Qumulo extends its lead in media and entertainment

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Qumulo, the leader in large-scale data storage and management, today announced that it continues to increase customer adoption, use case diversification and global expansion in the global media and entertainment (M&E) industry. After record momentum in its prior fiscal year (“FY22”), where Qumulo saw a customer expansion of over 40% and added over 200 new customers to its roster, the company now includes 9 of the top 10 media in the world. and entertainment companies among its more than 1,000 corporate clients. Qumulo continues to stand out with its production workload capabilities that enable M&E organizations around the world to easily manage unstructured data at scale.

As the media and entertainment industry continues to embrace the cloud and virtual collaboration, Qumulo’s deployment flexibility, unparalleled simplicity, and impressive petabyte-scale management efficiency make Qumulo the go-to software. storage of choice for in-house and remote creative work teams. From major movie studios, streaming networks, gaming and production houses to animation, post-production and visual effects companies, Qumulo helps innovators capture, collaborate and deliver creativity so audiences around the world can benefit from it.

“Data has never been more important. For media and entertainment companies, it holds the power to transport us to new worlds captured in the minds of innovative creative teams such as animators, visual effects designers and post-production teams,” said Ben Gitenstein, vice president of product at Qumulo. “Qumulo’s modern infrastructure removes limitations and scales to meet the most demanding performance requirements, enabling customers to accelerate innovation and increase collaboration. We can manage, store and protect exabytes of file data whether in on-premises or cloud environments and that’s why customers continue to choose Qumulo, and why we excel in industries like media and entertainment.

Qumulo File System provides reliable, high-performance data access to accelerate creativity and collaboration, plus robust management, storage, and protection for 4K and 8K content at petabyte scale and beyond in on-premises and public cloud environments. Qumulo is designed to provide support and visibility for billions of files, with easy scalability to enable rapid growth and expansion.

Leading media and entertainment studios around the world use different Qumulo solutions – from AWS Quick Start for Qumulo Cloud Q to Qumulo real-time analytics dashboard. Read on to learn more about how customers are leveraging Qumulo to accelerate innovation and grow their business:

“Qumulo on AWS gives us the performance gains needed over object stores and the ability to use our highly active file data at any scale in the cloud. Qumulo, with its capacity-based consumption options, enables our business and IT teams to work together on our digital projects without compromising the choice of how we manage our unstructured data or control costs,” said Graham Peddie , chief operating officer at Cinesite. . “Qumulo has allowed us to strengthen Cinesite’s competitive position within the industry.”

“Since we deployed the Qumulo file data platform, the game has changed. The platform allows us to spin up a thousand computers in minutes, not days or weeks. This advantage is only “a start. We’re confident we can scale up to three thousand nodes. The cloud-based solution gives us the flexibility to scale faster and deliver the power our artists need,” said Curtis Linstead, Admin system at Raynault.

“Qumulo’s analytics dashboard allows us to quickly see which folders are using the most space and identify bad actors to see who’s consuming bandwidth. As an administrator, you don’t realize how important this is until you face it. We can quickly find where the biggest offenders are. Being able to examine the entire file system – exploring the 19 million files we had at the time, used to take around eight hours. Now it’s instant,” said Saham Ali, vice president of technology at Falcon’s Creative Group.

“The size of the films we are working on are increasing. If we double the production quantity, we do it four times because the images will be larger. This means that it will be x8 the amount of disk space needed to do all of this. That’s why Qumulo is a very good solution for us. It is very easy to add new modules and increase storage,” said Franceso Grisi, CEO of EDI.

Qumulo enables media and entertainment customers to enjoy:

  • Fast and reliable user responsiveness for all multimedia applications

  • Cloud-native software that enables creative teams to work anywhere in the world

  • Accelerate the editorial experience in the cloud with Studio Q AWS Quick Start

  • Burst cloud computing power for rendering

  • API-centric design for simple application integration to automate workflows

Attending this year’s National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show in Las Vegas April 23-27? Schedule a meeting or meet us at booth N1721 where we’ll showcase our next-generation file data platform through presentations and demos.

To learn more about how Qumulo can help you modernize your infrastructure or help you manage file data in your enterprise at scale, contact us today, request a demo, or test Qumulo yourself for see innovation in action.

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About Qumulo, Inc.

Qumulo is the revolutionary leader in simplifying the management of data in its native file form at scale in hybrid cloud environments. Its high-performance file data platform is designed to store, manage, and build workflows and applications with data in its native file form at scale on-premises and in the public cloud. Qumulo is trusted by Fortune 500 companies, major motion picture and animation studios, and some of the world’s largest research facilities to easily manage the full lifecycle of data from ingest, transformation, publishing and archiving with cost-effective capacity, dynamic scalability and automatic encryption. , real-time visibility, and an advanced API that allows customers to easily integrate Qumulo into their ecosystem and workflows. www.qumulo.com.

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