Flight

Signiant Flight is Signiant’s SaaS solution for the upload and download of large files to and from cloud data storage. Flight connects with AWS (S3 and Glacier), so you can upload files to S3 quickly and download them again for seamless access. Flight also integrates with Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform, allowing you to choose the best priced option at any time.

Utilize the benefits of cloud data storage without the hassle of slow uploads and difficult access to your content. For more on Signiant Flight’s unique acceleration technology and SaaS benefits, check out our latest eBook:

High-Speed Bridge to Cloud Storage: Addressing throughput bottlenecks with Signiant Flight

Or choose from the blog posts blow on Flight and accelerated cloud object storage.

Leverage machine learning to make file transfer faster, by making it smarter

In order to take full advantage of available bandwidth, Signiant’s machine learning algorithm examines transfer history and optimally configures application and transport-level transfer parameters for both file-based and live media transfers.

By Ian Hamilton Learn more

Manager+Agents 13.4 supports all AWS regions through Signiant Flight integration

The latest release of Signiant Manager+Agents (13.4) has some important updates we’d like to highlight, including improvements to the Flight integration now supporting all AWS regions for cloud storage.

By Victoria Burt Learn more

The Impact of Network Latency on Cloud Connectivity

Most cloud data transfers utilize HTTP(S) and, like all standard Internet protocols, network latency slows down data transfer time. Learn about reducing latency for long-distance cloud connectivity.

By Meg Cater Learn more

Large File Transfer to Amazon S3 Media Analysis Solution

Media Analysis Solution has a simple web-based UI that allows you to upload media files to Amazon S3, search through your library and analyze and extract metadata. However, if you work with higher res video, the 100MB file size limitation is inhibitive.

By Andrew Belo Learn more

Signiant Extends its Presence in Asia with New Partner, Ideal Systems

Today, Signiant announced it is extending its presence in Asia by partnering with Ideal Systems, one of the regions leading broadcast, audio visual and media systems integrators.

By Lexi Welsch Learn more

Moving large data volumes to cloud services? Dedicated connection vs. upload utilities

Cloud services providers like as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure offer several options to for data I/O. Learn about the pros and cons of using a dedicated connection vs. upload utilities.

By Meg Cater Learn more

Transfer Media Files During Major International Sports Events

For many years, Signiant technology has been moving media for top tier sports broadcasters and organizations. We recently published a case study highlighting the unique production workflows of three key players in a major sports event like the Winter Games.

By Meg Cater Learn more

Automate large file workflows to people and the cloud

Over the past year, Signiant’s development team has been focusing on a few new significant additions to Manager+Agents. In addition to system-to-system automations, you can now also automate workflows to people and to and from the cloud, as well as support local object storage and growing files.

By Cory Bialowas Learn more

Please Welcome Signiant’s New Field Representatives

In the spirit of a new and successful year at Signiant, we are pleased to officially welcome two great additions to the team, Strategic Accounts Directors, Chris Soresi and Tom Bush!

By Lexi Welsch Learn more

Meet the Patents: Where Signiant Leads, Others Follow

We realize patents make for dull reading best left to geeks and lawyers. However, if you’re researching vendors, it does make sense to consider the patents the company holds.

By Ian Hamilton Learn more

Streaming to the Cloud with Flight, One of Many New Flight Capabilities

Signiant CTO Ian Hamilton recently wrote an article about the challenges of economically getting high-quality contribution video feeds from remote events back to a permanent facility for, in this case, live processing and delivery to a CDN for live streaming to consumers. This requires a tool – such as Signiant Flight, capable of overcoming the issues of latency and packet loss. Here’s an update on some of Flight’s new features and benefits and a look at some of its use cases.

By Danielle Rita Learn more

Upgrades? Who doesn’t hate manual upgrades?

Enterprise software upgrades – three words that strike fear into the heart of any sysadmin running complex applications, or applications that have not been upgraded in a while. I was recently involved in upgrading an issue tracking application that had not been kept up to date (its last upgrade was 2013), and it really helped reinforce for me one of the key benefits of SaaS: “managed upgrades”.

By Dave North Learn more