Case Study - Mikros Image
Performant and Scalable Data Archiving platform to archive Petabytes video and audio productions.
Mikros Image is an award-winning, highly regarded French production services company that has long-standing relationships with a large number of customers and encompasses aspects of production and postproduction for feature animation, advertising, feature film and TV. The feature animation division has developed a proven and tested pipeline, built a strong team of artists and become a reference in this market. Its feature animation portfolio includes "Captain Underpants" or "Sherlock Gnomes".
Mikros Image uses storage and archiving systems intensively for the digital production which are generated by different production servers. The primary storage are Quantum StorNext SAN and Hitachi HNAS. Once treatment completed, data are moved in an archive pools on on tape via NetVault through backup - restore procedures. The volume to be archived is rising the 1.7 Po of data per year. To handle their challenges, they would need an intelligent active archiving solution that allows to be reactive and able to master everything top - down in the tight delays. The solution must respond to the following criteria:
Strong scalable database.
Mikros Image choose NODEUM Entreprise, which brings the following benefits :
This solution provides advanced archiving capabilities and further more permit to abstract storage & pool behind a single file system.
As result, Nodeum fulfills the company requirements. The platform has an user-friendly interface and responds positively to the growing needs of Mikros Image in terms automation of data workflows and archiving :