SDNsquare wins NAB - IABM Game Changer Award 2014 for GRID network solution


Las Vegas, NAB 2014 - The IABM (International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers) has announced the winners of its prestigious Game Changer Awards during a cocktail reception at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. Winners were selected based on the innovation of their products and services, the benefits they bring to customers and the industry as a whole, as well as influence on the industry, impact potential over the next 12 months, and economic factors like ROI, cost of ownership and expected user savings.             

SDNsquare’s GRID is a disruptive network solution that provides 100% quality of service to handle bulk data in media production environments. The product allows to set up data paths and assures bandwidth guarantee to overcome the challenges of bursty high impact environments, such as file-based media production. The patented GRID Network, based on Software Defined networking virtualizes the network and alloes to set up end to end flows in the network. SDNsquare assembled efficiency, scalability and guaranteed performance to get the maximum out of the network fabric.

“We are very happy to receive that award, as it underlines our focus on IP in future media environments. We believe that our Software Defined Networking solution GRID will solve many performance and scalability issues, broadcasters and production houses will have to face in the near future. It is a crucial component move our industry to a fully IP based live video infrastructure”, says Lieven Vermaele, CEO of SDNsquare.

SDNsquare wins Storage Vision 2014 award for its WARP Media Data Center platform


Las Vegas, NV—January 5, 2014. Today SDNsquare, provider of future-proof storage and network solutions has the Professional Media and Entertainment Class Storage Award for its Media Data Center Platform WARP.  The Thirteenth Annual Storage Visions Conference (partner program to the 2014 International CES) awards were presented during the reception at the end of the first day of the show at the Riviera Hotel Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The awards recognized companies advancing the state of the art in storage technologies utilized in consumer electronics, the media and entertainment industries, visionary products for the digital content value chain and digital storage media and entertainment end users.

SDNsquare’s WARP Media Data Center is an outstanding and high linear scaled and fully granular clustered storage & computing platform to sustain real-time workflows up to 8K in the most demanding environments.  The future-proof platform guarantees performance to whatever format is run on top. Its high-performance software-based file-management platform allows you to dramatically increase your workflow productivity by running and adapting applications directly on the WARP where needed. The WARP cluster creates a unified pool of highly efficient storage, with a proven 100% percent storage utilization rate at guaranteed performance. Therefore, less physical storage is required to house the same amount of data—reducing capital and operating costs.

“We are very grateful and honored to the Storage Vision organizers to have received this award,” said Lieven Vermaele, SDNsquare CEO and co-founder. “Innovation is core to us at SDNsquare and we will continue to invest in ourselves and partner with our customers to create outstanding and predictable solutions with guaranteed performance.”

SDNsquare is presenting at Storage Vision conference over its core technology and exhibits his products at the event.