This is a program originally created by Symantec after it acquired the company VERITAS in 2005. It is a leading email archiving program and enterprise file designed to be able to very well manage relevant business information. It acts as storage of various platforms such as CIFS, NTFS and Centera. This can easily be used to retrieve business information from different sources to mention just but a few Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Exchange and SMTP including different System Files. This data is effectively retrieved, copied, indexed, classified and stored in a secure region. It can be acquired globally and they have a twenty four hours support system.
The program enterprise vault has undergone various changes and upgrading over the year. The program was first heard of in 2005 as part of Symantec’s “Enterprise Messaging Management.” Nowadays it is part of the “Information Management Group (IM)” together with NetBackup and BackupExec products.
To mention some, in December 2008, Enterprise Vault 8.0 was launched. An upgrade to this, the Enterprise Vault 9.0, RTM was launched in August 2010. This version added support for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and Microsoft Exchange 2010. This was further upgraded to Enterprise Vault 9.0 SP1 RTM, modified in November 2010. This brought with it the support system for Outlook 2010. Enterprise Vault 10.0 SP4, RTM was released in July 2013. This supported Domino 8 and Kerberos support for Mac client on Outlook 2011. After this followed the Enterprise Vault 11.0 RTM in May 2014. This version was able to manage IMAP access to archived data, additional SCOM packs and an improved Enterprise Vault Search capability (EVS). The latest one is Enterprise Vault 11.0.1 RTM in December 2014 with GA in January 2015which could also have native SMTP archiving support, more SCOM packs and EVS Mobile Search. With this improvement came the introduction to the new, innovative technology that increases the power to archive thus supporting the end user for any other emailing products such as Google Mail, Office 365 and/ or any such IMAP enabled mail system. This goes a long way in assisting the productivity of the IT staff and ensures the full satisfaction of the end customers.
This program is easily comprehensible and therefore very convenient to use. It is also a very cost effective storage method of any relevant data as it moves any information that is not regularly used from the expensive primary storage. This also follows a policy based management so as to automatically conduct the process of the archiving. To add on to this, it has a discovery accelerated custodian based search that very efficiently and promptly finds all the relevant information. It can also target searches to specific people for heightened meticulousness. It also has an in-built data classification service that adds context and relevance that increases the control, retention and the deletion of any exchange messages.
The use of this program also comes with numerous benefits. It reduces storage prints and is it is a cheaper storage method. It also can detect and separate various types of information so as to store it chronologically and only for the time it is relevant and needed. It also helps in the efficient assessment, discovery and management of any information
It thus goes without saying that the Enterprise Vault comes with mega benefits to any company in the handling of information. It, therefore, is highly recommended for use.