By Barry Goch
When I was asked to review the G-Technology G-Speed Shuttle SSD drive, I was very excited. I’ve always had great experiences with G-Tech and was eager to try out this product with my MSI 17.3-inch GT73VR Titan PC laptop… and this is where the story gets interesting.
I’ve been a Mac fan for years. Continue reading
November 15, 2018
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Panasas has introduced ActiveStor Ultra, the next generation of its high-performance computing storage solution, featuring PanFS 8, a plug-and-play, portable, parallel file system. ActiveStor Ultra offers up to 75GB/s per rack on industry-standard commodity hardware.
ActiveStor Ultra comes as a fully integrated plug-and-play appliance running PanFS 8 on industry-standard hardware. Continue reading
November 13, 2018
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Symply is at NAB New York providing tech previews of its SymplyWorkspace Thunderbolt 3-based SAN technology that uses Quantum’s StorNext 6.
SymplyWorkspace allows laptops and workstations equipped with Thunderbolt 3 to ingest, edit, finish and deliver media through a direct Thunderbolt 3 cable connection, with no adapter needed and without having to move content locally, Continue reading
October 16, 2018
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By Brady Betzel
There are a lot of external Thunderbolt 3 SSD drives out in the wild these days, and they aren’t cheap. However, with a high price comes blazingly fast speeds. I was asked to review two very similar Thunderbolt 3 external SSD drives so why not pit them against each other. Continue reading
October 10, 2018
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By Mike McCarthy
LTO stands for Linear Tape Open, and was initially developed nearly 20 years ago as an “open” format technology that allows manufacturing by any vendor that wishes to license the technology. It records any digital files onto half-inch magnetic tapes, stored in square single reel cartridges. The capacity started at 100GB and has increased by a factor of two nearly every generation; Continue reading
September 25, 2018
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mLogic will be at partner booths during IBC showing four new products at IBC 2018: the mSpeed Pro, mRack Pro, mShare MDC and mTape SAS.
The mLogic mSpeed Pro (pictured) is a 10-drive RAID system with integrated LTO tape. Thishybrid storage solution and hard drive provides high-speed access to media for coloring, Continue reading
September 10, 2018
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By Brady Betzel
There is a lot of what’s become known as mobile filmmaking being done with cell phones, such as the iPhone, Samsung Galaxy and even the Google Pixel. For this review, I will cover two apps and one hybrid hard drive/mobile media ingest station built specifically for this type of mobile production. Continue reading
August 29, 2018
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DigitalGlue’s Creative.Space, an on-premise managed storage (OPMS) service, has been optimized for Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve workflows, meeting the technical requirements for inclusion in Blackmagic’s Configuration Guide. DigitalGlue is an equipment, integration and software development provider, that also designs and implements solutions for complete turnkey content creation, post-production, and distribution.
According to DigitalGlue CEO/CTO Tim Anderson, Continue reading
July 27, 2018
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The Nexis|E5 NL nearline storage solution from Avid is now available. The addition of this high-density on-premises solution to the Avid Nexis family allows Avid users to manage media across all their online, nearline and archive storage resources.
Avid Nexis|E5 NL includes a new web-based Nexis management console for managing, controlling and monitoring Nexis installations. Continue reading
May 30, 2018
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Creative.Space, a division of DigitalGlue that provides on-premise managed storage (OPMS) as a service for production and post companies as well as broadcast networks, has added the Breathless system to its offerings. The product will make its debut at Cine Gear in LA next month.
The Breathless Next Generation Small Form Factor (NGSFF) media storage system offers 36 front-serviceable NVMe SSD bays in 1RU. Continue reading
May 24, 2018
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