HyperFS Showcased at NAB 2016

Scale Logic’s HyperFS® powered by BWStor was presented at IBC 2016 with key partners  at the RAI Amsterdam Netherlands during mid September.

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BWStor: Hyperscaled Storage Software

BWStor provides Hyperscaled Storage Software™ solutions for the Media and Entertainment industry. BWFS is a new approach to parallel media file processing found in non-linear media post production, rendering, and more.

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What We Do

BWStor creates BWFS Hyperscaled Storage Software which is  specifically optimized for the creative, media, and entertainment process.

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Find out how our customers manage multi-petabyte large media file workflows using a single global namespace hyperscaled file system.

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BlueWhale File System (BWFS) Key Features

Heterogeneous File Access

BWFS scales to 100’s of multi OS client stations in media production workflow including Windows, Linux, and OS X. BWStor supports data access via HTTP, HTTPS, NAS, CIFS, SMB, WEBDAV, FTPS and FTP over Fibre Channel and iSCSI protocols.

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Hyperscaled File System Capacity

BWStor’s BWFS is Hyperscaled Storage Software and scales to multi-petabytes and billions of files and objects with individual file sizes up to a few Petabytes each.

Cost Aligned Workflow Access

BWFS delivers simultaneous shared file access via SAN and scale-out network-attached storage (NAS)  to the same files enabling lighter or intensive workflows to be matched on performance and cost basis to either NAS or SAN.

Enterprise Class Access Control

BWStor’s BWFS supports enterprise class centralized access control and  credential management by supporting Microsoft Active Directory, LDAP, and HyperFS Internal LDAP credential database ensuring complete integration with our existing security and credential systems.

Lower TCO Costs

BWStor’s BWFS hyper-scale file system software is storage hardware agnostic giving customers the choice to use supported SAN storage and the flexibility to use best in class supported storage connectivity.

Easy Deployment and Process Integration

BWStor BWFS dynamically reconfigures your storage as you add on more storage volumes and metadata nodes. BWFS  supports industry leading media tools and workflow project tools. BWFS also makes migration from other solutions easy so you can take advantage of BWFS hyper-scale file system performance advantages quickly.

Featured Partner: ScaleLogic

ScaleLogic CTO talks about HyperFS powered by BWStor

HyperFS® powered by BWStor has the broadest range and most flexible workflow support of any SAN based file system for media and entertainment environments. This translates to the best Total Cost of Ownership for any media based storage workflow solution.  Having both SAN and NAS access delivers lower cost workflow by aligning the right performance with the right workflow steps.

Daryl Heinis

CTO, ScaleLogic