Digital media production lifecycles require the ability to archive vast amounts of high resolution assets in a permanent archive or nearline storage system. The ideal solution is to have a seamlessly extended user interface coupled with content archiving capabilities. The openness of the GV STRATUS application facilitates a choice of integration with mainstream archiving solutions, including the popular MatrixStore archive platform, offering a robust toolset and efficient archiving workflows. This seamless integration of the GV STRATUS production tools and Object Matrix nearline storage solutions offers a simplified toolset with easy-to-understand workflow rules. Configured into a collaborative production environment, the combined workflows provide media organizations with all the tools necessary to plan, create, publish, preserve and restore their media production.