large file transfer

The size of media files continues to grow rapidly, and more and more businesses need to regularly handle large file transfer between employees, contractors and partners.

Transferring large files using standard internet protocols like FTP and TCP is slow, prone to failure and generally not secure. Typically, the risks of transferring large files over these protocols are amplified with longer distances. Simply making the bandwidth larger doesn’t result in faster large file transfers because protocols like TCP and FTP still contend with latency when large files move over long distances.

A more advanced file acceleration technology, such as Signiant’s large file transfer technology, minimizes the impact of latency and network congestion. Large files transferred with Signiant’s technology, will move at faster speeds – no matter the distance. Learn more about the latest solution in large file transfer.

Visit Media Shuttle for more information about the easiest and most reliable way to send any size file, anywhere, fast.

Visit Flight for more information about moving large files into and out of the cloud.

Signiant Introduces Jet, the Newest Product on its SaaS Platform »

Targeted at simple "lights-out" use cases, Signiant Jet meets the growing need to replace scripted FTP with a faster, more reliable and more secure alternative.

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Signiant Sponsors the 14th Annual AIBs Supporting Factual International Broadcasting »

Signiant is honored to sponsor the AIBs 2018 – the Association for International Broadcasting’s 14th annual awards event for factual video, audio and interactive productions, taking place in London on November 7, 2018.

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Integration Partner Highlight: TransMedia Dynamics for Media Asset and Workflow Management »

TMD has utilized Signiant APIs to integrate Mediaflex-UMS with two of our large file transfer solutions: Manager+Agents for automated enterprise system-to-system file transfers and Media Shuttle for easy person-initiated transfers.

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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.

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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.

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Investing in more bandwidth? Don't get charged extra to use it »

We expect to pay Internet providers for bandwidth. However, deploying UDP-based acceleration software is necessary to ensure full utilization of bandwidth, and some acceleration software providers charge based on bandwidth usage.

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Why your business needs intelligent large file acceleration technology »

If you’re evaluating file acceleration technologies, for the first time or because you’re considering switching vendors, we’ve put together an eGuide that compiles feedback from our customers in the Media & Entertainment space, highlighting the top 10 reasons why they chose Signiant.

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IMF (Interoperable Master Format) Reaches the Mainstream »

At this year’s HPA Tech Retreat, two full hours on Wednesday were dedicated to IMF (Interoperable Master Format), the SMPTE standard for the file-based interchange of multi-version, finished audio-visual works. The time dedicated to the topic shows the importance of IMF to the industry.

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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.

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A New Era of 3D Data Management »

Using drones for 3D renderings has opened up new possibilities to not only see our world recreated, but to explore and understand it in new ways. Paul Tice, CEO of ToPa 3D, discusses the challenges of 3D data management in his thorough review of Media Shuttle, Signiant’s SaaS solution for high speed large file transfers.

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