ON TARGET... with all the latest IBC 2017 show information and product coverage, by the editors of The Broadcast Bridge - filtered by category.
Click here

SGL And Qualstar Package Entry Level Archive Solution

​SGL has partnered with Qualstar to bundle Qualstar’s entry-level LT06/LT07 tape library with SGL’s FlashPack entry-level archive.

The package is targeted at small-to-medium broadcasters and media companies that want a complete archive, content management and LTO library solution. The combination includes features for a integrated, scalable media archive including: hardware, software, support and integration with a MAM or production system.

SGL's FlashPack is claimed ideal for broadcasters, sports venues, post production facilities, corporate communications and other organisations that need to manage their media assets.

Qualstar’s Q24 LTO tape library offers capacities up to 144 terabytes (native). Its menu-driven graphical built-in operator control panel is easy to use and this identical functionality can also be accessed via an integrated browser-based remote management interface. This enables IT administrators to remotely configure, manage and diagnose the library from anywhere in the world via the internet. All field replaceable components, such as the tape drives, power supply and controller board are removable with standard tools.

“Today’s customer is looking for a fully integrated and tested archiving solution to manage their business needs and provide the best storage architecture needed to grow their organization,” said Arun Vaishampayan, VP Global Sales, Qualstar. “Qualstar’s partnership with SGL creates a solution that we believe will provide the requisite capacity, capability and technical advantages to achieve the needed edge.”

Douglas Wynn, SGL’s VP Sales America adds, “This is an ideal entry-level, self-contained solution that provides small-to-medium facilities with sophisticated archive and storage tools that are fully secure and scalable, allowing the system to grow with them.”

Let us know what you think…

Log-in or Register for free to post comments…

You might also like...

RTL’s New Luxembourg Headquarters is an IP Broadcast Game Changer

In a time of uncertainty among many parts of the broadcast industry, Broadcasting Center Europe (BCE), part of the RTL Group, a Luxembourg-based media conglomerate that operates TV and radio channels as well as production companies located throughout Europe and…

EBU Teams Up With Digital Production Partnership Over Mastering and Security

The EBU (European Broadcasting Union) has struck a partnership with the Digital Production Partnership Ltd (DPP), a UK based business change network, to promote open standards for interoperability between all components of the video cycle as the industry continues its…

System Showcase: Avid Supports Practical 4K Workflows at Technicolor PostWorks New York

At Technicolor PostWorks New York, a veteran post-production and finishing company, clients span both non-fiction clients (Reality TV, science and factual) and scripted clients (episodic television shows and feature films).

Metadata Driven Workflows and the Modern MAM

Years ago, the consultant gurus of Digital Asset Management said the ultimate value of metadata in asset management systems would be to improve efficiencies and content re-use. That time has come. Today, metadata driven workflows and orchestration are fundamental to…

UK HPA Tech Retreat Report - Day 3

Tuesdays HPA Tech Retreat was all about 360 and VR, and Wednesday focused on the versioning explosion. On the final day, delegates were given a summary of the current state of the industry, and the influences of artificial intelligence on media…