Euroson America, Inc. an established provider of Data Archive Solutions has released new archive solutions developed for AVID users. These systems are designed to meet the needs of production and post-production facilities with a large throughput of AVID projects, particularly broadcasters.
The new AVID Archive Solution based upon Marquis Broadcastings Project Parking, now provides a cost effective archive storage device to free up edit storage space, transfer projects from one site to another and create version snapshots of projects. Available configurations using Professional Blu-Ray technology are certified to provide reliability and accuracy of data for 50+ years.
Marquis Project Parking software takes a complete snapshot of AVID projects, including bins, sequences, and GUI layouts, along with every piece of reference media, and archives a copy onto any storage device. These projects can then be browsed and easily restored.
Euroson solutions integrate archive storage using the virtual file systems of PoINT software. The well-established PoINT file system provides Project Parking with connectivity to all PoINT Software applications including Jukebox Manager, Archiver and Storage Manager. All contemporary archive storage technologies and devices are directly supported, including LTO Tape Libraries and autoloaders, Blu-Ray Libraries and Publishing Systems. Additional features include a Policy based method of identifying data to be archived, and the PoINT TAFS file system which replaces original files with links to the archive providing Avid Media Access.
Optical storage Libraries and Publishing systems incorporating Pioneer PR-1 professional drives and MKM Archive grade media provide Blu-Ray media solutions with unsurpassed accuracy and certified 50+ year storage life.
By providing a simple solution for managing AVID media as projects users are able to archive and transport entire projects quickly and easily. This solution also offers the capacity, portability and accessibility, which make it ideal for disaster recovery, business continuity and inter-site workflows.
In todays world of ever growing content broadcasters are faced with the challenge of preserving projects for indefinite periods while optimizing available AVID storage said Kevin Byrne, president of Euroson America, Inc., Euroson understands this challenge and offers a complete solution using Project Parking and PoINT software to integrate contemporary archive storage technologies into the process. The solutions are available from Euroson as software only solutions as well as complete pre-configured NAS systems including a wide range of archive storage devices.