Quantum's platform integrates a turnkey deployment of Quantum StorNext shared storage, Quantum CatDV, and options to add Petabyte-scale archiving capacity. CatDV is an agile asset management and workflow orchestration platform that provides asset management, automation and collaboration tools for organizations with large volumes of digital media. With the option to choose NVIDIA GPU-based transcoding, broadcasters can accelerate content transcoding workflows.
CatDV is an agile asset management and workflow orchestration platform that provides powerful asset management, automation, and collaboration tools for any organization that manages large volumes of digital media. The platform delivers a wide variety of media-centric capabilities, including traditional PAM, MAM, and DAM, sophisticated workflow automation, and fully customized applications.CatDV deployments create transparency and visibility, ensure best practices are followed and increases team productivity. CatDV unlocks value in our client’s media, saving time, money, and stress, whether deployed on-premises or in the cloud, across traditional and object storage tiers.The latest version of CatDV software is a key part of recently introduced solutions including Quantum’s Web Scale Content Archive Reference Architecture and Quantum’s Collaborative Workflow Solution for creative teams. The Collaborative Workflow Solution is an example of the extreme performance possible with a tight integration of software, hardware, and services.
This innovative solution integrates a turnkey, ready-for-production deployment of Quantum StorNext shared storage, Quantum CatDV, and a range of options for adding archiving capacity into the Petabyte range and beyond. With the option to choose NVIDIA GPU-based transcoding, broadcasters can dramatically accelerate content transcoding workflow steps.
New features and capabilities of Quantum’s latest version of CatDV Asset Management Platform include:
•New real-time comment and notifications on clips keyed to timeline code
•New Review and Approval workflow framework with two starter workflows (unanimous approval, or single approval and veto workflows)
•New Clip Stacking meta-folders for flexible content organization and versioning with separate Review and Approval flows for individual clips
•New StorNext filesystem metadata integration for dramatically efficient file-system operations on StorNext systems
•Faster duplicate file detection on file moves, copies, and re-names
•Improvements and updates for playback and export including rendering pipelines powered by NVIDIA RTX GPUs
•Extended support for image sequences, DPX and EXR content
•Improved performance and support for more camera RAW and native formats including Canon, Blackmagic and RED
•Proxy and mezzanine creation from Avid DNx media
•Docker deployment support via XML deployment configuration for rapid testing, evaluation, and cloud deployments
•Precision web playback support for Google Chrome and Firefox client scrubbing and clip annotation
•Extended theming and customization of Web client
•Multiple User Roles support and User Directory integration improvements for LDAP/SAML environments
•Native CatDV support for Two-Factor Authentication using authenticator applications