Avid, Quantum create flexible new archive storage options

Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) said that Avid® has developed a connector for the company´s Interplay® | MAM system and Quantum´s StorNext Storage Managerâ„¢ that enables seamless integration of Quantum archive storage systems into Avid environments.

The Avid connector for StorNext Storage Manager gives users the ability to access and control StorNext® archive and restore functions through Interplay | MAM.

In addition to developing a solution that enables tight integration of Avid Interplay | MAM with Quantum archive solutions, Avid also has joined the Quantum Advantage Programâ„¢. This program provides a platform for partners to test and qualify their technology with Quantum offerings and provide integrated, best-in-class solutions that deliver enhanced value to customers´ workflows.

Quantum provides 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.