Consider the below scenario where a company exchanges many documents with clients and employees globally (for example, marketing information, legal documents, media files):
Figure: Conventional DMS system including file servers and storage backend.
Maintaining a server estate and storage platform for a document management system is cumbersome. Transforming the storage backend entirely to an Object Storage platform is a logical step to lower the administrative burden.
Figure: Serve DMS from application servers, with TCS directly replacing the file servers and storage backend.