At NAB Show New York 2016, Quantum (booth 1119) is showcasing the powerful StorNext platform, which brings users to experience full cycle media needs. From production to delivery to content management to archive workflows the StorNext platform has it all! One such feature that will be on display and certainly provided benefits of embedded applications from a converged storage architecture is Xcellis.
The end to end workflow of Xcellis storage is based on consolidating media management functionality for meeting and delivering needs. Connection to the single hardware system meets both Fibre Channel and Ethernet clients and boosts productivity on the most demanding collaborative media environments. Xcellis is based on the StorNext platform and supports all on-line work-in-process, ingest and delivery which seamlessly flows to Lattus object storage, LTO cloud and Q-Cloud services.
“The power of the StorNext platform and innovative converged architecture of our Xcellis workflow storage system enable unprecedented efficiencies in today’s demanding production environments. During the 2016 NAB Show New York, experts from Quantum and our technology and integration partners will highlight how StorNext powers what’s next’ by supporting the Xcellis dynamic application environment.” Dave Frederick, Senior Director of Media & Entertainment, Quantum.
Quantum also is showing execution of applications via virtual machines within the Xcellis Dynamic Application Environment. With the deliverables and streamlining functionality this approach provides a flexible foundation for future technologies by reducing the need for a dedicated application server. These embedded applications for Xcelllis address the task of media asset management, trans-coding, and quality control!
Quantum is a global expert in workflow-optimized storage technologies and solutions. Quantum StorNext 5, the industry’s leading collaborative content production and archive platform, provides a unique combination of performance, low-cost capacity and easy access for content creators and owners ranging from the smallest post houses to the world’s largest media brands.
The company’s new Xcellis(TM) shared storage solution enables users to blend the highest-performance ultra-high-definition workflows over Fibre Channel, scaling out to thousands of clients over NAS connectivity. Powered by StorNext®, Xcellis makes SAN, NAS, object storage and the public cloud behave as one seamless, easy-to-manage storage environment.