IT daily South Korea, May 22, 2015 Lenovo's Managing Director and Country General Manager for South Korea, Kang Yong-Nam, announced that it is launching new broadcast media solutions at the Samseong-dong International Broadcasting Sound and Lighting equipment...read more
BWStor presented it’s Hyperscaled Storage Software Solution for media and entertainment customers at Broadcast Asia 2015. BWFS (BlueWhale File System) with Scale-Out NAS was demonstrated for post-production media workflows for industry users looking for better...read more
CONFERENCE 8 -12 SEPT 2016 EXHIBITION 9-13 SEPT 2016 RAI AMSTERDAM Team ScaleLogic showcases HyperFS at IBC 2016. Scale Logic (#ScaleLogic) and BWStor (#BWStorGlobal) attended IBC 2016 at the RAI Amsterdam, Netherlands on September 8th - 13th. We thank our partners...read more
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.
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.
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.
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: ScaleLogicScaleLogic 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