Post-Production editors benefit from 8Gb Fibre Channel SAN Storage in many ways, including improved workflows, sharing files like trailers, and having quick access to video archives. AssuredSANs have superior streaming performance and can grow easily with your capacity needs.
Performance means ‘No Dropped Frames’
In the world of NLE editing and post production, driven by deadlines and deliverables, storage is a means to an end. When you are working toward a final, perfect, master, and creating the story from the most compelling footage and effects, you need storage that just works. With AssuredSAN storage from Dot Hill, you have fast, reliable storage that is easy to set up and run.
The Right Partners
You never want to send an editor to lunch just because the storage can’t handle the workload. That won’t happen when you rely on AssuredSAN storage from Dot Hill – because our 8Gb Fibre Channel storage arrays can double or quadruple storage throughput over older 4Gb or 2Gb technologies. It’s time to move up to the ‘top of the line’ 8Gb fibre channel array. When you aren’t dropping frames, the rendering process runs at your pace, without losing valuable time to reboots and ‘start overs’.
‘Top of the Line’ Gear for Your End-to-End Workflow
Dot Hill’s AssuredSAN storage arrays are an essential part of your gear, offering full support for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux environments. An AssuredSAN storage system provides the ideal high-performance storage platform for workflows using Apple Final Cut Pro, Autodesk Smoke and Flame, Colorfront On-Set Dailies or any application demanding extreme streaming performance and proven reliability.
The AssuredSAN provides a solid, MIL STD 810F/G ruggedized storage solution that is robust enough for on-set work.
By utilizing high performance AssuredSAN storage array, the 8Gb fibre channel throughput enables several editors to access the same storage at the same time.
- 3700 8Gb Fibre Channel Arrays
- 3003 Series – 8Gb Fibre Channel Arrays
- 4000 8Gb Fibre Channel High Performance Arrays
- Animate Your Storage (3 min Audio Presentation)
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- Apple Xsan Post Production Best Practices ( 948KB)
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