Avid and ATTO Technology

Avid NEXIS and ISIS Shared Storage Array Solutions


Avid’s NEXIS family of shared storage systems give creative teams real-time editorial collaboration with performance that accelerates media workflows. The advanced Avid file management system enhances collaboration and maximizes production efficiency by enabling editors to work with a host of tools from Avid, Adobe, Apple®, Autodesk, Filmlight, Blackmagic, and Grass Valley.

ATTO Technology and Avid have an over 20-year history of creating collaborative solutions. Avid NEXIS shared storage backed by ATTO Thunderbolt™ 10GbE adapters allow users to work at higher resolutions and utilize more streams of SD, HD and 4K video. With a low-profile form factor and Thunderbolt 2 dual-port connectivity, ATTO's optical and copper ThunderLink® 10GbE adapters provide the most flexible and scalable connectivity for today's high bandwidth content creation environments. ATTO’s Advanced Data Streaming (ADS™) also ensures best-in-industry data transfers for high-bandwidth applications, resulting in better performance for end-users.

  • Only purpose built Thunderbolt connectivity product certified by Avid enabling seamless integration with Avid NEXIS shared storage systems.
  • Solution is backed by a solid proven Ethernet stack, data streaming expertise and extensive history in mac OS environments.
  • Supports a range of editing software in addition to Avid Media Composer, including Blackmagic Design, Autodesk Smoke, Flimlight Baselight, DaVinci Resolve, Adobe Premiere Pro, Apple Final Cut Pro X and Grass Valley EDIUS.

ATTO's FastFrame™ 10GbE NICs let users connect to high-speed 10GbE networks via copper or optical cabling. ATTO's FastFrame supports a wide variety of operating systems, including certification with Avid NEXIS in Microsoft Windows environments. A low power-consumption profile and managed latency enables a high ROI and lower OPEX in terms f data transferred per dollar spent on power, ideal for enterprise and broadcast-level networks. FastFrame NICs also provide the throughput necessary to enable editing of multiple streams of 4K video. ATTO 10GbE optical NICs ship with SFPs included, helping to reduce expenses in designing a 10GbE network.

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Compatible Operating Systems:

Windows
macOS®
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