FlashNet

FlashNet is Masstech’s media object storage application, a content archive, storage and life-cycle management system that has been designed from the ground up specifically for M&E applications. With installs in over 500 M&E customers around the world, FlashNet is the trusted, go-to storage management solution for broadcasters, post-production houses, operators, news channels and video-focused organizations of all operational types and sizes.

FlashNet automatically manages your content storage, based on simple, easily configurable yet powerful rules that mean your content is always stored in the most cost-efficient location, whether cloud, on premise, or in a hybrid deployment, using any combination of cloud storage, disk and tape. FlashNet handles everything automatically and in the background, putting an end to manual data movement and time-consuming copy processes and integrating into whichever management and automation systems you may already use.

Scalable: FlashNet is the most scalable archive solution dedicated to the M&E industry. FlashNet scales from single server to multi-server as required.

Ultimate reliability: Automatic failover, built-in redundancy and automated DR workflows provide the highest levels of reliability.

Optimized storage: FlashNet stores your content on the most cost-efficient storage layer based on properties and usage, and can automatically move content between cloud, disk, and tape or optical storage.

Integrated cloud storage: FlashNet is integrated with a wide range of cloud storage vendors, enabling storage across agile networks that appears simply as just another storage location

Deep-level broadcast integration: FlashNet is integrated with all major M&E systems vendors, MAMs, PAMs, DAMs  and NRCSs, enabling specialist workflows for e.g. news and sports.

Hardware agnostic: FlashNet supports the widest range of library and server vendors in the industry, allowing you to utilise the hardware of your choice. You’re not tied in to specific hardware and the accompanying expensive support costs.

Unrivalled service and support: FlashNet is backed by class-leading 24×7, broadcast-trained support teams, giving you the reassurance that if you hit any problems at all, help and advice are a call away, any time you need them.

FlashNet is the M&E industry’s foremost content management application. Contact us to find out more or to arrange a demonstration.