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Archiware presents P5 Archive App at IBC 2015
Archiware GmbH, manufacturer of data management software suite Archiware P5, is launching the P5 Archive App at IBC 2015. The P5 Archive App allows archiving and restore of files, folders and Final Cut Pro X projects directly from the Finder.
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Quantum Adds Xsan-StorNext Connectivity Beyond Fibre Channel for
New Apple Xsan Distributed LAN Client Functionality Enables Users to Access Full Benefits of Quantum's StorNext Platform Through Simple Ethernet Connection
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) today announced support for the Xsan Distributed LAN Client in the public beta of Apple's forthcoming operating system, OS X El Capitan. Now OS X El Capitan users can easily connect Xsan clients over Ethernet to a Quantum StorNext® environment, enabling them to experience the full benefits of a StorNext-based workflow.
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Quantum IBC2015 Product Preview
StorNext 5 Workflow Storage Platform
During IBC2015, Quantum will showcase its StorNext 5 shared storage architecture, which includes high-performance online storage, extended online storage and tape- and cloud-based archives. The company also will highlight StorNext Connect, a management and monitoring console that provides an at-a-glance dashboard of the entire StorNext® environment.
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Accusys ExaSAN Presents Thunderbolt SAN for Post-production Workhouse in Needs of Shared Storage
Accusys ExaSAN provides an affordable and highly efficient shared platform for media professionals who work on Macs—Thunderbolt SAN. This is a solution that allows multiple Macs to concurrently access 1PB of data on PCIe RAID storage over Thunderbolt connection. Via the help from Thunderbolt SAN, creative artists can share data and consolidate projects in one storage and focus on creating the best artwork without dealing the lousy data transfer job, data backup, and Thunderbolt cobweb.
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Quantum Introduces Extended Online Storage Architecture Combining High Performance with Unlimited Scalability for Content Workflows
New StorNext Pro Workgroup Solution Featuring Lattus Object Storage Seamlessly Extends Content Collaboration at Lower Cost with No Performance Compromises
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) today unveiled StorNext® Pro Workgroup, a new easy-to-deploy, high-performance and high-capacity content workflow solution for postproduction and broadcast professionals. This integrated solution supports ingest, production, review and delivery along with different options for peta-scale content storage and access at any stage of the workflow — all in one system. By choosing StorNext Pro Workgroup with Quantum's Lattus™ object storage-based system, users can extend their online collaboration by seamlessly shifting nonreal-time workflow operations to Lattus — a fully protected, infinitely scalable storage infrastructure — with no negative impact on performance.
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Met Film Post Brings on SNS EVO as Central Hub for Production Workflow
Studio Network Solutions’ EVO Shared Storage Server Supplies Collaborative and Cost-Efficient Workflow Solution for UK’s Award-Winning Met Film
Based at Ealing Studios in London, the oldest continuously working film studio in the world, Met Film Post is one-third of one of the UK’s most remarkable film organizations, Met Film. Met Film combines three leading-edge companies, Met Film School, Met Film Production and Met Film Post. By providing hands-on, professional experience for students, award-winning productions and front line post-production technology services, the vanguard organization creates a unique and a symbiotic working setting for aspiring filmmakers and established experts.
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MOG Partners with Archiware to Improve Production Workflows from Ingest to Archive
MOG, the leading provider of MXF and centralized ingest solutions, and Archiware, a leading provider of data archive solutions have currently establish a technology partnership in order to deliver complete solutions for the broadcast industry, covering production workflow processes from ingest into archive.
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Quantum to Showcase New Stornext Solutions at IBC2014 that Simplify Deployment, Management and Overall Workflow
Leading Provider of End-to-End Workflow Storage Solutions Will Feature StorNext Connect and StorNext Pro Workgroup Offerings
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) today announced that it will highlight several new solutions at IBC2014 that demonstrate the company's continued leadership in helping users meet their end-to-end content management and workflow needs.
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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.
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SAN - Storage Area Networks
Affordable, Easy LTO Archiving
Affordable, Easy LTO ArchivingIt's a simple idea: your stuff is precious, but there's too much of it to easily store. The world of LTO seems expensive and confusing, and straight talk is hard to come by. Well, it happens that Creative COW's Bob Zelin is the master of straight talk, and has had to learn a lot about archiving to help his clients meet their needs. Here's what Bob has found as he looks at the latest and greatest technology and projects for affordable, easy LTO archiving.
Editorial, Feature by Bob Zelin on 10/25/2015
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

Transcend hard drive working on some Macs not others
by Alex Newton in the Apple OS X Forum
Hi all, I have a Transcend 1TB StoreJet USB3 external hard drive. Up until two days ago it worked with my MacBook Pro (Mid 2012) perfectly. However, now when I plug it in it neither appears on my desktop or Disk Utility. Despite this it's blue light still comes on...
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