News: MOG and Facilis – Partnering To Provide Combined And Powerful Broadcast Solutions
(Amsterdam, IBC 2014--September 9, 2014) MOG, the leading provider of MXF and centralized ingest solutions today announced its partnership with Facilis Technology, by combining mxfSPEEDRAIL centralized ingest solutions with TerraBlock shared storage system.
MOG’s mxfSPEEDRAIL technology allows users to take the maximum efficiency of their production workflows with an array of centralized ingest solutions, and Facilis’ TerraBlock shared storage increases performance and accelerates the post-production process. Both products address complex multi-platform environments, enabling collaboration among diverse applications and formats. When combining both, customers will achieve the maximum efficiency in production workflows.
The mxfSPEEDRAIL file-based solution reduces costs and provides a fast turnaround of content for post-production, playback and file archiving by integrating the essential components of the creation process into a single and unified platform. TerraBlock is a collaborative, high performance shared storage solution that supports 8 Gbps and 16 Gbps fiber channel and 1 Gbps and 10 Gbps Ethernet through the Facilis Shared File System.
The innovative mxfSPEEDRAIL technology can seamlessly integrate with TerraBlock, streamlining file-based and SDI ingest workflows and enabling a collaborative environment among ingest, storage, project resource management and creative environments.
When combining the mxfSPEEDRAIL ingest platform and TerraBlock high performance storage with creative post production tools like Avid, Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere, facilities can take advantage of a completely centralized production environment.
“While looking for robust solutions that can easily interoperate with mxfSPEEDRAIL we found Facilis to be a great shared storage partner that can enhance mxfSPEEDRAIL capabilities.” Says, Rui Pereira, MOG’s COO. “Both solutions can empower production workflows by delivering powerful and efficient tools to post production environments.”
“With the mxfSPEEDRAIL product, MOG has shown a clear understanding of the challenges faced by post-production and content creation professionals,” says James McKenna, VP Marketing, Facilis Technology “We’re excited that TerraBlock has been qualified as part of this compelling workflow.”
Based on open industry standards and offering state-of-the-art technology, MOG has been establishing itself in the market as the worldwide supplier for both Centralized Ingest Solutions and MXF Development Tools. For over a decade, MOG has been helping worldwide broadcasters and technology providers to increase the overall performance of its workflows while migrating for file-based environments, ensuring high interoperability between systems and formats.
MOG aims to exceed media challenges and to break the workflow boundaries by delivering fully interoperable solutions to the broadcast industry. For more information visit: http://www.mog-technologies.com.
About Facilis Technology
Facilis Technology, Inc. designs and builds high-capacity, turnkey shared storage networks for television, film and all other aspects of post-production. Facilis Technology delivers cost-effective, high-bandwidth storage solutions that enable a more efficient workflow for content creators.
The company’s world-class technical support and meticulous in-house integration of each turnkey solution have earned Facilis a loyal customer base and esteemed reputation in the industry. Its consultative selling process ensures that all Facilis solutions will fit seamlessly into facility environments of all shapes and sizes and provide unmatched stability for years of uninterrupted production. For more information please visit: http://facilis.com