ATTO Announces Ethernet Adapter Certifications for Avid NEXIS Storage Solutions

ATTO is the only vendor with Avid certified 40GbE and 10GbE connectivity across macOS®, Windows® and Linux®

Dec 02, 2020

ATTO Technology, Inc., a global leader of network, storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments for over 30 years, announced that ATTO FastFrame™ N312, N322, N352 Ethernet Adapters, and ATTO ThunderLink® N3 3102 and NS 3252 Thunderbolt™ 3 adapters have been certified for use with Avid NEXIS® and Avid NEXIS® | PRO collaborative shared storage solutions.

These latest certifications make ATTO Technology the only vendor that provides Avid® certified 40GbE and 10GbE connectivity across multiple operating systems. The ATTO and Avid combination allows users to collaborate in the most demanding editing environments and achieve the highest performance levels needed for today’s professional media workflows.

ATTO ThunderLink adapters and Network Interface Cards are well-positioned to provide the latest 40GbE and 10GbE connectivity to Avid NEXIS and Avid NEXIS | PRO storage solutions,” said Ed Harper, Director, Product Management at Avid Technology. “With this certification, content creators working in macOS®, Windows® and Linux® environments are assured of a fully tested and supported, high-performance option to handle the data-intensive requirements of digital media workloads.”

Avid’s high-performance software-defined storage systems enable real-time collaboration with performance that accelerates media workflows for creative teams. The advanced Avid NEXIS | FS file management system enhances collaboration and maximizes production efficiency by enabling editors to work with a host of tools from Avid, Adobe®, Apple, Autodesk, Blackmagic Design, and Grass Valley®.

“Pro media users know collaborative media workflows today push the performance envelope,” said Tom Kolniak, senior director, Marketing, Product Management and Alliances. “Avid shared storage, ATTO Ethernet Thunderbolt adapters and smart NICs give these users a certified, reliable and easy-to-use solution that allows them to concentrate on their work and not worry about the technology behind it.”

This certification is one in a long line of successful collaborations between ATTO and Avid who have partnered for over 25 years to help media and entertainment professionals work faster, better, and with more creative freedom.

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