Video Workflow Solutions
FROM CAMERA TO CUTTING ROOM
Whether you’re creating your own video channel or a multimillion-dollar film, a strong media workflow can make or break your project. Time is money, footage is critical, and multiple backups aren’t optional. That’s why G-Technology designs professional storage solutions from portable SSDs to high-capacity RAID solutions, to manage your video assets efficiently and reliably at every step of production.
Offload and Backups
There’s nothing more frustrating than waiting for your footage to finish offloading and backing up at the end of a shoot. Save time copying with our portable, professional-grade G‑DRIVE Mobile Pro SSD, delivering transfer speeds up to 2800MB/s2 and available with up to 2TB of capacity1. If you need a fast backup copy for distribution, check out the ultra-rugged G‑DRIVE Mobile SSD. And if you have access to power, our transportable G‑SPEED Shuttle with Thunderbolt 3 is a must have RAID system for speed and redundancy.
“How could I justify to a client that they just lost a $600,000 shoot because someone dropped a wallet? Or we find out there was a bad card?” - G‑TEAM ambassador and DP, Vincent Laforet
Redundancy is King
Before leaving a shoot, experienced video pros create 3 or 4 backups and travel with them separately to protect against accidents like misplaced luggage. Pros also use different backup drives depending on the destination. For reliable copies, G‑Technology offers the ArmorATD rugged hard drive with up to 5TBs of portable storage1. If your assistant editor is in hurry to start laying out timelines and clips, then check out the blazing-fast G‑DRIVE Mobile Pro SSD.
In The Studio
Post-production is where a project comes together. Performance and capacity matters when you’re working with heavy files and heavy compute in visual effects or rendering, etc. The G-SPEED Shuttle solutions are engineered to be flexible and customizable depending on what you’re doing. With high-capacity of up to 112TB1 for our G-SPEED Shuttle XL or fast transfer speeds of up to 2800MB/s2 for the G-SPEED Shuttle SSD, all of our G-SPEED solutions are designed with enterprise-class drives, customizable RAID configurations1, and include ev bay adapters4 that you can add to make offload and copying footage easy.
G-DRIVE Mobile SSD
Featuring IP67 water-and dust-resistance, 3-meter drop protection3, and a 1000 lb crushproof rating, the G-DRIVE Mobile SSD provides durable storage you can trust to handle your big picture.
G-DRIVE Mobile Pro SSD
The G-DRIVE Mobile Pro SSD with Thunderbolt 3 technology and a durable, shock-resistant design lets you edit multi-stream 8K footage at full frame rate and transfer as much as a terabyte of media in seven minutes or less wherever you are.
G-SPEED Shuttle with Thunderbolt 3
With up to 56TB1 of capacity and transfer speeds up to 1000MB/s2, the G-SPEED Shuttle with Thunderbolt 3 device delivers ideal storage for demanding workflows.
G-SPEED Shuttle SSD
Get blazing transfer speeds up to 2800MB/s2, Thunderbolt 3 technology, and a transportable design lets you edit multi-camera footage in real time and quickly export with incredible efficiency on location and back to the studio.
1. 1 TB = one trillion bytes. Actual user capacity may be less depending on operating environment. For RAID products, storage capacity is based on RAID 0. Total space available for user content will vary based upon the RAID configuration.
2. 1MB/s = one million bytes per second. Based on [transfer] speed, unless otherwise specified. Up to 2800 MB/s or 1 TB per 7 minutes. Based on internal testing; performance may be lower depending on drive capacity, host device, OS and application.
3. On a carpeted concrete floor.
4. 1 ev adapter included with 4-bay device, 2 ev adapters included with 8-bay device.