A company-wide archiving solution was sought that would be able to meet both the commercial (SAP) and non-SAP machine data (non-SAP machine data) requirements of a metalworking company and automotive, aerospace component supplier. The archive had to be able to provide large volumes of data in the area of 2PB over 50 years.
Data from various sources are archived with the dataglobal CS archiving solution. SAP data as well as the production data linked via SAP MII. Test reports from production are also included directly in file archiving. This is also the case for data from sources such as sensors, machines and data from the control center processes. The corresponding results from material tests, such as ultrasound images and test records from the systems are created in large quantities and capacities as files. These data are now completely and comprehensibly archived over 50 years and directly audited via certified processes. They are stored on disc and tape.
Uniform and easy to administer archiving environment of dataglobal CS. The dataglobal CS solution is flexible and future customer requirements can be implemented easily. Fast, transparent access to the items in the archive through referencing archived items from specialist applications such as SAP and file storage of the manufacturing machines. By certification of the total solution, the entire system supports the customer’s compliance requirements. Convenient search mechanisms make it easier to find and provide information.