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XDT announces Version 4 of its Catapult Server at NAB 2012XDT`s highly efficient WAN and LAN transfer technology now starting at US$1,995, providing networked transfers at up to Gigab (March 29, 2012)
XDT Pty Ltd announces that version 4 of its Catapult Server product will be available at NAB 2012 (SU10729). This latest update includes new powerful syncing options, custom transfer filters and notifications. Additionally, XDT puts forward a new cost effective, entry level pricing plan for its suite of Catapult products.
Customers can now purchase a Catapult Server license at only US$1,995, which includes unlimited Slingshot clients, SlingshotCopy command line clients, network bandwidth of up to 1Gbit, Catapult Control web based management and extensive transfer reporting and comprehensive user auditing.
“The new pricing for Catapult Server represents great opportunity and value for customers”, says Erik Otto, CEO at XDT. “The entry level product will make our leading edge technology available to customers that would not usually have the budget to invest in proprietary transfer applications and hence resort to FTP based solutions.”
Catapult Server is a powerful solution for corporate, broadcast and post production users offering:
* Fast and secure software-based data transfer application that works over any existing WAN and LAN network.
* High-speed transfers to remote locations or cloud based storage
* A comprehensive feature set for syncing, data migration, backup and disaster recovery
* Support for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux operating platforms across all server and client applications.
* Perfect fit for all frame-based workflows with its sequence-aware transfer protocol
Catapult technology– High WAN and LAN data transfers
XDT’s innovative Catapult technology has redefined networked LAN and WAN transfers and review. Its Catapult suite of products delivers unprecedented point-to-point performance by utilizing standard LAN and WAN networking infrastructure. The Catapult® protocol addresses the shortcomings of common network protocols such as FTP, NFS and CIFS and bridges the gap between local and wide area transfers, which extends to remote review of uncompressed frame sequences, JPEG2000 transit compression and Autodesk StoneFS integration.
Using any standard network interconnect, Catapult® Server is capable of delivering the same local throughput performance of storage arrays between local or wide area network connected systems. Speeds of up 1GB/s can be reached over a single 10GbE connection.
About XDT Pty Ltd:
XDT Pty. Ltd. is a developer of advanced software-based solutions for high-speed data transfers and frame review. Its unique Catapult® technology redefines WAN and LAN transfers providing the ability to saturate virtually any network interconnect. Maximizing available bandwidth combined with highly efficient disk writes for post-production workflows.
The Catapult® protocol addresses the shortcomings of common network protocols such as FTP, NFS and CIFS and bridges the gap between local and wide area transfers, which extends to film scanning and remote review of uncompressed frame sequences. Using any standard network interconnect, Catapult® Server is capable of delivering the same local throughput performance of storage arrays to LAN or WAN connected systems.
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