Asterion Unified ECM has bucketload of benefits. One of them is a resistance to ransomware attacks due to the elimination of a hierarchical file system. This link leads to an article outlining how ransomware works. When you read it note the words "propagates through the file system" and you'll realize why the Asterion approach removes this attack vector and all its possible downsides.
This quote from the article gets to the heart of the matter:
" The binary also creates a powershell executable to propagate copies of itself throughout the filesystem. The executable also searches the filesystem for files of specific extensions and begins to encrypt those files."
Read the whole thing "How Ransomeware Works" by using the link below: