Seven Pitfalls of Relying on rsync to Automate Large File Transfers
Due to the increase in file sizes, tighter deadlines and the growing complexity of workflows within the media and entertainment industry, legacy tools like rsync are just no longer the best option for automating large file transfers between locations.
Signiant’s Media Shuttle Helps MEDIAPRO Span The Globe
“Media Shuttle’s accessible and intuitive portals allow us to send files of all kinds to technicians, marketing personnel, production assistants, etc., and there is never a problem in understanding how the system works.”
Why Many Studios and Broadcasters are Banning FTP From Their Supply Chain
For decades, FTP (File Transfer Protocol) has been used in the Media & Entertainment (M&E) industry to move files between servers and for distributing them around the world. And for just as long, cybersecurity experts have been warning of its potential threat to network security, intellectual property and privacy. Nevertheless, FTP has persisted.
Media Shuttle – Product White Paper
The most comprehensive asset on Media Shuttle to date, this product white paper covers how cloud technology has enabled a new generation of large file movement solutions, explaining Signiant’s core technology, Media Shuttle’s system architecture, TCO, pricing model, enterprise features, as well as the Web Transfer API and how to use Shuttle with cloud storage.
Manager+Agents – Product White Paper
Manager+Agents is used by most of the world’s top media companies to move petabytes of data every day throughout their global content supply chains. Learn about Manager+Agents, the gold standard for scheduled, lights-out, automated transfer of large files between geographically distributed locations, in our new product white paper.
Flight – Product White Paper
For many global companies, moving large files and data sets into and out of cloud services in a fast, reliable and secure manner is an ongoing challenge. Learn how Signiant Flight is helping organizations around the world solve this problem.
Big Files, Big Challenges
Why WeTransfer, FTP and shipping hard drives are no longer viable for media and what you can do about it.
The Signiant Advantage: 10 Reasons Why the Media & Entertainment Industry Chooses Signiant
Signiant is the market leader in intelligent file transfer. From its market leading products and cloud leadership to world class customer support, Signiant is the choice solution for the world’s top media companies. Download this eGuide to learn why Signiant wins over other file acceleration solutions.
Large File Transfer Software: Buyer’s Guide
If you’re looking to purchase large file transfer software for your business, it’s important to understand the market drivers that have created the need, the available options for moving media files, and some key requirements to look for.
Nine Pitfalls of Relying on FTP to Move Large Media Files
FTP was developed in 1971, and a lot has changed in the decades since it was first created. Though the protocol has seen improvement over the years, there are some fundamental drawbacks to relying on this old technology for transferring today’s large media files.
The Latest Media Shuttle Innovations: 10 New Capabilities
As a cloud-native SaaS solution, we’re able to innovate constantly with Media Shuttle and roll out new capabilities to our customers without any interruption of service. This eGuide provides an overview of ten areas where we’ve recently advanced the Media Shuttle platform.
The Latest Trend in Cloud Ingest Portals
While there are plenty of tools for getting data into the cloud, professional media requirements are particular and early cloud adopters spent millions building highly customized ingest applications. Today, that trend is shifting in favor of off-the-shelf SaaS solutions.