NAB 2015: R&S Storage Solutions with Maximum Performance and Density

Rohde Schwarz DVS again has upgraded its storage solutions to add even more performance and reliability to post production and broadcast workflows up to 8K. RS SpycerBox Cell, which was first introduced at NAB 2014, now offers an increased capacity of up to 60 TB in a single 1U chassis.

Hanover, April 10, 2015 - From April 13-16, Rohde Schwarz DVS will be presenting its powerful storage solutions at booth SL1105. Thanks to their flexibility and high performance, the R&S storage systems are perfect when it comes to creating a storage architecture for broadcast and post production environments up to 8K. Taking the demands of its customers for fast and cost-efficient storage seriously, Rohde & Schwarz DVS has also further enhanced its storage systems.

R&S SpycerBox Cell, which debuted in 2014, provides a modular storage solution coupled with high video processing performance and density. Now boasting up to 60 TB in just a single 1U chassis, SpycerBox Cell represents a cost-effective system that offers high capacities and performance at the same time. Each SpycerBox Cell supports up to one uncompressed stream of 4K at 60p or up to 3 streams of uncompressed 4K at 24p, several SpycerBox Cell systems can even be clustered to multiply this performance.

Rohde & Schwarz is now a member of the Adobe® Technology Partner Program, embracing all steps in the video delivery chain. Combine Rohde & Schwarz SAN/NAS storage with Adobe Creative Cloud® to effortlessly scale-out resources as your needs grow, while providing collaborative enterprise production workflows.

Rohde & Schwarz storage solutions are now powered by StorNext5, providing customers with the opportunity to benefit from performance improvements, higher flexibility, as well as scale-out capabilities.

Jorge Ríos, Product Manager Storage Solutions at Rohde & Schwarz DVS: "Our clients really value our storage system’s excellent performance and reliability. With this in mind, we have focused on further extending our product portfolio to meet our customers’ demands for fast and high-quality storage solutions. Since its debut in 2014, SpycerBox Cell has been significantly upgraded. It is now available in capacities up to 60 TB, and can support up to three streams of uncompressed 4K at 24p."

Rohde & Schwarz DVS at the NAB: booth SL1105

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Rohde & Schwarz DVS GmbH:

Katrin Brussa


Phone: +49 511 67 80 70

Fax: +49 511 63 00 70

Rohde & Schwarz

The Rohde & Schwarz electronics group offers innovative solutions in the following business fields: test and measurement, broadcast and media, secure communications, cybersecurity, radiomonitoring and radiolocation. Founded more than 80 years ago, this independent company has an extensive sales and service network and is present in more than 70 countries. The electronics group is among the world market leaders in its established business fields. On June 30, 2014, Rohde & Schwarz had approximately 9800 employees. It achieved a net revenue of EUR 1.75 billion in the 2013/2014 fiscal year (July to June). The company is headquartered in Munich, Germany. It also has regional headquarters in Singapore and Columbia, Maryland, USA, to manage its operations in these regions.

Rohde & Schwarz DVS

For more than 25 years, Rohde & Schwarz DVS GmbH has been very successful in the professional film, video post production and broadcast markets. The specially developed and manufactured hardware and software are applied to the production of popular TV series, Hollywood blockbusters and in Digital Cinema. R&S CLIPSTER was the first system in the world to make real-time 4K processing possible. The future-proof ingest and production server R&S VENICE offers a flexible solution for modern, file-based workflows in broadcast environments. Rohde & Schwarz DVS offers a variety of customized storage solutions that is tailored to deliver best-in-class performance for formats up to 8K. 

Rohde & Schwarz DVS GmbH

Krepenstr. 8

30165 Hanover


Tel. +49 511 67 80 70

Fax +49 511 63 00 70

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