We’re delighted to announce that PixStor 5, the latest version of our high-performance software-defined storage and data management platform, has been awarded TVB Europe’s Best of Show at IBC2019 in Amsterdam. The award honours innovation and outstanding product development in Media and Entertainment and adds to the accolades we received at NAB earlier this year, when PixStor 5 was named as The NAB Show 2019 Product of the Year for Best New Storage Technology.
New PixStor features include
Secure container services:
This new feature unlocks true multi-tenancy from a single storage fabric to enable broadcasters, studios and post-production organisations to easily deploy secure data environments, aligned to industry security standards – without crippling productivity and creativity.
Cloud workflow flexibility:
PixStor expands your workflows cost-effectively into the cloud with fully-automated seamless deployment to cloud marketplaces, enabling hybrid workflows for burst render and cloud-first workflows.
PixStor is now available in Google Cloud Platform (GCP) – enabling creative organisations to rapidly expand on-premise render pipelines into Google Cloud, whilst still enjoying all the performance, scalability and data management benefits of an on-premise PixStor deployment. Learn more.
Ngenea, our flagship data traffic mechanism:
To drive global collaborative Artist-Anywhere workflows with seamless tiering across multiple locations
and Cloud platforms.
Enhanced search capabilities:
Using the latest machine learning and artificial intelligence cloud-based tools to drive powerful media indexing and search capabilities, PixStor users can perform fast, easy and accurate content searches across the entire global namespace.
Deep granular analytics:
With “single pane of glass management” and user-friendly dashboards, PixStor provides a holistic view of the entire filesystem and delivers business-relevant metrics to reinforce storage strategies.
Technology Evangelist of The Year
It’s been a fantastic week for our team, who have not only been recognised for our technical innovation and excellence but also for our talented people. Andrew Wierzan, Pixit Media’s technology evangelist, has been awarded Technology Evangelist of the Year at the Tech Leaders Summit held at Royal Lancaster in London. The Tech Leaders Awards recognise leading figures at the forefront of this disruption and innovation, playing a central role in helping organisations use technology to its full potential as a driver of business value, both at the top line and bottom line, as well as in the public sector for the benefit of UK citizens.
“Andrew’s submission stood out for his passion and his commitment to bring others along for the journey. His conviction that technology and best practise within tech is a mean to all improve and innovate all aspects of life impressed the judges. He is an engaging ambassador for the industry and is a firm believer in the future of voice UI.”
– Tech Leaders Awards Judges Panel