Cloudian, Cisco Target M&E Industry As Part of Cisco Media Blueprint
Cloudian has announced its expanded its partnership with Cisco and Cloudian’s HyperStore object storage software availability, as part of Cisco’s Media Blueprint, a set of IP-based infrastructure and software solutions that enables organizations to scale premium content production and distribution. This news is part of a wider partnership between Cisco and Cloudian in which Cloudian’s HyperStore software has achieved compatibility certification for the Cisco UCS S3260 storage server and integrated UCS Manager.
Cloudian’s support for the Cisco Media Blueprint is focused on serving the media and entertainment industry with virtualized and cloud-based solutions. HyperStore is a software-defined-storage solution that is intended to meet the needs of capacity-intensive media formats with the ability to scale from terabytes to petabytes. Users can start small and expand on demand to grow from a few nodes to a few hundred without disruption.
HyperStore also enables organizations to deploy fully S3-compatible storage on Cisco servers, industry-standard servers, and on integrated Cloudian HyperStore appliances.
“The combination of Cloudian and Cisco gives us the ability to deliver reliable and scalable multi-tenant cloud services to numerous vertical markets including media and entertainment,” says Scott Mayers, rediCloud Vice President of cloud solutions said,
rediCloud delivers enterprise-grade cloud services built on best-of-breed solutions including Cisco servers and Cloudian HyperStore software. The company’s offerings include storage-as-a-service and backup-as-a-service, as well as other compute and disaster recovery services.
“With Cloudian HyperStore software running on Cisco UCS servers, we help customers with enterprise-class backup and restore functionality for a fraction of the cost of what customers would pay if they deployed their own backup infrastructure,” Mayers continues, “The rapid adoption of cloud and IP technology in the media industry continues to accelerate rapidly, we are in an ideal position to meet the challenges associated with delivering any-screen digital experiences, including live OTT streaming video, augmented and virtual reality, 4K resolution and more.”