• ACCELERATE
      COLLABORATIVE
      WORKFLOWS
    • MEDIA

Media workflows in broadcast, post-production and content delivery are demanding—and getting tougher all the time. Changing formats, camera resolutions and evolving techniques can make your infrastructure obsolete overnight.

DDN is the leading storage solutions provider for the world’s most content-intensive environments, delivering flawless ingest, transcoding, editing, color correction, and playout on the most concurrent 4K, 8K, UHD, HDR, and IMF streams. DDN storage technology accelerates highly concurrent workflows like these for hundreds of broadcasters, post-production facilities and content delivery networks–for more than 600 of the largest media organizations worldwide.

PLAY-OUT THE MOST ULTRA HD, HD, & SD STREAMS WITH CONSISTENTLY PREDICTABLE PERFORMANCE, SO YOU NEVER DROP A FRAME

DDN storage technology accelerates highly concurrent workflows for hundreds of broadcasters, as well as post-production facilities and content delivery networks–more than 600 of the largest media organizations worldwide. DDN’s unique, real-time performance engine provides guaranteed quality of service for flawless playout of the most concurrent UHD, HDR, and IMF streams. Unlike other media storage solutions, DDN will ensure that you never drop a frame, even in outage conditions at the drive or the enclosure level.

DDN media solutions simplify the management of live and archived video assets, speed up content access times, and power your ability to provide high definition content wherever it is needed within the broadcast environment.

Overview

  • Proven Solution – 600+ Media & Entertainment customers, including the biggest names in the industry
  • Unmatched Performance – Delivering multiples of bandwidth & IOPS enables you to handle the most projects, streams and formats
  • Real-time QoS – Guaranteed throughput means never dropping a frame even with many concurrent 4K, 8K, UHD, HDR, and IMF streams
  • Workflow Experts – Over 15 years of experience in Media & Entertainment, we have proven expertise to optimize your workflow
  • Easy Setup, Manage and Scale – Simple to deploy, reliable to run for years
  • Rich Ecosystem – Partner with the best System Integrators for complete broadcast storage solution workflows

REAL-TIME, HIGH PERFORMANCE STORAGE TO ACCERATE COLLABORATIVE WORKFLOWS

DDN’s unique, real-time performance engine provides guaranteed quality of service for flawless ingestion, transcoding, editing, and color correction on the most concurrent 4K, 8K, UHD, HDR, and IMF streams—up to 40 concurrent, uncompressed 4K streams on a single system. That’s how DDN media solutions keep you ahead of the curve with the latest formats and meet all your scale, capacity, and bandwidth requirements, end-to-end.

DDN’s MEDIAScaler achieves up to 6GB/s of performance on a single stream, and scales linearly with parallel workload clients. DDN technology accelerates every aspect of the media lifecycle on a single, simple-to-manage-platform. MEDIAScaler delivers the tools that media leaders need to manage all the data associated media workflows without losing performance.

Overview

  • Proven Solution – 600+ Media & Entertainment customers, including the biggest names in the industry
  • Unmatched Performance – The fewest systems to scale to dozens or even hundreds of GB/s & up to 3.35PBs of capacity in a single rack
  • Workflow Experts – Over 15 years of experience in Media & Entertainment, we have proven expertise to optimize your workflow
  • Easy Setup, Manage and Scale – Simple to deploy, reliable to run for years, and easily scalable storage solutions for Film and Post Production
  • Effortless Collaboration – Enables easy collaboration from Hollywood to Bollywood and back with access to dailies, VFX and DIs instantly
  • Rich Ecosystem – Partner with the best System Integrators providing complete storage solutions
  • Future Proof – Enabling next generation workflows at the highest frame rates today
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MEDIA COMPANIES FEATURES & CAPABILITIES

STORAGE FOR EVERY PART OF THE CONTENT LIFECYCLE

With over 15 years of expertise in media, DDN is the Gold Standard.

NEXT GENERATION CONTENT SOLUTIONS FOR MEDIA

With over 15 years experience and 600+ Media customers, DDN is the innovation leader.

GRIDSCALER — FAST AS A SAN, EASY AS A NAS

Highest performance, scalable turnkey appliance that enables you to create without limits.

MANAGE THE CONTENT LIFECYCLE

Only DDN enables you to offload GRIDScaler jobs from your central location to WOS for multisite cloud-based collaboration, global distribution & disaster recovery.

ENABLE “FOLLOW THE SUN” GLOBAL COLLABORATION

WOS accelerate multisite workflows by collaborating at LAN speeds across town or between continents.

ACTIVE ARCHIVES SERVE MANY PURPOSES

Activate your archive with WOS, the industry’s leading object storage solution.

IS YOUR ARCHIVE “ACTIVE”?

Activate your archive with WOS, the industry’s leading object storage solution.

ACTIVE ARCHIVES PROTECT YOUR CONTENT

Activate your archive with WOS, the industry’s leading object storage solution.

MEDIA STORAGE CHALLENGES RESOLVED

Storage matters in Media, that’s why over 600 media companies rely on DDN.