DFS alternative for efficient file synchronization

Modern, Scalable Solution for Seamless, Secure, and Efficient File Synchronization

Our innovative DFS alternative enhances file synchronization, integrating with your infrastructure for efficiency and reliability. It supports large datasets and global team collaboration, ensuring real-time sync without complexity, prioritizing productivity and scalability.

In today's fast-paced world, businesses require a DFS alternative that not only meets but exceeds their file synchronization needs. Imagine a solution that seamlessly integrates with your existing infrastructure, offering unparalleled efficiency and reliability. This is where our innovative approach comes into play, providing a robust, user-friendly platform designed to streamline your operations. Whether you're managing large datasets or ensuring team collaboration across continents, our system guarantees real-time synchronization without the complexity. Embrace the future of file management, where your business's productivity and scalability are our top priorities. Let's redefine efficiency together.


In the quest for operational excellence, businesses often grapple with the complexities of file synchronization across multiple locations. The challenges of ensuring data consistency, managing permissions effectively, and resolving conflicts without manual intervention are all too common. These hurdles not only hamper productivity but also pose significant risks to data integrity and security.

Data Consistency

Maintaining data consistency across various locations is a daunting task, often leading to operational inefficiencies and potential data loss.

Permission Management

Effectively managing permissions in a complex file synchronization setup is challenging, risking unauthorized access and data breaches.

Conflict Resolution

Resolving file conflicts without manual intervention remains a significant hurdle, impacting productivity and data integrity.

Offline Access

Providing seamless offline access and synchronization poses technical challenges, affecting user productivity and operational continuity.

Acknowledging these challenges marks the initial phase in evolving your file synchronization approach. Let us progress collaboratively.

Existing Solutions and Their Limitations

In the evolving landscape of file synchronization, businesses often find themselves entangled in the limitations of existing solutions. While traditional and emerging technologies promise seamless integration and efficiency, the reality frequently falls short. The complexities of managing file synchronization across diverse environments, coupled with the need for secure, reliable access, highlight the inadequacies of current market offerings. Let's delve into the specific challenges that underscore the necessity for a more advanced, tailored solution.

Inadequate Offline Support

Solutions like Synology Cloud struggle with providing efficient offline file access, a critical feature for remote and on-the-road employees, leading to productivity losses.

Complex Integration

Traditional DFS setups and alternatives like Synology face challenges in seamless integration with existing infrastructures, complicating the synchronization process across multiple locations.

Limited File Management

Competitors such as Resilio Connect and various cloud services fail to offer comprehensive file locking and conflict resolution, essential for maintaining data integrity and consistency.

Security and Control Concerns

Many existing solutions do not provide the level of security, auditing, and direct control over data that businesses require, posing risks to data integrity and compliance.


Our DFS alternative enhances file synchronization efficiency and security, addressing traditional limitations. It offers seamless integration, ensures real-time data consistency, and provides robust security, revolutionizing file management and synchronization across various locations for your business.

Seamless Integration

Effortlessly integrates with existing infrastructure, eliminating complex setup processes and ensuring a smooth transition to a more efficient file synchronization system.

Real-time Consistency

Guarantees data consistency across all locations with real-time synchronization, reducing operational inefficiencies and enhancing productivity.

Enhanced Security

Provides end-to-end encryption and advanced file locking mechanisms, ensuring your data remains secure and protected against unauthorized access.

Offline Access

Supports seamless offline access, allowing users to work without interruption and synchronize changes once connectivity is restored, boosting user productivity.

Explore advanced file synchronization solutions with our DFS alternative for enhanced efficiency and security.

Discover how our DFS alternative propels your file synchronization into the future, ensuring seamless, secure, and efficient collaboration across your organization.

Deployment Option #1

Hybrid Local File Servers

Gladinet enables seamless file server integration with support for Windows 2016/2019/2022, offering indirect & direct connection options and flexible access.

Deployment Option #2

File Servers with Direct Cloud Access

Gladinet provides a direct file access solution from remote devices and mobile devices.

Join the forefront of file synchronization; no VPN, just seamless, secure efficiency.

Cloud Drive Mapping

Drive mapping is an important feature for online file access. End users can easily drag and drop files and folders from a set of mapped drives over the Internet without a VPN connection.

Global File Locking

File locking is a vital feature for online file access and team collaboration to avoid conflicts. End users need to control global concurrent online file access by using file locking to maintain consistency.

Secure Mobile Access

Have you spent many hours troubleshooting VPN connections? Have both your staff and IT support team lost productivity due to downed VPN connections? VPNs are complicated; there is a better way!

How It Works

Our solution redefines file synchronization for businesses by integrating smoothly with existing infrastructure, ensuring consistent data and enhanced security, minus the complexity found in traditional systems. It is ideal for businesses handling large volumes of data or needing to collaborate across various locations, providing instant synchronization and strong security features.


Seamless Integration

Easily integrates with existing systems, requiring no extensive setup, and supports NTFS permissions for seamless user experience.


Real-Time Sync

Ensures files are synchronized in real-time across all locations, providing up-to-date data access to all team members.


Offline Access

Files are cached locally for offline access, with changes automatically synchronized once an internet connection is re-established.


Efficient File Locking

Prevents data loss from concurrent file access by implementing efficient file locking mechanisms.


Robust Security

Features end-to-end encryption, multi-factor authentication, and direct file server connections to enhance data security.


Intelligent Conflict Resolution

Automatically detects and resolves file version conflicts, ensuring data integrity across your organization.


Customizable Branding

Allows the product to adopt your company's branding across various interfaces, enhancing the user experience.


Comprehensive Auditing

Built-in auditing and reporting features provide detailed insights into user activities, enhancing security and compliance.

Our Recent Case Studies

Engineering Efficiency with Triofox

A leading European electrical engineering firm transformed its operational workflow by adopting Triofox, overcoming challenges in file synchronization, data inconsistency, and collaboration across multiple offices. This strategic move enhanced productivity, ensured data security, and streamlined processes, setting a new standard in efficient and secure file management. The firm's journey from facing operational inefficiencies to achieving remarkable improvements in collaboration and operational costs underscores the value of tailored cloud solutions in modern business environments.

Utility Provider's Digital Transformation with Triofox

A leading utility company revolutionized its operational efficiency and security framework by integrating Triofox, overcoming challenges in data management and collaboration. This strategic partnership enabled seamless file sharing, enhanced auditing capabilities, and robust security measures, aligning with the company's sustainability and digital transformation goals. The implementation of Triofox not only streamlined data management processes but also set a new benchmark in secure, efficient file synchronization across the utility sector, demonstrating the solution's adaptability and impact on operational excellence.

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Frequently Asked Questions: All You Need to Know

Triofox offers a modern, reliable alternative to DFS by providing efficient file synchronization, maintaining NTFS permissions, and enabling remote access without the need for VPN, addressing common DFS limitations.

Yes, Triofox establishes and maintains sync among all locations, allowing users to access files from anywhere. Changes made are synced to all locations, ensuring that employees can work with the most current files without needing to be in the office.

Triofox integrates with Active Directory and publishes selected shares for user access, maintaining data on the original file servers while facilitating remote access without VPN. This ensures seamless integration and enhances operational efficiency.

Triofox allows for offline files, enabling IT admins to publish offline folders in offline mode for users who are traveling, ensuring they can access documents on their local hard disk without an internet connection.

Triofox has a file locking feature that locks a file when one user opens it. If other users try to open the same file, it will display a message indicating that the file is in use and offer a read-only copy, thus preventing conflicts.

Yes, you can set up a trial to test Triofox in your environment, allowing users to access files remotely without VPN and synchronize files efficiently across locations.

Yes, Triofox can support DFS namespaces and it maintains existing NTFS permissions, ensuring that file access and security are preserved when migrating from DFS.

No, you don't really need DFS synchronization if you are using Triofox, as it can effectively sync files across locations without the complexities associated with traditional DFS systems.


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