Metadata is in basic terms, data about other data. We can think of Metadata is similar to an iceberg, on the surface is what is visible ie. the file with basic information such as time, date etc, but beneath the surface is a wealth of valuable data which can make finding and working with certain types of data easier.by
The File Fabric provides a multi-cloud solution for on-site and on-cloud data and can be used for solutions as diverse as data governance and compliance through to Big Data / Object Storage use cases.
The below set of slides list out use cases that the Enterprise File Fabric can be applied to.by