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> ASPERA AT NAB 2014
> ASPERA DRIVE
> ASPERA ON DEMAND

> NEW PRODUCTS
> PARTNER SHOWCASE

WELCOME TO NAB 2014

Welcome to the special NAB edition of the AsperaFASP Times. At this year's NAB show, the Aspera team is thrilled to be showcasing our new high-speed data transfer and automation solutions powering digital workflows across enterprise data centers and the cloud.

Join us at one of our many events, or visit us at Booth SL8511, where we will be unveiling a number of exciting previews and offering live demonstrations of our software. If you would like to meet with a member of our team during the show, please book a meeting

ASPERA DRIVE

At NAB, Aspera will feature Aspera Drive, which is now available to all customers. Aspera Drive is a new powerful and easy to use high-performance file sharing and synchronization solution, built on the unique Aspera FASP technology, combining high-speed secure transfer, remote browsing and synchronization of any size data from the user’s desktop to any content location – on premise and throughout the cloud.
Explore Aspera Drive

ASPERA ON DEMAND

All Aspera On Demand products have been updated to the latest core software releases, and now offer support for IBM SoftLayer and Google Cloud in addition to Windows Azure and Amazon Web Services. 

Also available for preview at NAB: the Auto-scale Cluster for Aspera On Demand, a new software platform allowing for dynamic, real-time scale out of transfer capacity with automatic start/stop of transfer server instances, automatic balancing of client requests, and configurable service levels to manage transfer load, "burst" capacity and decommissioning of unused instances.
Explore Aspera On Demand

NEW PRODUCT CAPABILITIES

Aspera will showcase the latest advances in FASP™ high-performance transfer products now supporting new cloud storage and CDN platforms including Akamai NetStorage, Google Storage and IBM SoftLayer, an enhanced feature set for all platforms including AWS and Azure, and new capabilities in synchronization, automation, and management. New versions of Aspera Enterprise Server, Connect Server, Aspera faspex and Shares, Aspera Sync, Console and Orchestrator and the FASP SDK will all be demonstrated at the Aspera booth. 
Read more ABOUT our new product capabilities

PARTNER SHOWCASE

At NAB, Aspera and many of our partners will be showcasing new FASP-based high-speed transfer integrations including:

  • Aspera FASP-powered high-speed ingest into theAkamai CDN with direct integration to NetStorage
    (Booth SL4525) 
  • Aspera FASP embedded in Sony Media Cloud ServicesCi platform (Booth C11001)
  • Aspera FASP plug-in for Avid Interplay Delivery and Avid Transfer Manager (Booth S232LMR)
  • Grass Valley-Aspera integration into Stratus media
    workflow production tools (Booth SL206)
  • Aspera FASP integration with content production tools byVizrt (Booth SL2419)
  • Telestream Vantage integration with Aspera faspexperson-to-person delivery (Booth SL3905)
  • EVS C-Cast integration powering second screen applications (Booth SL3819)
  • Zencoder FASP-enabled data transfers to the cloud for transcoding (Booth SU7125)
  • Aspera FASP-powered high-speed uploads and downloads to Microsoft SharePoint (Booth SL5110)
  • Aspera transfer integration with Scality's massively scalable RING storage solution (Booth SL14505)
  • Aspera FASP integration with thePlatform's online video management solutions (Booth SU10408) 
  • FIMS-compliant integration with Vidispine’s media asset management API
  • f5 and Aspera new co-validation of FASP protocol support within f5's load-balancing products
  • And more! 
 

ASPERA NAB PRESENTATIONS

  • Business Strategy Perspective from Industry Executives
    Sunday, April 6, 2:40 pm
    Meeting Room N235, North Hall
    Michelle Munson joins a panel of executives to discuss broad technology trends that are impacting the industry.

    Content & the Cloud, Transport
    Tuesday, April 8, 10:40 am
    Meeting Room S225, South Hall
    Michelle Munson and a panel of experts will address content and transport trends enabling the clouds of the future.

    Implementing End to End File-Based Workflows for BT Sport
    Tuesday, April 8, 2:30 pm
    Meeting Room S227, South Hall
    Get an insider's look at how file transfer and automation technologies enable BT Sport to build complex file-based workflows to support the recently-launched sports channel.

ASPERA NAB EVENTS

  • Aspera Cocktail Reception 
    Tuesday, April 8th, 5pm
    Aspera Booth SL8511

    f5 & Aspera Happy Hour
    Wednesday, April 9th, 5pm
    Foundation Room at Mandalay Bay
    Registration required

  • PRESENTATIONS AT PARTNER BOOTHS

    High-speed transfers to Azure and Aspera/ SharePoint integration
    Wednesday, April 9th at 11am
    Microsoft Booth SL5110

    Aspera Enterprise Server for EMC Isilon
    Monday, April 7th at 2pm
    Wednesday,  April 9th at 1:15pm
    EMC Booth SL8011

    Aspera FASP integration with NetApp
    Monday, April 7th at 12:30pm
    Tuesday, April 8th at 12:30pm
    Wednesday, April 9th at 12:30pm
    NetApp Booth SL9510


    ANCILLARY NAB EVENTS

    PBS Tech Conference 
    April 2 to 4
    Caesars Palace

    AVID Connect
    April 4 to 6
    Bellagio