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file hierarchy

The organization of files and folders in a storage device (hard drive, SSD, flash drive). See file manager.
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Because the file hierarchy was already in place along with a strategic naming convention, Cumulus imported the files directly, maintaining the established categories and metadata.
In that way, the video data are just files stored inside the database management system (DBMS)'s own file hierarchy, so the DBMS can manage their creation and deletion, while preserving any related constraints defined.
The Viewer gives a technician or administrator a surplus of statistics about a user's machine, including: all applications installed, stored files and hardware; and a Software tab that in a Windows-Explorer format displays the C drive file hierarchy granting access to all files on that drive.