EditShare (www.editshare.com) has announced the EditShare XStream EFS, a new enterprise storage solution aimed at media markets. Demonstrated for the first time at IBC2014, it's a distributed scale-out file system designed from the ground up to support large-scale media workgroups requiring high-bandwidth, high-volume media ingest, transcoding, online collaborative editing and multiplatform distribution of HD, 2K, 4K and beyond.
According to Andy Liebman, founder and CEO, EditShare, XStream EFS features include:
° High-performance, low-latency storage;
° The ability to scale to many petabytes and hundreds of millions of files;
° Acceleration of media workflows – ingest, collaborative editing and playout;
° Support for uncompressed 2K, 4K and beyond;
° A "single namespace" file system that expands as storage is added'
° No downtime during expansion;
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