A Special Session on Digital Intermediate Storage at the 2013 Creative Storage Conference San Jose, CA, May 15, 2013 . . . The 2013 Creative Storage Conference (CS 2013) announces a special session on digital intermediate storage formats. You can see the conference agenda at: http://www.creativestorage.org/2013Agenda.htm.
SageCloud is a new Bronze sponsor. JMR, Optical Vaults and Xendata have joined as exhibitors. CS 2013 will be held Tuesday June 25, 2013 at the DoubleTree Hotel West Los Angeles in Culver City, CA (www.creativestorage.org).
Digital Intermediate Storage Formats . . . ProRes and DNxHD are becoming popular digital intermediate recording formats. The performance requirements as the industry transitions to 4K resolution, higher frame rates, and higher dynamic range for content capture and post production are rapidly outpacing the capabilities of available open storage formats such as CF (CompactFlash) and SD, as well as some proprietary storage formats. This panel is an open discussion on the challenges and requirements for digital intermediate compressed media formats over the next five years:
- Patrick Hanlon, CFA and SanDisk
- Bryce Button, AJA
- Matt Walters, Codex
- Glenn Kennel, ARRI
- Vincent Laforet, Commercial Photographer
Quantum is the Diamond Sponsor of CS 2013. The Active Archive Alliance is a Platinum sponsorship of CS 2013. Aspera, Oracle, SageCloud and SNIA SSSI are Bronze Sponsors. Exhibitors include Crossroads Systems, IBM, JMR, Optical Vaults, ProMAX, Panasas and Xendata. Media and Organization Sponsors of CS 2013 include Advantage Video Systems, Computer Outlook, Coughlin Associates, Createasphere, Digital Cinema Society, Digital Computing Industry Association (DCIA), Digital Production Buzz, FCIA HDDFA, Hollywood Post Alliance, Home Toys, MediaTech Association, M&E Tech, POST Magazine, RDC, SMPTE, STA,The Shindler Perspective and TechTarget.
The Sessions and Keynote talks at the 2013 Creative Storage Conference will develop the conference theme of: Storage, The File Frontier. The current program covers all aspects of digital storage in media and entertainment. Sponsorships and exhibits are still available for the 2013 Creative Storage Conference. Information on the sponsorship and exhibit opportunities as well as reservation forms are available at http://www.creativestorage.org/2013SponsorCall.htm. Conference registration is also open. You can register to attend at: http://www.creativestorage.org/2013Register.htm.
reprinted with the permission of Andy Marken, Marken Communications