Migrate Unstructured Data to Microsoft Azure
Automatically Migrate, Extract & Manage your corporate Unstructured Data through Expede Artificial Intelligence & Desktop Migration Tool
Automatically Unlock your Unstructured Data
Pre-Processing within your network environment prior to migration is resource intensive, time consuming, costly & simply not necessary with Expede
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Simple Automated Migration that Provides:
Security with Active Directory
Maintain Security with authorized access to the migration tool through Microsoft Active Directory with the backing of audit logs, so you have detailed records of who migrate what & when.
No Pre-Processing or Cleaning
Simply upload files & folders as they are on your system & Expede AI will do the rest. All file types can be migrated & managed, while unwanted data such as system files, are automatically removed.
During the migration process, Expede AI compares all files in its database at code level & ensures no duplicate files are repeated. With user options to skip or overwrite existing files along with a comprehensive audit record of duplicate files & their origin.
Full Meta Data Extraction
All file associated meta data is captured & cross validated during the migration process to include storage origin location, folder structure & details. Email meta data is also available & includes User's Outlook folder structure.
With automated validation, you are assured everything is captured even if the process is interrupted or stopped. The Expede AI will cross validate & recommence the migration automatically when reconnected.
The File Migrator is supplied as a desktop tool to allow simple distribution across personal computers, offices & company network drives.
The Migration tool allows the User to determine the level of local system resources to the assigned to the migration. This flexibility allows the migration to progress alongside other activities. From single file upload to tens of TB a day.
Comprehensive Audit Records
With full audit logs automatically created during the migration process, along with detailed error logs regarding any file that is corrupted or missing. The logs can be gathered from all migration locations & integrated into a detailed time-based reocrd.
All File Types
Expede accepts all file types regardless of their age & origin for migration. When required Expede will automatically amended legacy file names to permit its processing & configuration within modern databases & programs.
Unlock your Unstructured Data
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Frequently Asked Questions
Generally, any file or folder that can be accessed through Microsoft File Explorer can be migrated through the Expede Desktop Migration Tool. This includes network drives, local drives, Office 365, OneDrive and most cloud-based storage solutions.
The maximum file size the Expede Desktop Migration Tool can process is governed by Microsoft Azure and is currently 100GB per file.
The limitations of the Expede Desktop Migration Tool is generally governed by the processing power of the computer being used to manage the upload capacity and also the internet bandwidth being used. In Expede system has been designed to meet the maximum capacity of Azure data migration upload capacity. Please contact us to discuss your data migration requirements.
The Expede Desktop Migration Tool has been developed to enable its deployment across most computer specifications, from average user laptops through to high-capacity virtual machines. File transfer is configured as a multi-thread solution with files being processed on a per thread basis. The higher the system capacity the more files can be processed simultaneously.
For a network migration project, Expede recommends a VM configured with 32 Cores and 32GB of memory with the Migration tool set to maximum upload. Such configurations can typically achieve TB's of data transfer per 24 hours.
For lower specification computers, the upload system utilization can be adjusted to meet the local system capacity all the way down to single file processing.
Expede has worked with Microsoft to permit the migration of data though the internet to Microsoft Azure at no transfer cost.
This enables our customers to move their unstructured data to Microsoft Azure Cloud for processing at a fraction of the cost of trying to process the data locally on network drives.
The Expede Desktop Migration Tool is included within the Expede Platform license and can be distributed to as many users as required without any additional cost. Although the migration process is undertaken for free, there is a charge for file processing and storage. Please contact us for details.
Expede can migrate and manage data from nearly any source and location. The Desktop Migration Tool however is designed as a simple solution to quickly deploy across files that can be accessed through Microsoft Explorer.
For other data transfer such as SharePoint on-premises, SAP, Oracle etc., Expede utilized direct data connection and synchronization through Microsoft Data Factory, which permits the connection of over 200 enterprise solutions.
Please refer to the Connections page or contact us to discuss your specific data connection needs.