SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/15/13 -- Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, today announced Avail-TVN's On Demand Group has selected Quantum's StorNext® appliances to manage its ever-growing digital assets. On Demand Group is a division of Avail-TVN, the largest global provider of advanced video services. Working with both service providers and content owners, Avail-TVN is focused on providing its global customer base solutions that simplify content management and distribution, and enable the monetization of content. The company works with more than 300 service providers in more than 25 countries.
"As a leading multiplatform video specialist, we are faced with an ever-increasing volume of digital assets to be managed and protected in various formats," said Allan Dembry, Chief Technology Officer at On Demand. "With a volume of data of over 750 terabytes today, we are projecting a tremendous growth, reaching 3 petabytes to 5 petabytes three years from now. We need to address these challenges with a powerful solution capable of managing and preserving our precious digital assets while optimizing our storage resources and costs. After reviewing a number of solutions, we chose Quantum StorNext, a proven, scalable and robust solution that met all our requirements."
Avail-TVN and On Demand Group selected a Quantum StorNext storage management solution consisting of Quantum's pre-built and pre-configured M330 Metadata Appliance, M660 Metadata Appliance, a StorNext Q-Series QD6000 high-performance storage array, and StorNext AEL6000 archive enabled libraries for LTO-based tape archiving.
Quantum is a proven global expert in data protection and big data management, providing specialized storage solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments. From small businesses to major enterprises, more than 50,000 customers trust Quantum to help maximize the value of their data by protecting and preserving it over its entire lifecycle. With Quantum, customers can Be Certain they're able to adapt in a changing world -- keeping more data longer, bridging from today to tomorrow, and reducing costs. See how at www.quantum.com/BeCertain.
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