XML/CSV/PDF.

0-2 Years 2-7 Years 7-n Years


Semi-Active Data InActive Data
Active Data Tier 1 Tier 2 Reporting / BI Tools
Tier 3

- Business Objects
Tape/CAS - Cognos
DataWarehouse - Oracle BI
Simultaneous
Access Solix - Crystal Reports
Custom Applications Secure
1010101010101010101010101010
0101010101010101010101010101
Archive
1010101010101010101010101010
0101010101010101010101010101
1010101010101010101010101010
0101010101010101010101010101 XML File Server
1010101010101010101010101010 CSV
Archive /
0101010101010101010101010101 PDF
Content
Solix EDMS 1010101010101010101010101010 Solix EDMS Database Repository
0101010101010101010101010101
Database 1010101010101010101010101010
Archiving (De-hydrated
Archiving 0101010101010101010101010101 Transactions) Cloud
1010101010101010101010101010
Oracle Transportation 0101010101010101010101010101 1010101010101010101010101010Storage
Management 1010101010101010101010101010
0101010101010101010101010101
1010101010101010101010101010
Oracle FLEXCUBE - Analytics
0101010101010101010101010101
Data Destruction / Shredding
0101010101010101010101010101
1010101010101010101010101010 1010101010101010101010101010 Solix Application Portfolio Manager
Universal Banking - De-Archive
0101010101010101010101010101 0101010101010101010101010101

- Patch Synchronizer 1010101010101010101010101010


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0101010101010101010101010101
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- Space Reclaimer co
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1010101010101010101010101010 - Role-Based Secuirty
0101010101010101010101010101
- Data Browsing
- Scheduler & CLI 1010101010101010101010101010
0101010101010101010101010101
1010101010101010101010101010
- Reports & Adhoc Queries
0101010101010101010101010101 - View Archived Reports
1010101010101010101010101010
Production Database Archive Database 0101010101010101010101010101
Grand Archive
1010101010101010101010101010
0101010101010101010101010101

Benefits
Archiving improves application performance while lowering
total cost SUPPORTED APPLICATIONS
• Trim production application databases by offloading inactive, • Oracle E-Business Suite
less accessed data • Oracle Transportation Management
• Remove inactive data from production and all copies to reduce • PeopleSoft
disk and tape requirements • JD Edwards
• Siebel
• Tiered application data provides a baseline for tiering data
protection and disaster recovery/business continuity services • BaaN
• DataWarehouse
Flexible architecture and robust feature set eases
implementation • Custom Applications

• Multiple options allow enterprises to deploy the right method


for each application

• Single tool for managing standard and custom archiving reduces


maintenance and overhead costs

• Leverage existing investments with database technology and


archiving platform

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Metadata-based approach separates business logic from


technical implementation SUPPORTED DATABASES
• As technologies change, retaining ILM policies at the metadata • Oracle
level eases underlying infrastructure transitions
• IBM DB2
• Leverage metadata for multiple projects beyond archiving, • Microsoft SQL Server
secure cloning, subsetting and application retirement • MySQL
• Sybase
ABOUT SOLIX TECHNOLOGIES, INC. • Teradata
Solix Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of Enterprise Data • Other RDBMS with JDBC driver support
Management (EDM) solutions, is transforming information
management with the first enterprise archiving and data lake
application suite for big data: The Solix Big Data Suite. Solix is
helping organizations learn more from their data with enterprise SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMS
analytics and achieve Information Lifecycle Management (ILM)
goals. The Solix Enterprise Data Management Suite (Solix EDMS) • HP-UX
and Solix Enterprise Standard Edition (SE) enable organizations • IBM AIX
to improve application performance, meet compliance • IBM z/OS
objectives, and reduce the cost of data management across the
• IBM i5/OS (OS/400)
enterprise. Solix Technologies, Inc. is headquartered in Santa
Clara, California and operates worldwide through an established • Oracle Solaris
network of value added resellers (VARs) and systems • Linux
integrators.
• Microsoft Windows

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