Press Releases

Universal Studios Sound Streamlines Workflow with SNS

St. Louis, Missouri, August 26, 2008 – Studio Network Solutions (SNS), a premier provider of post production storage systems for video and audio, announced today that Universal Studios Sound has deployed SNS storage solutions in its television and feature sound mixing stages including the Hitchcock Theater. Universal Studios Sound has 18 mix stages, and is located on one of the largest studio lots in the world.  As a full service post production sound facility, Universal Studios Sound handles features, television, and trailers along with animation and gaming.  It offers sound editorial & design, mixing, Foley, ADR and transfer plus digital mastering, preservation, restoration, and archival services.  In addition to work done for Universal Pictures, Universal Studios Sound’s services are in high demand by outside productions as well.

August 26th, 2008|

SNS announces Ellipse Enterprise HBA for Mac OS X now IBM System Storage Proven™

St. Louis, Missouri, June 24, 2008 – Studio Network Solutions (SNS), a premier provider of post-production SAN systems for the Media and Entertainment storage market, today announced that its Ellipse Enterprise Fibre Channel HBA for Mac OS X has successfully completed interoperability testing with IBM System Storage DS4000. The Ellipse Enterprise HBA is now confirmed as IBM System Storage Proven under Mac OS X. The Ellipse Enterprise Fibre Channel HBA (Host Bus Adapter) delivers an industry breakthrough: the ability for Macintosh servers and workstations to take full advantage of RDAC – the fault tolerant, multi-pathing I/O and failover/failback features found in enterprise-class storage systems from IBM.

June 24th, 2008|

SNS Launches the Evo Roadshow

St. Louis, Missouri, June 20, 2008 – Studio Network Solutions (SNS), a premier provider of post-production storage systems, today announced that it will be taking Evo, its innovative shared storage system, on a roadshow throughout this summer. The new Evo offers file sharing, volume sharing, Fibre Channel, iSCSI, NAS, and up to 24 Terabytes per system. Each unit now also includes Postmap, a powerful metadata management application that lets users tag and quickly locate files on the storage system. Evo’s integration of SAN and NAS enables everyone in a workgroup to edit, share and review projects, media and other large files using the most appropriate connection type for the assigned task.

June 20th, 2008|

SNS Ships New Evo (Fibre Channel, 10Gb iSCSI and NAS) Shared Storage System

St. Louis, Missouri, June 5, 2008 – Studio Network Solutions (SNS), a premier provider of post-production storage systems, today announced that its recently introduced shared storage system, Evo, is now shipping with additional new features. The new Evo offers file sharing, volume sharing, Fibre Channel, iSCSI, NAS, and up to 24 Terabytes per system. Each unit now also includes Postmap, a powerful metadata management application that lets users tag and quickly locate files on the storage system. Evo’s integration of SAN and NAS enables everyone in a workgroup to edit, share and review projects, media and other large files using the most appropriate connection type for the assigned task. The Evo shared storage system is compatible with Final Cut Pro, Avid, Adobe Premiere Pro, Pro Tools, and most similar applications for Mac and PC.

June 5th, 2008|

SNS Ellipse™ Enterprise HBA Achieves Certification with LSI Storage Systems, Delivering Mac Compatibility to the Enterprise SAN

St. Louis, Missouri, May 29, 2008 – Studio Network Solutions (SNS), a premier provider of post production SAN systems for the Media and Entertainment storage market, announced today that its Ellipse Enterprise HBA has been certified for use with LSI storage systems and Mac OS X. The Ellipse Enterprise Fibre Channel HBA (Host Bus Adapter) from SNS delivers an industry breakthrough: the ability for Macintosh servers and workstations to take full advantage of the fault tolerant, multi-pathing I/O and failover/failback features found in Redundant Disk Array Controller (RDAC)-enabled storage systems from LSI.

May 29th, 2008|

SNS Announces OS X Leopard Support for all of its Products

St. Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2008 — Studio Network Solutions (SNS), a premier provider of post production storage systems for video and audio, has announced that all of its products are now fully compatible with Mac OS X Leopard, including the latest 10.5.2 release. SNS offers Leopard support for its PCIe and PCI-X Ellipse and Ellipse Enterprise Fibre Channel adapters. The adapters support Mac systems based on Intel and PowerPC processors and are available in single-, dual- and quad-port configurations. SANmp version 2.5 now supports Leopard, Tiger and Panther. SANmp enables computers to concurrently share massive amounts of data over high-speed Fibre and iSCSI Storage Networks. SANmp requires no servers or metadata controllers, making it extremely easy to setup and use. SANmp is available for Mac and Windows.

March 26th, 2008|