Small Tree Introduces TitaniumZ Line of Storage Systems
OAKDALE, MINN. — Small Tree introduced TitaniumZ, an all-in-one real-time
Ethernet-based shared storage solution designed and optimized for the demanding
needs of professional video editors requiring shared access to media files. Small
Tree said TitaniumZ is designed and tested to provide maximum performance for
real-time video editing workflows, and can support up to 24 video editing
workstations without needing an Ethernet switch.
Offered in three scalable models, Small Tree’s latest shared storage product can
be configured with up to 20 10GbE ports or 24 GbE ports with storage capacities
(raw) from 10 TB to 1 PB. TitaniumZ can be upgraded on site through advanced
ZFS technology, which enables servers to seamlessly integrate newly added
storage while keeping existing files intact.
TitaniumZ systems include simplified setup and management, RAID protection for
multimedia editing and Small Tree tech support. All three
TitaniumZ systems offer flexibility with the capability to work across
multiple protocols (AFP, SMB, NFS and iSCSI) and platforms, including Adobe
Creative Suite, Avid Media Composer, Avid Pro Tools, Apple Final Cut Pro 7,
Apple Final Cut Pro X and Autodesk Smoke.
Additionally, each TitaniumZ system
includes Mint project sharing software from Flavoursys —customers can purchase
a four- or eight-seat license—which offers project and media sharing for Avid
Media Composer. The system is available in a variety of drive configurations, from five to
144 supporting 16 to 144 concurrent ProRes 422 streams, with multiple network