The Miami HEAT SCORES with a shared storage environment

Buhro, Bill
January 2007
Broadcast Engineering;Jan2007, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p32
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of the National Basketball Association 2006 World Champion Miami HEAT to upgrade its pre- and post-production workflow to scalable content management solution in Miami, Florida. The Miami HEAT commissioned SGI Inc. to design a system that would fit in one rack and offer ingest, storage, editing and archive of game footage. The SGI InfiniteStorage NAS system is housed at the top of the AmericanAirlines Arena, which is an in-house post-production studio.


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