SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) today announced it received the Innovative Security Products award for the new Xcellis™ high-performance scale-out tiered storage solution at the 2015 Top 10 Innovative Security Products Award Ceremony. The award recognizes companies advancing the state of the art in storage technologies designed to enhance security.
Explosive Growth in Video Surveillance Storage
The video surveillance market has seen rapid change and growth in the last year with the accelerated adoption of high-definition cameras, longer retention times for video-based data and the implementation of sophisticated analytical tools. Yet, tight budgets and high storage costs have forced security managers to make difficult trade-offs effecting their security mission. The need for an intelligent, scalable platform to store, manage and protect video data efficiently and cost-effectively to maximize its value has never been greater.
Xcellis Scale-out Storage Designed for Video Surveillance and Security Applications
Quantum, through its Xcellis scale-out storage solution, provides a simple-to-manage surveillance storage foundation that can grow under a single file system designed specifically for video applications. This foundation enables a tiered approach to storage architectures for surveillance and security applications, which leverages high-performance disk, high-capacity disk, file-based tape and the cloud. The tiered system enables customers to meet their total capacity needs more cost-effectively and optimize their storage infrastructure based on budget, retention policies and access requirements, yet make it easy to manage under a single file system, reducing IT intervention and management costs.
The Top 10 Innovative Security Products Award Ceremony focuses on the latest innovations in public security solutions in China. Hosted by the Shenzhen Security and Protection Industry Association, CPS.com.cn, China Public Security Magazine and journalists of Smart China, this year's event took place Jan. 7 at Window of the World in Shenzhen, China.
- Yan Jun, Manager of Public Security Industry Association and CPS Magazine: "We are honored to recognize Quantum by awarding them a 2015 Top 10 Innovative Security Products award. Quantum Xcellis scale-out storage helps organizations in China capture more video surveillance video at higher resolutions while substantially reducing costs."
- Wayne Arvidson, Vice President, Surveillance and Security Solutions, Quantum: "Customers who adopt intelligent, scalable storage as the foundation of their new surveillance and security system leave more budget for cameras, analytics and other tools focused on the mission of protecting people and property."
- Learn more about Quantum video surveillance solutions: www.quantum.com/solutions/video-surveillance/index.aspx
- Read about Xcellis workflow storage: www.quantum.com/products/scale-out-storage/xcellis/index.aspx
Quantum is a leading expert in scale-out storage, archive and data protection. The company's StorNext 5 platform powers modern high-performance workflows, enabling seamless, real-time collaboration and keeping content readily accessible for future use and re-monetization. More than 100,000 customers have trusted Quantum to address their most demanding content workflow needs, including large government agencies, broadcasters, research institutions and commercial enterprises. With Quantum, customers can Be Certain™ they have the end-to-end storage platform they need to manage assets from ingest through finishing and into delivery and long-term preservation. See how at www.quantum.com/stornext.
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