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Using Pentaho Data Storage Optimizer

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Data Storage Optimizer integrates with the Pentaho Data Catalog application. After installing Data Storage Optimizer, you are ready to start identifying, classifying, and tiering or purging your files.

You can use Data Storage Optimizer if you are a managed services provider identifying data tiering candidates, a storage administrator reviewing the capacity, utilization, and cost effectiveness of storage, or a backup administrator implementing a disk base solution to increase backup and restore success rates.

To begin using Data Storage Optimizer, you must log in. User authentication, roles, and permissions for Data Storage Optimizer are provided by Data Catalog. Use the login credentials shared by your Data Catalog administrator for access. Navigate to the Data Storage Optimizer application using the App Switcher.

View the following articles to guide your use of Data Storage Optimizer: