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Confessions Of A 10 GbE Newbie – Part 6: Breaking the 10GB Data Barrier

10GB Networking

Breaking the 750 MB/s barrier In parts 1 through 5 of this series, we discussed 10GbE networking basics, built up a software toolkit, reviewed 10GbE NAS performance, discussed why you should consider a NAS, and took a close look at … Continue reading

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Confessions Of A 10 GbE Network Newbie – Part 5: SMB3

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Last time, I wrote about how I believe every small to medium sized business should consider a NAS. In this installment, I’ll be focusing on SMB3. SMB3 SMB (server message block) is the core of Microsoft’s and, more recently, Apple’s … Continue reading

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Confessions Of A 10 GbE Network Newbie – Part 4: Why You Should Consider NAS

QNAP XBMC

In Part 1 of this series I spoke about NAS units, and the fact that Cinevate has four in service, some for as long as 5 years. In this installment I’ll discuss why, as well as share some collaborative tips … Continue reading

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Confessions Of A 10 GbE Network Newbie – Part 3: A 10GbE Enabled NAS

Confessions Of A 10 GbE Network Newbie

In my last post, I outlined a toolkit of programs to help test, configure and verify your 10GbE LAN’s performance. In this installment, I’m going to show how I put some of them to work, testing out QNAP’s TS-470 Pro NAS. Over … Continue reading

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Confessions Of A 10 GbE Network Newbie – Part 2: Test Toolkit

Confessions Of A 10 GbE Network Newbie

If you haven’t already, be sure to check out Part 1 of this series where we cover some of the basics of 10G networking. Before you build up a 10G network, you’ll want to assemble a toolkit of programs to … Continue reading

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Confessions Of A 10 GbE Network Newbie – Part 1: Basics

Intel X540 10GbE Adapters

In the recent article Cinevate’s Quest for an Adobe CC 10Gb/s Network we outlined Cinevate’s need for a shared network workflow, that would enable us to manage various types of media, compatible with Adobe CC, and our goal to achieve … Continue reading

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Cinevate’s Quest for an Adobe CC 10Gb/s Network

Adobe CC 10GB Network

Always exploring new business options, Cinevate launched a Kickstarter Campaign in December 2013, and were amazed at the response to our first foray into the world of crowd sourcing. During this project we shot, edited and uploaded footage almost daily. … Continue reading

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Canon EOS C300 Teaser

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New Team Members, Products and Sneak Peeks

Atlas FLT Camera Slider

As northerners, the melting of snow and the burst of new life is a theme that has become pervasive here at Cinevate. In the last two months, we’ve added new members to the Cinevate team and finalized plans to move … Continue reading

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