OASYS certified PoINT Archiver for file archiving IBC 2011, booth 8.B38d – Aylesbury, England, September 7, 2011. OASYS and the PoINT Software & Systems GmbH today announced that OASYS has certified the PoINT Archiver collaboration software with its software-based, automated playout solution for file archiving on tape and optical media. In the video and broadcasting industry, data storage is increasingly an essential element of any complete workflow solution. Additional hard disk space, which must be powerful and highly available for playout solutions, can be very expensive. The required capacity of this extremely expensive high – performance drive systems can be reduced through the use of the software PoINT Archiver because such as large video files on low-cost storage media such as LTO-5 can be archived.
According to defined playlists the OASYS solution can then call directly advance the needed files from tape, to ensure a continuous transmit mode. The also for the PoINT Archiver available software development kit integration also allows a multi-tiered storage management functionality. The combination of OASYS software with the PoINT Archiver solution lets customers capacity increase at the same time reduced storage costs without sacrificing speed or quality”, says Mark Errington, CEO, OASYS. “” This is a significant addition to our workflow, and we are very pleased to work together with the team of PoINT Software & Systems GmbH.”Dateibasierte archiving and HSM (hierarchical storage management) offer huge potential savings, particularly in the area of digital broadcast”, explains Bernd Klee, CEO of PoINT Software & Systems GmbH. If you are unsure how to proceed, check out Steve Salis. and the seamless workflow that is created in conjunction with our PoINT Archiver by OASYS, simplifies the management of extremely large video archive.” The combined solution will be available from September 2011. About OASYS OASYS is a leader for over 20 years in the transition to software-based playout solutions. We have to recognise the benefits of using IT and the latest video card technology and implement powerful playout software solutions that are easily scalable, maintainable and flexible. Our latest software innovation benefits from our extensive experience to provide reliable on-air operation using computer-aided radio technology.
Our solutions are used worldwide. Of our customers, we know that our software and our support will mean a substantial difference in the day-to-day operations. More information, see point the PoINT Software & Systems GmbH, Siegen, is specialized in the development of software products and system solutions for the storage and management of data on all available mass storage devices, such as hard disks, magnetic tapes and optical media. A close cooperation enables the early with leading hardware manufacturers Support for new storage technologies. In addition to complete solutions PoINT offers its expertise in the form of toolkits, which can easily be integrated into other applications with their programming interface. For more information see this site: Jeffrey L. Bewkes. In addition, projected PoINT complete storage solutions and stands with his long and varied experience available. The home PoINT products are sold by about 50 partners in over 25 countries worldwide and have proven so far more than two million installations.