Aardman approached GB Labs initially because they were having problems with their existing SAN solution. Not only were upgrades disruptive to projects, but they also found that upgrading meant some of their hardware would become redundant. The first stage of the project was to introduce Space Bridge which literally bridged the gap and recycled their existing fibre RAIDs…
The MacTalksTech YouTube Channel is focused on the newest technology products but Mac differentiates with his channel is including personal experience and thoughts about the products he presents. Recently he spoke with Caldigit about how their products have him to create the channel’s videos.
Staminus Communications provides a unique patented hybrid layer 3-7 tap-based Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) solution. A solution that scales horizontally and features global threat intelligence, unrivaled response time in stopping DDoS attacks and centralized management for both cloud and appliance-based implementations.
Aurora Media approached GB Labs having won the Formula E inaugural season broadcast contract. The requirement was for a mobile storage platform to centralise video ingest, as well providing an editing and broadcasting facility. The solution would have to be robust and portable, as it would be following the season’s races across four continents.
GB Labs was approached by one of the world’s leading gaming companies who had an issue with ‘game deployment’ that was hindering their development workflow. With the arrival of next gen gaming the motion graphic image builds have jumped from 4GB to 50GB per build. They needed to deliver the new large ISO and game files to PS4’s, Xbox One’s and PC’s, and their shared storage network was simply not fast enough, costing them time and money.
GB Labs SPACE units were used as central shared storage for the realtime multicam ingest, multicam editing during capture and for daily back-ups. The system ran glitch-free over the 3 weeks and the workflow benefits offered by the high performance storage contributed to the Asahi Broadcasting Corp’s baseball coverage success. Find out more…
Keeping pace with storage and networking demands for Motionlink, one of Sydney’s top digital media companies, meant adopting GB Labs Space to cope with 12 streams of HD and intensive workflows when delivering for worldwide clients.
ChyronHego developed heir own digitising hardware to get multiple HD-SDI feeds into the 10GigE stream and uses CSPI’s Myricom 10G-PCIE2 network adapter and Sniffer10G lossless packet capture software to receive the stream into the image processing unit.
Combining the leading edge Myricom® 10GBASE-T networking technology with the powerful functionality of the ZFS file system, LumaForge developed a Network Attached Storage (NAS) platform that delivers the best price/performance in the industry.
Paul Reeves, Technical Engineer at Academy Award Winning Aardman Animation, explains how CalDigit is used as part of its production workflow, including for their Guinness World Record for shooting the largest canvas animation on Pendine beach in South Wales.
Editology is a 9-time Promax and 4-time NY Emmy award winner for editing and design. As a dynamic and creative boutique post production company it has been highly successful for 17 years. This case study looks at how a GB Labs SPACE solution has helped overcome growing pains.
The Transmitter project forms an important part of the work of the LoveLive Music Channel team. This case study looks at the video crew’s needed to upgrade its post production infrastructure to cope with the massive influx of media files and video clips that have to be turned round fast to share with the eager online audience.
BBC Archives’ new centralized multi-drive LTO and network storage system will help the BBC preserve years of content from soon to be obsolete D3 tapes. Find how how GB Labs technology helped them achieve their aims.
First published in Content & Technology Magazine, this case study covers the expansion of SOTA Creative and the solutions they’ve adopted from Eureka Pacific to increase productivity, improve workflow and reliability.
This video covers how GLP Films used their CalDigit storage solutions on location to back-up their video files and to edit their film in post.
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Working with major broadcast clients such as Channel Five and ITV has always meant IFTC were used to handling large volumes of content and needed to be one step ahead of their storage requirements.
CEO of Arista Jayshree Ullal with Dr. Nan Boden, President and CEO of Myricom talks about high frequency trading and the use of Arista Network switches with Myricom 10 Gigabit Ethernet solutions.
Object Matrix, provider of file based and nearline storage platforms for Avid workflows talks about how MatrixStore, its’ flagship product, has been used in BBC Cymru Wales to ensure content is available for re-use.
Space SSD was the ideal match for Crystal CG International when they were tasked with the technical and creative challenges of the 2012 London Olympic Games: “We don’t know of any solution that could deliver anything like the performance of the GB Labs system.”
GB Labs storage has been selected by Sunset and Vine to produce HD content in the field for this year’s Volvo Ocean Race. The competition is one of the most extreme challenges on the planet, so its only fitting that extreme storage is needed.
GB Labs solutions are growing. Here are just a few companies using Space solutions in Australia. Find out more