Avid ISIS

Shared storage for media professionals

The Avid ISIS shared storage family is the cornerstone of media collaboration, providing the power, reliability, and storage capacity you need to sustain real-time workflows in the most demanding environments—regardless of workgroup size. Get unrivalled performance and collaboration with ISIS online storage, and extend your capacity further with nearline storage to make the most of your media. Take media production to a whole new level—with greater performance and scalability than ever before.

ISIS | 7500

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The Cornerstone of 4K Collaboration

With today’s consumerisation of content creation and accelerated digitization of assets, having a reliable online system to store, protect, and optimize media is critical. Building on the proven technology and success of the ISIS 7000, ISIS | 7500 delivers unparalleled SD, HD, and 4K performance and collaboration capabilities, maximizing workflow efficiency for larger broadcast and media enterprise facilities. And it offers greater storage capacity and scalability—up to 3 PB of raw storage with the new i8000 storage blades—delivering a much lower overall TCO to handle your needs now and in the future. Unlike standard storage systems, ISIS | 7500 is designed for media production, assuring real-time media delivery, while protecting what matters most—your assets.

Built for professional collaboration

ISIS | 7500 is designed by media professionals for media professionals to address their unique storage needs. Not only does it enable collaboration, it encourages it, allowing more than 300 Avid and non-Avid editors to connect concurrently and simultaneously share and edit the same SD, HD, and high-res media in real time. Because ISIS empowers teams across the entire production, projects can move in parallel and be completed faster. In addition, you can easily scale any workgroup or workspace on the fly to handle changes quickly.

A smarter, more open workflow

More than just shared storage, ISIS | 7500 is a workflow-connected platform that tightly integrates with Avid ingest, asset management, editing, and playout systems for a completely optimized end-to-end workflow. Plus, it now supports 4K and Ultra HD collaborative workflows; more third-party applications, including Premiere Pro, Smoke, Final Cut Pro X, and DaVinci Resolve; and a wide variety of high-res media formats, including REDCODE 5K, 4K DCI (DPX), ProRes, XAVC, and Sony F55 RAW 4K.

Elegant simplicity, with exceptional power

From intuitive, web-based system management tools to the highly efficient file system, ISIS | 7500 is the easiest, most reliable way to store assets, accelerate editorial, and scale capacity, access, and bandwidth. Thanks to its self-balancing distributed architecture and metadata management, you gain more time to focus on creative work, as the system intelligently handles data redistribution, media mirroring, and other tasks to deliver predictable performance under all load conditions.

Proven and trusted by the industry

Over 3,000 broadcast and post-production customers worldwide have made ISIS their storage solution of choice. That’s because ISIS provides absolute peace of mind with proven reliability, redundancy, and protection. With ISIS | 7500, it’s easier than ever to accelerate your production efficiency now and have the scalability and workflows you need for the future.

ISIS | 5500

cw_700x700_ISIS5500Get the unrivaled performance, protection, and real-time SD, HD, and/or 4K collaboration you need to accelerate editorial workflows in a smaller, more affordable, shared media storage system for post production, small broadcast, education, and corporate environments. The successor to the popular ISIS 5000, ISIS | 5500 offers even greater scalability, collaboration, and value, to fit smaller budgets and workgroups.

Built for real-time collaboration

ISIS | 5500 is designed to address the needs of media professionals. Not only does it enable collaboration, it encourages it, allowing up to 90 Avid and non-Avid editors to connect concurrently and simultaneously access the same media in real time. Work with high-res media—in real time—with support for third-party 2K/4K creative applications. Share up to 8 million files. Scale workspaces on the fly. And with the new 64 TB configuration, you can easily expand your system to over 300 TB of RAID 5 protected usable storage.

A smarter, more open workflow

More than just shared storage, ISIS | 5500 is a workflow-connected platform that tightly integrates with Avid ingest, asset management, editing, and playout systems for a completely optimized end-to-end workflow. Plus, it now supports 4K and Ultra HD collaborative workflows; more third-party applications, including Premiere Pro, Smoke, Final Cut Pro X, and DaVinci Resolve; and a wide variety of high-res media formats, including REDCODE 5K, 4K DCI (DPX), ProRes, XAVC, and Sony F55 RAW 4K.

Elegant simplicity, with exceptional power

From intuitive, web-based system management tools to the highly efficient file system, ISIS | 5500 is the easiest, most reliable way to store assets, accelerate editorial, and scale capacity, access, and bandwidth. Thanks to its self-balancing distributed architecture and metadata management, you gain more time to focus on creative work, as the system intelligently handles data redistribution to deliver predictable performance under all load conditions.

Proven and trusted

Over 3,000 broadcast and post-production customers worldwide have made ISIS their storage solution of choice. That’s because ISIS provides absolute peace of mind with proven reliability, redundancy, and protection. With ISIS | 5500, it’s easier than ever to accelerate your production efficiency now, with room to grow in the future.

ISIS | 2500

cw_700x700_ISIS2500OverviewExpand your media storage beyond real-time production with high-performance, workflow-connected, scalable nearline storage that makes housing and monetizing media easier. ISIS | 2500 delivers up to 1.6 PB of raw disk-based capacity to streamline media production, and delivers the reliability and protection you need—in even the most demanding environments.

Extend your workflow

Combined with ISIS online storage and other Avid workflows, ISIS | 2500 opens your production possibilities further. Store and play back any and all media, from proxy files for rough cut editing, to SD, HD, and high-res material. Access content from Media Composer | Cloud (formerly Interplay Sphere) for remote work. Restore assets from archive for repurposing content across new channels.Create a media pre-staging area for upcoming events or seasonal content. Even enable feed and file-based ingest to house media before moving it either to online storage for production and/or into archive.

Monetize your media

These days, media production is more than just the TV show, news program, movie, or other project at hand. It can involve creating new content for promos, social channels, subscription and on-demand services, and mobile platforms. ISIS | 2500 offers the high capacity and integrated workflows you need to build up and house a permanent library of high-res assets and readily available content that you can locate and deliver quickly as needed.

Purpose built for large-scale media storage

Optimized for rich media, ISIS | 2500 boosts your online storage capabilities with high-capacity nearline storage that offers speedy browse and restore capabilities not available with data tape libraries. Plus, it features a self-balancing, distributed file system and robust RAID 6 protection, which, when combined with ISIS | 5500 or ISIS | 7500, offers great cost efficiency per terabyte.

Proven and trusted by the industry

Over 3,000 broadcast and post-production customers—including the top 10 broadcasters in the world—have made ISIS their storage solution of choice. That’s because ISIS provides absolute peace of mind with proven reliability, redundancy, and protection. And with more affordable pricing and greater scalability, it’s easier than ever to store and protect your media assets now, with room to grow in the future.

ISIS | 1000

ISIS1000Get the industry-proven performance and reliability of ISIS in a more affordable, entry-level storage system designed for independent editors, audio post pros, and smaller post-production houses. ISIS | 1000 offers real-time editorial collaboration and the bandwidth you need to accelerate any media workflow. Plus, advanced file management enables you to work with Avid and third-party systems, with the data protection, flexibility, and scalability only Avid can deliver.

Get the power and reliability of ISIS within easy reach

Over 3,000 of the world’s top broadcast and post-production studios have made ISIS their storage solution of choice. Now, with ISIS | 1000, you get the proven performance, reliability, and scalability of ISIS in a more affordable, easy-to-use system that’s designed to speed up editorial efficiency, while protecting your assets. Connect multiple editors simultaneously for real-time collaboration. Keep production moving with automatic media-aware drive repairs. And quadruple your storage capacity and bandwidth easily as your business grows.

Maximize efficiency—your way

As a component of the Avid MediaCentral Platform, ISIS | 1000 is designed to be used with both Avid and third-party editing and asset management tools you know and love. Accelerate your workflow, whether using Media Composer, Pro Tools, Apple Final Cut Pro, or Adobe Premiere. And manage media through easy integration with third-party asset management software. Plus, ISIS | 1000 works with inexpensive NETGEAR and Dell switches, eliminating the need for costly and complex network switches.

Experience simplicity with exceptional performance

Forget the fear of managing a sophisticated, network-enabled media storage and sharing system. ISIS | 1000 makes system set-up and management easy, so you can focus on your work—not on becoming an IT expert. Plus, its self-balancing, distributed architecture and metadata management intelligently handles data redistribution, media protection, and other tasks automatically, so you get predictable performance under all load conditions.

Maximize your business potential

Unlike inexpensive storage drives that can only be used with one… workstation… at… a… time, greatly slowing down productivity when editing media, ISIS | 1000 puts the “flow” back in your workflow, enabling up to 24 contributors to access and share the same assets simultaneously, greatly accelerating production. Plus, its rock-solid data protection technology prevents media loss, so you can confidently complete projects faster, boost your reputation, and win more of the work you want.