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HCP Anywhere Features by release

Question asked by Rajiv Garg Employee on Jun 19, 2017

HCP Anywhere 3.0 Features

Cloud Home Directories

  • VDI Support
  • Thin Desktop client (selective caching/syncing)
  • Use "My Documents" as HCP Anywhere directory

Data Protection

  • Admin defined folders

Published API/SDK (v2)

  • REST APIs and Java SDK for all features in the User Portal
  • Allow customer/partner apps to leverage ALL HCP Anywhere features and platform including accessing and storing data
  • API, SDK, and Sample code can be downloaded from HDS GitHub:


  • Disable/Limit folder sharing
  • Support dynamic AD groups
  • Permanent links (no expiration)
  • Enhanced link creation via desktop client


  • Modern adaptive UI for User Portal – Mobile browser support
  • New Android App
  • German Localization



HCP Anywhere 2.1.1 Features

Published API/SDK

  • Data APIs and Java SDK for CRUD (Create, Read, Update, Delete), Link Sharing and File Search (does not include APIs for Team Folder and Shared Folder)
  • Allow customers/parnter apps to access and store data in HCP Anywhere
  • API, SDK, and Sample code can be downloaded from HDS GitHub:


  • Updated iOS Mobile App (via iTunes)
    • Ability to upload files to HCP Anywhere while inside other mobile apps
    • Ability to rename files and folders

Good MDM Integration

  • HCP Anywhere connector for Good – allows the Good Works app to access and save data in HCP Anywhere (iOS and Android)
  • Updated HCP Anywhere iOS App with Good SDK integration (via App store)

Enterprise Data Mobility

  • NAS support for EMC VNX and HNAS 12.5



HCP Anywhere 2.1 Features


  • Team Collaborative Workspaces (Team Folders)
  • Secure External Data Sharing using Public Collaborative Workspaces (External user upload)

Data Protection

  • User Data Protection and Data Restore (desktop backup)

Enterprise Data Mobility

  • NAS support for EMC Isilon Storage

Hosted Service

  • Hitachi Cloud Service (HCS) – start with US and then expand to Europe and Latin/South America in 2H 2016


  • Data Exclusion Policy (Content blacklisting)
  • TLS 1.2 support
  • MFA support (via Okta) – pending documentation (requires agreement and payment for Okta services by the customer)


  • Registration for new users via mobile or desktop app
  • Turkish & Portuguese (Brazil) Translation for End User
  • Blackberry Device support  (using Android App) - pending full qualificiation

Management/ Administration

  • Audit & Reporting Enhancements & API



HCP Anywhere 2.0.4 Features


  • VMware ESXi 6.0 for VM deployment
  • Microsoft Edge browser support for User Portal and MUI
  • Windows 10 support for desktop client

Mobile App Client

  • Access code support on links generated from mobile client


  • Support for new Quanta Server (GA of Quanta Server expected in Nov/Dec 2015)



HCP Anywhere 2.0.3 Features

Enterprise Data Mobilization

  • NAS Data Mobilization – support for NetApp and Windows Server
  • SharePoint Data Mobilization


  • Good MDM Integration for iOS


  • Outlook Add-in
  • Multi-file download


  • Single VM node POD deployment option



HCP Anywhere 2.0 Features

Enterprise Data Mobilization

  • NAS Data Mobilization

Enhanced Data Protection

  • Protect in-use files including PST
  • Define policy for file recovery

Secure Access

  • User Authentication via SAML/ADFS
  • MDM Integration with MobileIron
  • Security Policies via Profiles

Publish Content to Users

  • Link to folders (read access)


  • Full User Portal branding via MUI
  • Branded Clients via services offering


  • Scale to 50K users per HCP Anywhere POD


  • Selective Sync on Shared Folders for Desktop clients
  • Single-click Share File/Folder link from desktop (without opening User Portal)
  • Data Sync reporting on desktop client
  • Product Tour and What’s New


  • Automated Enterprise Client Distribution
  • Automatic Desktop Client Upgrade
  • Separate Admin and Audit Roles
  • Granular Level Polices
  • VMware vMotion and DRS support
  • VMware resource sizing for smaller configs
  • HDI Single node and VM node management