Secure file server is a file sharing application based upon client server architecture. It is very similar to Dropbox hosted in a private environment. You can share files over the public Internet through links and passwords. Secure file server application uses directory authentication. The features of directory services are as follows:

  • FSMO roles
  • GPO objects
  • Support replication
  • User Authentication
  • Software deployment
  • Organizational units
  • Network data security
  • Provide Domain Services
  • Lightweight Directory Services
  • Can be viewed at a number of levels.

The directory structure is available to all other applications as a single authentication platform.

The file sharing application has following features.

  • Document management
  • Powerful integrated logging
  • Controlling File Versions and Aging
  • Easy user interface with search, favorites, tags and other ways to quickly get at your files.
  • Preview support for PDF, images, text files, Open Document, Word files and more.
  • Fine-grained control over access to data and sharing capabilities by user and by group.
  • Sharing REST API. Control sharing from mobile apps and desktop clients

File version control is very helpful for users that work on same project i.e. financial planning project. All users have access only to the latest shared file. It ensures that no earlier versions are floating around.

The secure file server comes will backup option for the entire iTaaS

  • User control of and access to backups through web interface
  • Support for DHCP and disconnected clients
  • Backup pooling
  • Easy per-client configuration