Your Archive Server has been piling up large volumes of documents and archived data files for a lot of years.
All these archive files will become obsolete soon or later and should be deleted after a determined retention time, depending on their type.
But how to consistently get rid of the millions archive files and their references in the SAP tables, the Archive Server database and the Storage systems ?
Surprisingly there is no standard solution proposed by SAP or Archive Server builder for that purpose
At X-Center we developed a solution based on SAP Archive Objects which the Archive References in SAP tables, the same archive references, the Archive Server tables, and the corresponding archive files in the storage system.