Pixit Media expands storage infrastructure with new features

Pixit Media, a major provider of software-defined storage and data-management solutions for the Media and Entertainment industry, has announced the launch of PixStor 5, the latest version of its scale-out data-driven storage platform. This release offers significant enhancements to creative environments deploying the most demanding 4K and 8K workflows and addresses future business strategies with greater integration of Cloud workflows, TPN-accredited security services, and enhanced search and analytics capabilities.

Developed to meet the specific demands of complex media workflows, PixStor 5 is an enterprise-class scale-out NAS platform delivering guaranteed 99% performance for all types of workflow and a single global namespace across multiple storage tiers – from on-prem to the Cloud. Deployed by an impressive roll-call of award-winning clients including Warner Bros., Framestore, Envy, Deluxe, Picture Shop and Pixelogic, PixStor is fast becoming the de facto standard for leading content creators and distributors looking to dramatically improve storage performance and workflow efficiency.

New PixStor 5 highlights include secure container services, a new feature that unlocks true multi-tenancy from a single storage fabric; cloud workflow flexibility, which helps end users expand their workflows cost-effectively into the cloud with fully-automated seamless deployment to cloud marketplaces; enhanced search capabilities and deep granular analytics with “single pane of glass management” and user-friendly dashboards.

“Since its inception, Pixit Media has disrupted the storage market by architecting future-proof infrastructures that guarantee both performance and choice,” commented Barry Evans Chief Innovation Officer and Co-Founder, Pixit Media.