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The Sponsors Perspective: SpycerNode Harnesses High Performance ComputingSeptember 29th 2020 - 09:00 AM

In 2018, ​​Rohde & Schwarz announced a new multi-user shared access storage system called SpycerNode. It offers a radically different approach to coping with broadcast & media storage requirements. In this article, we take a closer look to see how its approach differs and where this might add value to broadcasters, content owners and facilities.

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The Sponsors Perspective: Media Companies - Advance Your Security And Innovation LifecyclesDecember 27th 2019 - 09:00 AM

Hackers are always improving the level of sophistication and constantly finding new surface areas to attack – resulting in the surging volume and frequency of cyberattacks.

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Storage system suppliers like Quantum report shipments will be back to normal by December.

Months After Patent Dispute, LTO-8 Media Shipments On TrackNovember 5th 2019 - 09:00 AM

Following the settlement this summer of a bitter court fight between Fujifilm and Sony over patents relating to the next generation of Linear Tape-Open (LTO) magnetic tape data storage technology, global shipments of LTO-8 media are now reaching end users. It’s a huge relief for large media organizations looking to migrate their assets to the larger capacity cartridges without increasing library footprints.

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Secure IP Infrastructures For Broadcasters - Part 1 - Secure ServersAugust 29th 2019 - 10:00 AM

In this series of three articles, we investigate the underlying aspects of computer server design for high value security and 24-hour operation. In the first article we look at advanced server security, in the second article we understand how servers are controlled, and in the third article we gain a deeper understanding of virtualization and the benefits for secure operation.

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NASCAR Productions’ three control rooms feature are specifically configured to handle IP-based At Home remote productions.

Server-Based “At Home” Workflows Provide Efficiency For NASCAR Productions March 1st 2019 - 10:00 AM

NASCAR Productions, based in Charlotte NC, prides itself on maintaining one of the most technically advanced content creation organizations in the country. It’s responsible for providing content, graphics and other show elements to broadcasters (mainly Fox and NBC), as well as NASCAR’s digital and social platforms and other shoulder programming on the broadcast networks. And that’s in addition to a wide range of international broadcasters that it supports.

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