We at Polar HQ are pleased to announce we are expanding our MagStor portfolio. As of this month we will be offering the MagStor libraries. Starting at just 8 slots and going up to units which will enable you to grow up to 560 slots, these units offer storage capacity of between 96TB (uncompressed) to […]
PRESS RELEASE: MagStor LTO-8 Fibre Channel, Desktop Drives are HERE! Introducing the FC-HL8 MagStor are now offering one of the only LTO FC desktop tape drives. MagStor desktop LTO-8 tape drives with FC interface come standard with an 8Gb/sec. fibre channel interface. As with MagStor’s popular LTO-7/8 Thunderbolt 3 desktop drives, these LTO-8 FC drives […]
Take the Pain Out of Migration MagStor Release LTO Migration Unit with Thunderbolt 3 Whilst some are turning to the cloud for storage / archive for many, LTO Tape is still the most viable and cost effective choice. With most cloud options utilising LTO tape for their deep and long term storage also, it’s easy […]
• • What to See At IBC Show 2018 Let the Polar Bears take you through some of the stands you really shouldn’t miss below, our Suppliers. There will be European debuts and new releases to name a few. At Polar we believe it is never too late to organise or book in a meeting […]
MagStor announce the appointment of Polar Graphics as their exclusive UK & European Distributor
“Breaking The Tape Barrier” HYPERTAPE: Based on dnaLTFS technology: The NEW Randomly Accessible Tape Storage MediaFrom StorageDNA FAST With dnaLTFS using LTO-8: Get speeds of 300MB/Sec & 12TB of raw capacity storage SIMPLE Accessing and moving data becomes’As easy as 1, 2, 3′ DIRECT ACCESS Improves LTFS by enabling direct file access with applications you […]
Introduction We have recently added the ability for multiple generations of LTO tape drives to co-exist in the same library/autoloader. This new feature will allow LTO-5/6/7/8 drives to co-exist in the same library in order to provide greatest user flexibility with regard to managing their archived content.
After a very promising and successful NAB, our three Polar bears made it back in one piece…albeit maybe one with the odd blister (we did forewarn comfy shoes!), minus a phone and maybe one or two story’s to tell…”what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas”…is that not how the saying goes?If you missed out on […]
StorageDNA are AVID CertifiedJust before NAB, it was announced that StorageDNA officially became an Avid Certified Alliance Partner. They are one of a few to be selected for AVID’s unique collection of innovative solutions with, connectivity to the Avid MediaCentral Platform.
HURRY, ENDS SOON!!Have you heard about the StorageDNA appreciation bundle? If you are an existing StorageDNA customer NOW is the time to take advantage of this amazing offer.Around for a limited time only, you have till the 31st December 2016 to purchase. It’s still not too late.Contact the Polar Bears now for further informationORSee a breakdown […]
DNAevolution and LTO-7 Go Beyond Archive The Current WayAdd more StorageBecomes Expensive and Disruptive The NEW WayOffload to LTO-7Restore Faster then Ever
If you have, here is a rundown of what you have missed this month (October 2016)… DNAevolution lets you archive just the content linked to your sequence/timelines via ALE, AAF or XMLOVER 4 LTO-5 tapes can fit onto a single LTO-7 tapeDNAevolution creates an online catalog of files written to LTO & lets you easily […]
What is your Archive? We have a Solution with StorageDNA This month StorageDNA officially launch LTO-7 as the solution for extended nearline storage. If you’re looking to add disk-based storage, StorageDNA have the best long-term, cost effective solution using LTO-7 technology.Their solution is faster and it’s smarter. FasterNo HSMLTO-7 speeds up to 300 MB/Sec SmarterAvid and […]