SVG College Summit (Virtual Series): Tech Portal - Cloudian

Tuesday, June 16, 2020DEMO: Cloudian Enterprise Storage for Media WorkflowsLearn how Cloudian is transforming the Media Entertainment industry by providing customers with limitless capacity, automated data protection, and cloud integration for Artificial Intelligence and machine learning-based media enrichment. Demo shows the extensive metadata capabilities that provide fast, Google-like search and powerful data analytics.Tuesday, June 16, 2020WGBH Boston uses Cloudian Storage for video production, active archive, and DRWGBH in Boston uses Cloudian object storage as an active archive for video production and for disaster recovery. This solution is replacing their tape library with an on-prem disk-based storage system. For automated data protection, data is replicated to Amazon S3 (Glacier) storage. CTO Stacey Decker and Senior Director of Media Technology Shane Miner provide insights into workflows and how IT integrates with broadcasting.Tuesday, June 16, 2020WEBINAR: The Economics of Cloud and Object StorageMany infrastructure designers in the media and entertainment sector are coming from a long-standing reliance on physical media for long-term data storage and archival preservation. The widespread transition to object storage, be it via storage-as-a-service from a public cloud vendor or investment in a private cloud solution on-premises, presents a new set of questions and considerations not just for workflows for also for cost modeling and financial projections. In this discussion, we cover the economics of cloud storage in both OPEX and CAPEX examples as well as look at the true cost-of-ownership for legacy data storage options like LTO tape libraries. - Pros and cons of consumption-based storage-as-a-service offerings - How SaaS approaches compare to investing in private cloud storage - Real cost of ownership for tape libraries - Tools and strategies for long-range data storage financial planning Presenters: Erik Weaver, Entertainment Technology Center at USC, Special Projects Director and David Phillips, Cloudian, M&E Solutions ArchitectTuesday, June 16, 2020WEBINAR: Object Storage for Media Workflows: What You Need to AskMany media organizations now find themselves in the position of choosing between next-generation storage solutions. As a relatively new type of data storage, object storage provides a unique set of features and functionalities compared with traditional legacy storage solutions. In this webinar, we will discuss the most important questions that decision-makers need to ask when evaluating object storage platforms. View this Zoom webinar on-demand to learn: - Key benefits of object storage - Integration methods for the media and entertainment workflows - Suitability for video editing, transcoding, and video streaming Speakers: Erik Weaver - Entertainment Technology Center at USC Special Projects Director David Phillips - Media & Entertainment Specialist at CloudianTuesday, June 16, 2020SVG College Summit (SVG Virtual Series): An Interview with Cloudian's David PhillipsWhile college athletics is on hold, producers of college sports video content are looking for new and innovative ways to evolve their workflows to meet the needs of a post-pandemic world when sports return. This year's SVG College Summit has gone virtual and brings the college sports video community together to hash out these challenges together. In this interview with our Director of Digital Brandon Costa, David Phillips Principal Architect, M&E Solutions for Cloudian shares the company's latest innovations in asset management and storage technology.