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Advanced Systems Group Assists in Production of ‘The Galapagos Affair’ Documentary
Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a leading video, data, audio and film integration firm, today announced it provided camera and editing equipment for "The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden," a new documentary released by Zeitgeist Films that is being screened in U.S. theaters through June.
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Quantum’s New Flash-Based Stornext 5 Appliance Delivers Unmatched Performance For Media Workflows
StorNext 5 Platform Powers Two New Offerings; Also Now Integrated into Existing Metadata Appliances
Quantum Corp. (NYSE:QTM) today announced it has expanded its StorNext® platform with two new StorNext 5 metadata appliances. The new StorNext M445 SSD leverages flash technology to maximize the benefits of StorNext 5, the company’s completely re-architected solution optimized to deliver the greatest level of performance and reliability in modern workflow environments. The StorNext M445 SSD significantly raises the performance bar with a 7x boost in metadata operations. A second new metadata appliance, the StorNext M660XL, offers greater capacity and scale with support for up to 5 billion files, 100 percent compatibility with Apple Xsan, and fully integrated scale-out IP connectivity for Windows and Linux workstations.
published 7 months ago   read more
Sound Devices Scores A Slam Dunk For Professional Basketball With PIX Production Audio/Video Recorders And Accessories
PIX 240i and PIX 260i Help Streamline Workflow Off the Court for Two Seasons in a Row
Since February 2012, Sound Devices, experts in audio and video products for field production, has been behind the scenes, aiding in the production of professional basketball games for the NBA. Continuing through to the 2012-2013 NBA season, the company’s PIX 240i and PIX 260i Production Video Recorders have been mainstays in the league’s starting lineup for broadcast and online video productions.
published 1 year ago   read more
MelroseMAC Creates New AVID Workflow For Ultimate Fighting Championship's "UFC Ultimate Insider" and "UFC Road to the Octagon"
MelroseMAC, a technology reseller and systems integration company, recently completed work for PositiveImage Video, Inc. (PIV). The production company, owned by the UFC's live television director, Anthony Giordano, produces Ultimate Fighting Championship's "UFC Ultimate Insider" and "UFC Road to the Octagon." Through its professional services division, MelroseTEC, the company redesigned the post workflow from input to archival, utilizing both existing and new technology to provide an end-to-end custom solution.
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Complete StorNext System Ideal for Mid-Size Post and Broadcast Facilities
Quantum Corp. (NYSE:QTM), a proven global expert in big data management and data protection, today announced three new StorNext appliances that enable high-speed collaboration and workflow management from ingest through archive for post-production and broadcast facilities.
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SNS Showcases Powerful Suite Of Shared Storage Server Solutions At IBC 2012
globalSAN Xtarget and EVO v4 optimize SAN solutions for production and post production professionals worldwide
Studio Network Solutions, Inc. (SNS) a leading provider of post-production storage solutions for video and audio workgroups, today announced the worldwide introduction of globalSAN Xtarget Storage Server Software for Mac OS X and additional enhancements to its flagship EVO Shared Storage Server in EVO v4.
published 2 years ago   read more
Netstor Releases Thunderbolt™ PCIe Expansion Device and Storage Ready for Audio/Video Professionals
Netstor Technology is happy to announce that they will release Thunderbolt PCIe expansion box, desktop 16 bay and rackmount 16 bay storage in 2012. These new cutting-edge products use Intel’s revolutionary I/O technology with Netstor’s extensive researching and manufacturing expertise that delivers innovative, highly versatile expansion platforms for PCIe cards expansion and storage solutions. For 2012, we are developing Thunderbolt devices to expand our comprehensive product portfolio. Also, the TurboBox™ and professional-grade storage with Thunderbolt™ technology released by Netstor present numerous new possibilities for Mac and PC users.
published 2 years ago   read more
Small Tree Showcases Expanded GraniteSTOR Titanium Video Editing Shared Storage System Family at Infocomm 2012
Titanium Systems Deliver Unprecedented Scalability, Performance and Affordability
Small Tree, the video editing shared storage experts, will be showcasing its expanded GraniteSTOR TITANIUM line up at Infocomm 2012 (Booth C5654 – Technologies for Worship pavilion). TITANIUM is a high performance, capacity dense, dedicated video editing shared storage appliance with advanced file sharing capabilities enabling simple, real-time collaboration.
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MelroseMAC Launches MelroseTEC Consulting Division
Industry Veterans Brian Boring, Steve McCracken & Antonio Nacrur Head New Division Focused On Digital Workflow Solutions
Technology re-seller and systems integration company, MelroseMAC, is launching a new IT consulting and sales division, dubbed MelroseTEC (, to provide specialized technology solutions for production & post professionals. MelroseTEC sets a higher, dedicated standard of professional guidance and support, not only for parent company MelroseMAC but also for the entire industry.
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Studio Network Solutions Announces Evo v4 Shared Storage System at NAB 2012
New features include bin sharing, unlimited SAN/NAS client licensing, file/folder locking
Studio Network Solutions (SNS), a premier provider of post-production storage products for video and audio workgroups, today announced a major OS update to its popular Evo SAN + NAS shared storage server.
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SAN - Storage Area Networks
NAB 2012: ATTO Technology
NAB 2012: ATTO TechnologyATTO Technology showcased its entire line of storage and network connectivity products at NAB 2012, including its new Thunderbolt Desklink devices ThunderLink and ThunderStream. Also featured was a technology demonstration of the Celerity 16Gb/s Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters (HBAs), the FastStream SC SAS/SATA RAID Storage Controller with 8Gb/s Fibre Channel connectivity to SAS/SATA storage, ExpressSAS 6Gb/x SAS/SATA Host Bus and RAID Adapters and FastFrame 10Gb/s Ethernet Network Interface Cards.
Feature by Debra Kaufman on 05/03/2012
SAN - Storage Area Networks
XenData and Harmonic Introduce Integrated Broadcast Archive System
XenData and Harmonic Introduce Integrated Broadcast Archive SystemTwo companies, XenData and Harmonic, enable LTO-5 robotic archive storage solution with Harmonic Media Application Server. Read on to preview the unveiling of this new interface that integrates XenData's archive server solutions with Harmonic's Media Application Server and ProXplore.
Feature, People / Interview by Debra Kaufman on 08/31/2011
SAN - Storage Area Networks
Fast Enough? Data-Driven Broadcast Infrastructure
Fast Enough? Data-Driven Broadcast InfrastructureWe can always can count on Bob Zelin moving fast enough to keep up with the crazy number of new options for data-driven broadcast infrastructure. Read on for Bob's review of his findings - enthusiastic and exhausted (er.. exhaustive) - at the super-charged, super-fast NAB 2010.
Review, Feature, People / Interview by Bob Zelin on 06/23/2010
SAN - Storage Area Networks
Changing the Game with the Blackmagic Design Broadcast Videohub
Changing the Game with the Blackmagic Design Broadcast VideohubBob Zelin is always willing to integrate the newest solutions for his systems integration clients. Only this one was VERY new... and if everything didn't go exactly right, it was game over.
Tutorial by Bob Zelin on 04/01/2009
SAN - Storage Area Networks
Shared Media Storage Without Breaking the Bank
Shared Media Storage Without Breaking the BankIn this article Walter Biscardi, Jr. shows how he was able to add expandable, shared media storage in his facility for less than you would expect. And he was able to keep all of his current storage options in place, working right alongside the shared array.
Feature by Walter Biscardi on 03/20/2009
SAN - Storage Area Networks
Build your own affordable SAN -- that works!
Build your own affordable SAN -- that works!Want to let everyone in your shop use the same media at the same time? The Cows Bob Zelin shares the secrets for affordable shared storage that you can build yourself, and that WORKS. Start with big, fast storage from your favorite pro vendor, then follow along. Bob even shows you a few hazards to avoid along the way.
Tutorial, Feature by Bob Zelin on 08/26/2008
SAN - Storage Area Networks
Charles McConathy discusses video system configuration
Charles McConathy discusses video system configurationIn this article, veteran pundit and respected industry system integrator Charles McConathy of Promax Systems Inc., gives users a look at the ins and outs of what goes into successfully configuring a nonlinear video editing system. Charles explores issues for both Mac and Windows users, the latest storage and BUS technologies, ''gotchas!'', as well as issues that plague users when choosing the right solution. He includes caveats and work-arounds, as well as a FAQ for many questions he regularly hears from users.
Tutorial by Charles McConathy on 11/10/2003



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