Western Digital: To show off the professional portfolio of SanDisk D…
At Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) We know that having a strong workflow can make or break your project, but when people have the right tools to push the boundaries, they’re unstoppable. That was the inspiration behind the SanDisk® Professional brand, which will be showcased at NAB Show 2022, April 24-27, 2022, in Las Vegas. Western Digital believes that data is the voice of the creator manifested through technology. Its portfolio of high-end, high-performance SanDisk Professional products helps turn aspiration into actualization at every stage of production – from capture and transfer to storage and archiving – to help manage production assets from efficient and reliable way.
On display will be SanDisk Professional’s wide range of solutions designed for media and entertainment professionals, all specifically designed to modernize today’s complex workflow, as well as select SanDisk-branded solutions. This equipment handles high-pressure demands, whether it’s creating content for a video channel or a multi-million dollar movie. Solutions ranging from professional-grade drives and docking stations to massive-capacity desktop RAID systems help people work faster and more efficiently, ultimately saving valuable time and money. The different display stations are inspired by the different stages of the creative workflow, including:
Production – No need to imagine; come see our SanDisk Professional products on a DIT cart in a production-like setting. The PRO-DOCK 4, our powerful Thunderbolt™ docking station, simultaneously offloads media from up to four different PRO-READER devices. For ingest, we’ll also be showcasing our G-RAID™ SHUTTLE 8 and other desktop devices, all of which are now available with drives up to 20TB*, meaning some devices come in configurations ranging from up to 160 TB*.
Editing – Learn how SanDisk Professional products are designed for demanding post-production workflows. New 7.68TB* G-DRIVE™ PRO STUDIO SSD offers transfer speeds of up to 2600MB/s** and battery life of up to 6TB per day for five years18K multi-stream editing2 full frame rate images and easily render full resolution VR projects. Our range of portable SSDs lets you quickly edit first-look retouching.
Broadcast – Whether you’re on set or in the field, SanDisk Professional portable SSDs are blazing fast and incredibly reliable so you can have peace of mind wherever you are. Record directly to an external SSD, such as the ultra-rugged G-DRIVE SSD, with your USB Type-C™ enabled camera for live streaming or vlogging.
In the field – Take only what you need. Travel light with our portable yet durable storage drives, enabling immediate onsite backups to a G-DRIVE ArmorATD™ or the G-DRIVE ArmorLock™ SSD with 256-bit AES-XTS hardware encryption. Take it back to the studio to make additional copies.
Visit the Western Digital / SanDisk Professional Booth #N1925 in the North Hall, Central Hall. To stay informed about future SanDisk Professional news, visit SanDiskProfessional.com or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.
About Western Digital
Western Digital is on a mission to unlock the potential of data by harnessing the ability to use it. With Flash and HDD franchises, backed by advances in memory technologies, we create breakthrough innovations and powerful data storage solutions that empower the world to actualize its aspirations. At the heart of our values, we recognize the urgency of tackling climate change and are committed to achieving ambitious carbon reduction targets endorsed by the Science Based Targets initiative. Learn more about Western Digital and the Western Digital®, SanDisk® and WD® brands at www.westerndigital.com.
*1 TB = trillion bytes. Actual user capacity may be less depending on operating environment and RAID configuration.
**1 MB/s = 1 million bytes per second. Based on internal testing; performance may vary based on host device, usage conditions, drive capacity and other factors.
1 Endurance rating based on DW/D using 4 KB random write workload over five years. (7.68 TB x 0.8 DWPD x 365 days x 5 years = 11,212.8)
2 8K (7680×4320) support may vary based on host device, file attributes, usage conditions and other factors.
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