Platform Portable Series

On-set, in the hotel, or back in the studio, Platform Portable is the best way for teams to connect their existing attached storage and create a powerful but simple shared editing environment.



TURN YOUR HARD DRIVES INTO SHARED STORAGE

The ProMAX Platform Portable is a unique mobile server that allows creative groups to connect their existing attached storage devices and transform them into a simple but sophisticated shared editing environment. Content from the attached drives can be shared out to the workgroup over video optimized 1GbE and 10GbE connections using the ProMAX Platform Software. Storage devices can be connected to the server via Thunderbolt, USB, eSATA, FireWire and SAS, and all common file systems including Apple HFS+, FAT32 and NTFS are supported.

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CONNECT AND SHARE

Connect your existing storage devices and share content to the workgroup over video optimized 1GbE and 10GbE connections. Platform Portable delivers high quality video streaming performance for consistent online editing with Adobe Premiere, Apple Final Cut Pro and Avid Media Composer.

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BACKUP AND ARCHIVE

archive-to-ltoWith LTO Backup and Archiving capabilities built directly into the system, users have the ability to easily backup and archive any media connected to the system by copying directly to LTO tape. The Platform Portable supports full and incremental backup as well as full MD5 checksum archiving and uses industry standard formats like LTFS and tar. And the Portable supports an external LTO or even a rack mounted tape library. With the ability to generate and view proxies of archived assets, users save significant time managing their media assets.


SUPPORT & WARRANTY

icon6 Hardware WarrantyPlatform Online Series includes a 3 year limited warranty on the server and components.
ProCARE [Software Updates & Assurance]Every Platform Online Server includes a 1 year ProCARE plan. ProMAX ProCARE plans ensure you have direct access to our Technical Support Group, Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm PST, and guarantees your team is working with the latest version of Platform software including all of the newest features, and functionality that we develop to improve your workflows. In addition, 24×7 ProCARE programs are available for our customers working in mission critical environments.

We take pride in providing support that’s as reliable and performance-driven as our systems.

 

TURN EXISTING HARD DRIVES INTO SHARED STORAGE

icon1 Connect existing storage devices and share content to the workgroup over video optimized 1GbE and 10GbE connections. Platform Portable delivers high quality video streaming performance for consistent online editing with Adobe Premiere, Apple Final Cut Pro and Avid Media Composer.

SUPPORT FOR MULTIPLE DEVICES AND FILE FORMATS

icon2 Storage devices can be attached via Thunderbolt, USB, eSATA, FireWire and SAS, and all common file systems including Apple HFS+, FAT32 and NTFS are supported.

CATALOG & SEARCH YOUR MEDIA

icon3 Media across all drives can be indexed by the server and files catalogued for easy searching regardless of whether the drives are online or offline. Custom tags can be added to existing metadata to further define searches.

PROXY PREVIEWS

icon4 Low-Res Proxy files can be automatically generated for all catalogued media. Preview clips in full screen mode before adding them to projects.

BACKUP AND ARCHIVE

icon4 With LTO backup and Archiving capabilities built directly into the system, media administrators can easily protect, deliver and manage their digital assets by copying to LTO tape. Platform supports full and incremental backup as well as full MD5 checksum archiving and uses industry standard formats like LTFS and tar. And with the ability to generate and view proxies of archived assets, users save significant time managing media assets.

SSD RAID

icon5 Platform Portable servers feature a built-in 500GB or 2TB SSD RAID-0 for fast access to media.

READY TO TRAVEL

icon6 Platform Portable is built tough to perform on location and features a rugged steel construction with anti-static padding. It is lightweight and small enough to fit easily into airline overhead bins and each server comes with its own custom travel bag.

VIDEO STREAMING

 

 

TRANSCODING

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Platform Portable
Technical Specifications
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SYSTEM PORTABLE 100
Processors Intel i7-6700K
4.0 GHz Processor
Total Cores [Logical CPUs] 4
Base RAM 16GB
System Drives Intel 530 80GB Internal SSD
Power Supply 250W
I/O  
Storage Expansion Ports 1 x Thunderbolt 3.0
8 x USB 3.0
4 x USB 2.0
2 x eSATA
2 x FireWire 800
2 x FireWire 400
Optional SAS
Video Out HDMI (w/DVI Adapter), Mini DP, DP
NETWORK & CONNECTIVITY  
Network 2 x 1GbE LAN Controllers
Optional Client Connectivity 2,4 Port 1GbE Copper
2,4,6 Port 10GbE Fiber
2,4 Port 10GbE Copper
ARCHIVE  
Max Tape Drives Supported 2
Proxy Gen before Archive Yes
External Sidecar LTO6-LTO7 Yes
Rackmount 2 LTO6-LTO7 Yes
PHYSICAL  
Dimensions L (12.3″) x W (18.4″) x H (2.93″)
Weight [Without Drives] 11lbs
Rack Space 4RU
Accessories Included Padded Carrying Case
HDMI to DVI Adapter
Rack Mount Kit
ENVIRONMENTAL  
Ambient Operating Temperature 5°C (41°F) ~ 35°C (95°F)
Max Power Draw 5A @ 850BTU/hr