Media and Entertainment

You Focus on Creativity, We’ll Take Care of the Workflow

Your workflows demand fast, cost-effective production with room to grow. Trust the leader in end-to-end solutions for unmatched speed, performance and scalability.

Your Unique Needs, Our Expertise


  • Get the highest levels of productivity and availability to manage broadcast and media video assets in your workflow on one cost-effective platform
  • Speed from post-production to market with a media workflow that is centrally managed, automated and integrated on Hitachi converged infrastructure
  • Manage, deploy and monetize your assets on the web - including advertising and media-delivery workflows - with a singular solution
  • Rely on a Fast, Productive Workflow Partner

    Our converged solution for compute, network and storage delivers new levels of productivity, speed and capacity.

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The guys at Hitachi Data Systems really came through for us and worked with us in a different way. They came to us as a partner, totally comprehending the requirements and challenges we had, based on their experience of working this sector.

– Adam Scott, Director of Broadcast Operations, Foxtel

Scale Logic HyperFS


Designed for media workflow collaboration and sharing, HyperFS is a scalable, high-availability global file system that delivers high-bandwidth SAN and dynamic, on-the-fly scale-out NAS functionality. It offers flexibility for additional storage scalability and configurations.



Deliver workflows that keep content available in real time for multiple users

ATTO Technology has developed a comprehensive product portfolio to power all facets of media workflows. ATTO Celerity 16Gb Fibre Channel HBAs provide low-latency, high-bandwidth SAN connectivity for servers and workstations. ATTO ThunderLink devices connect Thunderbolt-enabled laptops to Fibre Channel and 10GbE networks and direct-attached SAS/SATA storage. Both product families include two key ATTO features: MultiPath Director, a proprietary driver that enables redundant data paths for failover protection and load-balancing; and Advanced Data Streaming (ADS), a latency management technology that ensures smooth, reliable data transfers.



Deliver workflow collaboration capability in video postproduction

Adobe Anywhere software and Hitachi compute and storage platforms work in unison as a turnkey solution to allow editors, visual effects artists, and other video professionals to work simultaneously on shared projects with centrally stored media. Adobe Anywhere is a collaborative workflow platform that enables deep collaboration for enterprise-level video production workflows. Adobe Anywhere operates across standard networks and requires no proprietary hardware. Its collaboration capabilities are embedded directly in the latest versions of Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Prelude CC, and After Effects CC.



Mastering media workflow

Dalet platforms and products offer targeted applications with key capabilities to address critical media workflow functions such as ingest, QC, edit, transcode and multiplatform distribution. Dalet supports customers from the initial planning stages to well beyond project execution. Its global presence includes 17 offices strategically located throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific, North America and South America, and a network of more than 60 professional partners serving 87 countries worldwide. This collective experience and knowledge enables customers to realize potential increases in productivity, efficiency and value of their assets.


QStar Technologies

Content life cycle management from production to archive in the cloud

QStar Network Migrator uses advanced policy management to monitor and automatically migrate less frequently used files from distributed servers to a central archive. Regardless of the physical location of the files, they remain fully accessible across the network from their original local file systems. Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) works with QStar Archive Manager and Network Migrator to provide solutions to media archive challenges. Archive Manager creates a CIFS/NFS gateway to HCP as well as data tapes, allowing greater flexibility and improved access control (ACL) support. The combined products support HCP and optionally removable tape libraries.


Scale Logic, Inc.

High-performance shared SAN and scale-out NAS for media postproduction

Hitachi Data Systems and Scale Logic have partnered to deliver a powerful solution to address the challenges of real-time media. Scale Logic HyperFS file system, when combined with Hitachi compute and storage platforms, delivers industry-leading performance and low total cost of ownership in an integrated turnkey rack. HyperFS is a scalable, high-availability, global file system supporting both block- and file-based protocols simultaneously to deliver high-bandwidth SAN and dynamic, on-the-fly, scale-out NAS functionality.



Multiscreen video delivery and monetization

Shorten your time to reach new revenue streams for value-add video services with a single converged platform from Hitachi Data Systems and SeaChange. The combination of SeaChange video management, analytics and monetization solutions, with Hitachi compute and content platforms, delivers very powerful solutions to the most demanding video multiscreen use cases. Operators can simplify migration to the multiscreen experience by building on Hitachi pre-integrated converged infrastructure and capabilities, and using proven SeaChange expertise and innovation. The combined solution lets operators unlock new revenue streams while delivering the “wherever I go” user experience that customers crave.

HARDWARE: Hitachi Unified Storage 150 and Hitachi Unified Storage 130
SOFTWARE: Hitachi Command Suite, Hitachi TrueCopy Extended Distance, TrueCopy Modular Distributed
Architecturally, Hitachi Data Systems had the best experience in our sector and the most pragmatic understanding of our needs.
– Peter Wood, Director of IT (during implementation), Austrailian Associated Press