High Density Equals High Risk
Everyone knows putting all your eggs in one basket is not a great idea so why rely on single (or dual) monolithic storage servers to protect your content? In 2018, even though the world has gone object storage, some companies are still recommending that organisations use super high density storage silos.
“Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me”
Many organisations will not allow themselves to be fooled again into investing in such platforms as many of these chunky nearline solutions have eventually become very expensive, very heavy, discontinued door stops. A surprising number of these storage systems use a proprietary file system or proprietary hardware which inevitably ties you into their product support for a long time.
A simple comparison diagram gives the true cost of implementing such devices:
If you wish to benefit from having high speed access to all your archive, without the management and risk of putting all of your eggs into one basket, then get in touch with Object Matrix. We pioneered Digital Content Governance (DCG), object storage and the modernisation of digital video workflows. Our media focused private cloud solutions not only secure content but also bring economic and operational benefit to all of our customers.
About Object Matrix
Object Matrix is an award winning UK based software company that pioneered Digital Content Governance (DCG), object storage and the modernisation of digital video workflows. Our media focused private and hybrid cloud solutions are tightly integrated into file based and IP workflows and bring economic and operational benefit to all of our customers. Our flagship product, MatrixStore, is used by the world’s largest organisations that create and distribute video content, including NBC, TV Globo, MSG-N, the BBC & BT.