Infinity Data Director is an enterprise-class software-defined data management solution that transforms heterogeneous storage resources (local or remote) into a seamless and unified storage hierarchy.
It’s the core module of Infinity Data software suite and provides file system and object services for connecting applications to different types of back-end storage devices. Or, in other words, it acts as a “bridge between different worlds”.
In fact, it acts as a gateway that can enable data movement between different device types and classes.
It provides natively the following features and capabilities:
Object Storage (supporting: NetApp StorageGrid Webscale, Cloudian HyperStore, IBM Cloud Object Storage, EMC Atmos, HDS HCP and others) , including CAS (EMC Centera)
A single Data Director supports multiple storage targets (disk, tape, Object Storage) concurrently
Infinity Data Director capabilities can be extended via additional modules:
Infinity Data Director can be deployed either as Virtual Machine or as an Appliance. License model is per managed unique capacity (Terabyte).
A product description can be found here
A short video presenting Infinity Data Director can be found here