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Bright Technologies Collaborates with FalconStor to Enhance Hyper FS File Systems for MediaGU14 6RN (May 25, 2011)
Bright Technologies, Inc., developer of advanced file management technology for media, and FalconStor Software, developer of innovative, scalable, and open network storage solutions, are collaborating to enhance Hyper FS, FalconStor's file system for media.
"The requirements for a file system specializing in the media and entertainment industry are unique," said Bernie Wu, Vice President of Business Development at FalconStor Software. "Although we are highly experienced in storage networking, we were looking for a partner with in-depth knowledge and experience in this field. We are delighted to have found Bright Technologies."
"We are thrilled to support FalconStor in achieving their goal to accomplish a file system designed for the specific needs of the media and entertainment industry," said Ed Rodriguez, President and Chief Architect of Bright Technologies, Inc.
HyperFS simplifies the management of large files, while providing high-speed, low-latency file access across global repositories. It provides over 140 petabytes of scalable storage capacity and multiple gigabyte transmission bandwidth, and supports massive data sets, single files as large as 32TB, and concurrent heterogeneous multi-user access. Users are able to utilize storage resources more efficiently and share data from a single consolidated pool, thereby alleviating operational challenges and reducing operational costs. Running on any storage hardware, HyperFS provides full storage subsystem independence and support for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux clients.
Bright Technologies develops highly specialized technology for shared media environments. In the mid-1990s, Bright's core team began the development of the first file system for shared media. By 1999, Bright was the first company to address the core issues and challenges of file handling in media. Over the past 12 years, Bright has earned a reputation as an innovative, collaborative, problem-solving media software and technology developer. Based on this level of experience and vision for what's possible, Bright has developed and successfully marketed its current product line. Today, Bright Technologies provides the most advanced and sophisticated media file server in the industry, specifically designed to meet the needs of media file-based workflows including low-latency, high performance, best possible predictability and reliability. Bright Technologies, Inc., 10405 Double R Blvd, Reno, Nevada, USA. t: +1 775 823 9002 www.4bright.com
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