Azure File Storage

4.9 out of 5 stars

Azure File offers fully managed file shares in the cloud, accessible via the industry standard Server Message Block (SMB) protocol. Azure File shares is mounted concurrently by cloud or on-premises deployments of Windows, macOS, and Linux.

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Azure File Storage Features

File Management

Can easily find files via a simple and/or advanced search

Not enough data available

Mobile Apps

iOS, Android and Windows phone apps provide functionality that enable user to perform same functions as they would on a PC

Not enough data available

Device Syncing

Provides functionality that manages file syncing between both PC and Mobile devices to ensure files are up to date no matter who or what device they are updated on

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Web Interface

Ability to access documents via a web interface without a client being installed on a device

Not enough data available

File Type Support

Supports all required file types including but not limited to: Google Docs, MS Office, images, videos, etc.

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File following

Allows users to receive updates when files have been updated, added, deleted or moved.

Not enough data available

File Sharing

Allows users to share individual files/folders to persons outside or inside organization. Ability to assign edit or view only privileges.

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Simultaneously Editing

Users can work simultaneously on files.

Not enough data available

Change Tracking / Audit Logs

Provides an audit log of changes and enables users to revert to a specific version

Not enough data available

User and Role Management

Enables administrator to provide segmented access to tool based on role. Easy to create new users and remove users.

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Single Sign-On

On boarding and off boarding team members with Active Directory/SAML based identity providers

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Policies and Controls

Ability to control by user/group file/folder access, external sharing permissions, editing policies, device location restrictions, sharing by device, etc.

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Device Management

Admins can restrict access to files by device in the event of lost/stolen devices as well as users that no long work for organization. Also may provide ability to wipe files from devices remotely.

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Storage Limits

Administer storage limits by user or group

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Storage Zones

Choose data center your files should be stored at

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Stores and transfers files in secure environment

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Allows organizations multi-national organizations to use tool effectively across multiple languages and currencies

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Performance and Reliability

Software is consistently available (up-time) and allows users to complete tasks quickly because they are not waiting for the software to respond to an action they took.

Not enough data available

Reporting and Auditing

Access pre-built and custom reports to monitor user activity and storage

Not enough data available

System of Record Integration

Integrates to systems other systems of record such as CRM, ERP, Outlook, Sharepoint

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Enables custom integration to external systems

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