Stardom – Cost Effective RAID and Storage Modules

Latest 3 minute video from NAB 2016:https://youtu.be/9E5NOjnomRA?list=PLyndVPwMfY2yulzBnDQVvP1JD6vUjXsMc At NAB Stardom recently showed their complete range of products and the new ST2-TB two bay – a new Thunderbolt RAID ideal for video applications providing up to 16TB of storage  https://youtu.be/w4eel9ri5o4  Stardom ST4-TB Thunderbolt RAID for VideoLatest 4 Bay RAID enclosure from Stardom offering up to 32TB of RAID storage -more […]

StorageDNA – Sony Optical Disk Archive

There was a Lot of Interest in this NEW Technology at IBC 2015, Here is a FAQ Created by StorageDNA DNAevolution Optical FAQ – What is DNAevolution Optical?DNAevolution Optical is a combined software & hardware storage solution, providing a new option for media professionals to better manage their media pipelines. Key highlights include:Built upon proven Sony Optical Disc […]

Shed Media Invests in Stardom Storage

 The Stardom SR2 Offers Great Value for Money and Perfomance in a Small Chassis Shed Media Group, a leading producer and distributor of audio visual content has purchased a number of Stardom SOHORAID SR2 storage units. The Group now has over 20 of the two bay units which it configures with various capacity hard drives. These […]

Stardom ST4-TB Thunderbolt RAID for Video

Latest 4 Bay RAID Enclosure from Stardom Offering up to 32TB of RAID Storage Thunderbolt RAID Bringing Speed to a Small RAID EnclosureThunderbolt 2 technology in the ST4-TB is phenomenally fast. The two Thunderbolt 2 ports on ST4-TB feature dual 20-Gbps channels for data transfer and that’s up to four times faster than USB 3. But […]

Happy Holidays and Broadcast Year Review 2015

 Our Christmas Opening Times and a Short Review of the Main Features of this YearAll at Polar would like to wish you a very Happy Christmas and a prosperous new year.Opening Times – Our office will be closed at 12pm on 24th December and will re-open 4th January  2015 Broadcast Year In Review:In the Archive WorldThis […]

Stardom – Low Cost Raid for Video

SR2 and SR4 Stand Alone RAID Enclosures Offer Value and Performance Two of our best selling products in the Stardom range are the SR2 and SR4 drive enclosures. They both support up to 8TB drives so you can store a massive amount of data in a small box with the peace of mind of RAID protection.  With […]

Come and See the Latest StorageDNA LTO Tape Archive in Soho London

StorageDNA Open Day – October 22nd 2015 We are holding a StorageDNA Showcase in London at Kettner’s Soho on 22 October 2015. Come by for an afternoon or evening session where we will showcase the new features in DNAevolution® V4.0. Learn more about our new Infinity Series line of LTO libraries, which can scale up to 1.4 Petabytes […]

New Products for IBC 2015

New Storage and Signal Processing products from our Suppliers for this Years Show in Amsterdam  Obviously 4K and Ultra HD is going to be a big story at IBC. Here is Polar MD Peter Rowsell talking about the new products showing at this years IBC 2015:https://youtu.be/dcE_zGALarE  Storage DNA & Sony Optical Disk Archive(ODA) – Revolutionary Media StorageWe […]

Storage for 4K and UHD Video Resolutions

With UHD and 4K you are working at such high resolutions that the need exists to have high speed storage for 2K, 4K and UHD video – Polar Graphics offer a range of solutions to suit all needs Storage DNA – Manage the content wave!Currently, the majority of productions will be finished at the HD resolution of […]

Thunderbolt RAID for Broadcast Applications – Stardom DR8-TB

Thunderbolt to 6Gb/s SAS/SATA RAID Stardom are offering a new 8 bay rack mounted low cost Thunderbolt RAID. The DR8-TB provides 10Gb/s Thunderbolt™ (2-Port) interfaces and is compatible with 3.5” SATA III drives up to 4TB. It can be configured into various storage modes – JBOD / RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 5 / […]

IBC 2015 New Products Preview – At a glance

Here is our Handy – At a Glance Preview of our IBC 2015  This year’s IBC is sure to see a lot of talk about 4K and Ultra HD there are lots of new products and features from the manufactures we represent.  Storage DNA & Sony Optical Disk Archive(ODA)Revolutionary Media Storage – Stand No.  7.B42With the industry […]

Storage DNA – LTO/LTFS Tape Archive Solutions for Media

 StorageDNA Explained in 1 Minute:Hard Drives Fail. Can you Afford to Lose 3-8% of YOUR Content?LTO Archive PREVENTS Data LossThis report – Hard Drive Reliability Stats for Q4 2015  shows that hard drive failure is a reality of modern computing. If you have content stored on hard drives it could be at risk. Storage DNA offer a […]

Storage DNA – Media Intelligent LTO LTFS Archive Solutions – UK & EMEA Representation

Polar Graphics are Appointed Representatives for StorageDNA for UK & EMEA We have many years of selling and supporting storage systems and the Storage DNA range compliments our existing products providing intelligent archive solutions. We can now offer complete workflow from fast ingest to direct attached/shared storage and archiving. Come and see the power of Sony ODA […]

New Products for NAB 2015

StorageDNA, Bluefish444, Apantac and Stardom all represented by Polar will Exhibit NEW Products and Features at the NAB Show in Las Vegas  StorageDNA will also show their LTO Archive Products – Booth SL10621Live demos every hour: LTO LTFS nearline & archive workflows WORKFLOW DEMO – Avid and Adobe Project-based Backup and Archive Discover how DNA Evolution can provide […]

Thunderbolt Raid Enclosure – Stardom DR8-TB – Stardom DR8-TB

Thunderbolt to 6Gb/s SAS/SATA RAID Stardom are offering a new 8 bay rack mounted low cost thunderbolt RAID enclosure. The DR8-TB provides 10Gb/s Thunderbolt™ (2-Port) interfaces and is compatible with 3.5” SATA III drives up to 4TB. It can be configured into various storage modes – JBOD / RAID 0 / RAID 1 / RAID 5 […]