File Director for administrators

What's new?

Version 2020.2

In addition to code enhancements and bug fixes the following features are included in this release:

Web Proxy Support

File Director can now be configured to use a web proxy for external services connections such as OneDrive, Google Drive and Box for example. Refer to Advanced Configuration Options.

Cluster Wide Maintenance Mode Activation

A cluster of File Director appliances can now be disabled simultaneously with a single click, reducing the time and effort previously demanded when performing environment wide maintenance or troubleshooting.
Refer to Clustering.

OneDrive Storage – Additional Character Support

Paths containing the characters # and % will now successfully sync with OneDrive storage.

Easier Access to Further Information

In addition to this online help system, Ivanti provides a wealth of supporting information in the form of online documents, help videos and curated community articles.

In the 2020.2 release we have collated these resources into a summary table and made this available via the Release Notes and from the online Help landing page.

Previous releases:

Useful links

Appliance

The File Director Appliance

Appliance Prerequisites

Install the File DirectorAppliance

Configure the Appliance Network Identity

Appliance Set Up

Apply a File Director Patch

Backup and Restore

Server Configuration

Kerberos authentication

Clustering

Advanced Configuration Options

Auditing

Client Configuration

Roll Out File Director to Users

Windows Client Advanced Configuration

FAQs

Which Ports do I need to configure for File Director?

Which hypervisors are compatible with File Director?

How do I apply a license to my File Director appliance?

Does File Director support clustered infrastructures and allover processing?

How do I access my File Director log files?

How do I update File Director appliance software?

How do I back up the appliance configuration?