ISILON and ATEME team for enhanced media processing performance

Paris, August 29th, 2011. ISILON and ATEME announced today an extended partnership to support high performance content processing for video delivery to multiple screens. Today’s announcement builds on nearly two years of successful joint deployments for the world largest Video On Demand services in Americas, Europe and Asia.

By combining ISILON IQ Series scale out NAS storage and ATEME’s TITAN transcoding platform, service operators benefit from an increased throughput. The TITAN video processing speed is enhanced by ultra-fast storage, both for source files access and to write the processed content. Meanwhile the storage capacity expressed in number of titles is expanded by the superior compression efficiency of TITAN.

The partnership dramatically simplifies the operational challenges of multi-screen transcoding workflows. Installed in a matter of hours, the solution scales out linearly with the expansion of the content catalogue, the migration to HD, or as new output formats are added to support more viewing devices. It takes only minutes to add transcoding blades or storage capacity: No re-design, no downtime.

The combination of ISILON IQ NAS Storage and the ATEME TITAN Transcoder is proven and delivers content for more than forty million pay TV subscribers worldwide already. The partnership announced today will further simplify access to the solution for many more service operators as they move from tape to file based workflows or enhance their Video On Demand offerings.

About Isilon

ISILON logoIsilon, a division of EMC, is the global leader in scale-out NAS. We deliver powerful yet simple solutions for enterprises that want to manage their data, not their storage. Isilon’s products are simple to install, manage and scale, at any size. And, unlike traditional enterprise storage, Isilon stays simple no matter how much storage is added, how much performance is required or how business needs change in the future. We’re challenging enterprises to think differently about their storage, because when they do, they’ll recognize there’s a better, simpler way. Learn what we mean athttp://www.isilon.com.

About EMC

EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset — information — in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way. Additional information about EMC can be found at www.EMC.com.

About ATEME

ATEME is a world leading provider of MPEG-4 / H.264 and MPEG-2 bandwidth efficient compression technology. ATEME encoding solutions are deployed widely for broadcast contribution links, distribution, multi-screen live streaming, OTT and VOD applications.

EMC and Isilon are trademarks or registered trademarks of EMC Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. ATEME is a registered trademark of ATEME S.A All other trademarks used are the property of their respective owners.

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