Studio Network Solutions is Showcasing New EVO Shared Storage Products and New ShareBrowser Media Management Features at IBC.

Leading storage provider is showcasing new desktop shared storage, short-depth EVO 8 Bay, and new ShareBrowser MAM features in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam, Netherlands, IBC Booth 7.H40 (September 9, 2016) — Studio Network Solutions (SNS) is showcasing the latest updates to its EVO shared storage product line for post-production, broadcast, and other content creation workflows. The updates include a new desktop shared storage server (Prodigy Desktop), a short-depth version of the EVO 8 Bay, and a new version of ShareBrowser media asset management software.

Products, features, and upgrades to be shown at IBC Booth 7.H40 include:

Studio Network Solutions has recently started shipping a desktop version of their EVO shared storage system. The EVO Prodigy Desktop is the first of its kind — a four-disk desktop shared storage system that stores up to 40TB and includes unlimited media asset management software, workflow tools, and project sharing for Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro X, and other creative applications. The EVO Prodigy Desktop is entry-priced just under $5,000 and is designed to make feature-rich shared storage available for small creative teams without machine rooms, and without large budgets.

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Studio Network Solutions’ new EVO Prodigy Desktop

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Studio Network Solutions’ new Short-Depth EVO 8 Bay

Another recently released product to be shown at IBC is the Short-Depth EVO 8 Bay — an 18″ depth, 4RU chassis designed to fit large storage capacities and connectivity options into limited spaces such as DIT stations, broadcast trucks, and flight packs. The Short-Depth EVO 8 Bay provides up to 80TB of storage with 8 disks, ands expandable to 24. The system and support up to 24 direct connect 1Gigabit Ethernet users, or multiple 10Gigabit Ethernet and Fibre Channel connections.

“We’re excited to show these two new products at IBC for the first time, the reception we’ve had with them in North America has been overwhelmingly positive, and we think that this will be equally as exciting for the European market,” said Ryan Stoutenborough, President, Studio Network Solutions.

On the software side, Studio Network Solutions will be previewing the new features of ShareBrowser, a media asset management tool designed to help shared storage users organize and share media. ShareBrowser does this by giving teams the ability to preview, tag, comment, and search online and offline storage, and enabling collaborative workflows for Avid, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro X, and other creative applications.

New features to be shown include improved integration with Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro X, Finder and Windows Explorer integration, expanded support for third-party LTO providers, increased third-party cloud support, and new multi-variable search functions.

A screenshot of ShareBrowser tags and comments inside Premiere.

A screenshot of ShareBrowser tags and comments inside Premiere using a new feature in ShareBrowser 4.4.

“We have thousands of customers currently using ShareBrowser to work more collaboratively and more efficiently in shared storage environments. It’s been in heavy development since we released it in 2013, and we have a lot of interesting things on the roadmap for our users. There are some big things related to data lifecycle management, deep archive in the cloud, and automation for multi-tier storage environments, so stay tuned for that,” said Ryan Stoutenborough, President, Studio Network Solutions.

Teams interested in seeing EVO shared storage and ShareBrowser’s asset management and project sharing features can visit Studio Network Solutions for a hands-on experience at Booth #7.H40 during IBC 2016.

Availability and Pricing
EVO Prodigy Desktop systems start under $5,000. For more information on any SNS product contact Studio Network Solutions at www.studionetworksolutions.com/how-to-buy, or call +1-314 733-0551.

ShareBrowser is available to EVO shared storage users. Customers get unlimited ShareBrowser licenses with any EVO shared storage system. To learn more about ShareBrowser visit www.studionetworksolutions.com/sharebrowser. Visitors to IBC 2016 can see the solution at Booth #7.H40 in the RAI Convention Center.

About Studio Network Solutions
Studio Network Solutions is a top manufacturer of shared storage and software for creative teams. The EVO shared storage system combines easy-to-use project and asset management applications, plus 6K-ready performance, and scalability for production teams of any size. Learn more at www.studionetworksolutions.com/evo, or visit Studio Network Solutions at IBC Hall 7, Booth #7.H40.