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Avid Extends Best-in-Class Shared Storage to Small- to Mid-sized Content Creation Market with New ISIS 5000-16
New offering addresses customers' needs for a proven and open workgroup-enabling storage solution at lower cost
"More media professionals in networked production environments rely on
Avid shared storage solutions than from any other manufacturer, and now
this capability—that's transformed production facilities everywhere—is
more accessible than ever before," said
ISIS 5000-16 Features
The benchmark for affordable real-time open shared storage, Avid ISIS 5000-16 has the flexibility to handle changing production needs and shared access through dynamically scalable workspaces that can span storage engines. With this latest version, workgroups and facilities of any size can further gain productivity-enabling performance, reliability, and flexibility. Additional capabilities include:
Rigorous testing and verification with Avid professional editing
systems, Interplay Production asset management system, and AirSpeed®
Multi Streamvideo server.
- Continued openness with full compatibility with Final Cut Pro and mixed Avid/FCP workgroups.
- Performance efficiency to deliver media in real-time over the supported client and resolution matrix with fewer drives than any other storage system.
- Superior storage and performance with capacity from 16TB to 96TB (6 ISIS 5000-16 Engines) and bandwidth to 1.8GB/sec.
- Intelligent, self-balancing data architecture and linear and predictable scalability.
- A comprehensive yet simple set-up, administration, diagnostic user interface.
Availability with Force10 S25N, S25P, S60N,
Cisco4948E, or 4900M Ethernet—switch included.
Avid ISIS 5000-16 is expected to be available Q2 2011. Pricing will
Avid creates the digital audio and video technology used to make the most listened to, most watched and most loved media in the world — from the most prestigious and award-winning feature films, music recordings, television shows, live concert tours and news broadcasts, to music and movies made at home. Some of Avid's most influential and pioneering solutions include Media Composer, Pro Tools®, Interplay, ISIS, VENUE, Oxygen 8, Sibelius®, System 5, and Pinnacle Studio™. For more information about Avid solutions and services, visit www.avid.com, del.icio.us, Flickr, Twitter and YouTube; connect with Avid on Facebook; or subscribe to Avid Industry Buzz.
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