ATTO Technology, Inc., announced that their ThunderLink® 40GbE and 10GbE ThunderboltTM 3 adapters and 40GbE FastFrameTM Network Interface Cards (NICs) have been certified for use with the latest Avid® NEXIS® collaborative shared storage solutions.
“ATTO ThunderLink adapters and Network Interface Cards are well-positioned to provide the latest 40GbE and 10GbE connectivity to Avid NEXIS and Avid NEXIS | PRO storage solutions,” said Ed Harper, Senior Product Manager at Avid Technology. “With this certification, content creators working in macOS®, Windows and Linux environments are assured of a fully tested and supported, high-performance option to handle the data-intensive requirements of digital media workloads.”
The certification of the fully tested and supported 40GbE and 10GbE solution, is a long line of successful collaborations between ATTO and Avid spanning over 20 years . Collaborations that have enabled entertainment professionals to work faster, better, and with system confidence. ATTO ThunderLink adapters and FastFrame NICs provide excellent connectivity option for users seeking data storage for collaborative video, including high-performance 4K and 8K workflows. ATTO 40GbE and 10GbE Thunderbolt 3 adapters combine proprietary ATTO features that provide flexible and scalable connectivity for the latest Thunderbolt enabled hosts, including the Apple iMac® and iMac ProTM. ATTO 40GbE NICs extend connectivity options allowing for Windows® and Linux® users to achieve ideal throughput for real-time editorial collaboration.
“The combination of Avid shared storage and ATTO Ethernet Thunderbolt adapters and Network Interface Cards lets customers easily incorporate workstations in high-performance editing environments,” said Tom Kolniak, Senior Director of Marketing at ATTO Technology. “As workflows evolve to embrace higher resolutions and frame rates, users will require this new level of solution performance.”
For 30 years, ATTO Technology, Inc. has been a global leader across the IT and media & entertainment markets, specializing in storage and network connectivity and infrastructure solutions for the most data- intensive computing environments. ATTO works with partners to deliver end-to-end solutions to better store, manage and deliver data. Working as an extension of customer’s design teams, ATTO manufactures host and RAID adapters, network adapters, storage controllers, ThunderboltTM adapters, and software. ATTO solutions provide a high level of connectivity to all storage interfaces, including Fibre Channel, SAS, SATA, iSCSI, Ethernet, NVMe and Thunderbolt. ATTO is the Power Behind the Storage.
Story has always been about people together. Stories engage us. They inform us. They enlighten us. As long as there are people, there will be stories. And as long as there are ideas to share, there will be storytellers. At Avid we help creators tell their stories. The most listened-to, most-watched, and most-loved media in the world. Since leading the revolution in non-linear editing over 25 years ago, Avid continues to invest in research and development and holds over 200 patents. Avid solutions have been recognized with numerous industry and technology awards, including two Oscars®, a Grammy®, and 15 Emmys®.