Shared real-time storage for digital media applications
Discover the scalable, Ethernet-based shared storage system
Create premium channels with UHD storage and full workflows
Scalable media storage & high-density
Harmonic MediaGrid® is perfect for digital media applications requiring shared, real-time storage. You can ingest, playout, archive, edit, transcode and control over-the-top (OTT) adaptive bitrate streaming in one place.
Manage your entire asset lifecycle
Accelerate file-based workflows and manage your entire asset lifecycle with the Harmonic MediaGrid shared storage. You can collaborate your editing workflows with nonlinear editors, such as Apple Final Cut Pro®, Avid® Media Composer® and Adobe® Premiere® Pro.
Reduce the cost of media storage
Economically deploy multi-petabyte digital media libraries and archives for video on demand (VOD) and other applications. MediaGrid is purpose-built from the ground up to deliver high bandwidth and consistent low latency for video.
Protect your workflows
Protect your workflows against storage failures with dual-active controllers with transparent failover and redundant data paths. MediaGrid systems have no single point of failure to ensure uptime even during software and firmware upgrades.
Includes RAID 4 or RAID 6 for protection against unlikely events such as multiple drive failures.
MediaGrid technical specifications
56 TB to multiple petabytes in a single file system
Ethernet-based, scale-out shared storage
Qualified and optimized with dozens of leading media applications
Superior, consistent performance for media workflows
Enables exceptionally high bandwidth across all capacity points with its unique file system technology
High-density, up to 672 TB of raw capacity in 5-RU
Simple and cost-effective to deploy, manage, and scale
Unique file system technology enables exceptionally high bandwidth across all capacity points
Data protection with RecycleBin feature
Integrates with Spectrum™ Media Servers and VOS® Cloud-Native Software origin streaming video server
Stretch Cluster provides synchronous replication for metropolitan distances
Easy-to-deploy system expansion
Fully distributed scale-out architecture increases performance as additional storage nodes are added to the base system
Existing data is transparently re-balanced across new nodes without the need for file system reconfiguration
Up to 2 GBps of bandwidth can be delivered to a single client, with aggregate bandwidth reaching tens of gigabytes per second
Variety of use-cases
Media asset management
Spectrum™ X direct playout
No single point of failure
Redundant hot-swap controllers
Hot-swap disk drives
Hot-swap power supplies
Redundant SAS fabric
Online software upgrades
Online firmware upgrades
Replication for disaster recovery
Flexible storage options
24 hot-swap 3.5” SAS drives: 4 TB, 8 TB, HDD enterprise
24 hot-swap 2.5” SAS drives: 3.2 TB, 6.4 TB SSD enterprise
84 drawer-based hot-swap drives: 4 TB, 8 TB
Operating system support options
MediaGrid is ideal for all your storage needs
Deliver OTT channels
Demand for OTT channels is growing. Create premium OTT channels to deliver the content your subscribers want on the device of their choice.
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Ultra high-definition storage
Achieve better performance to address the expanding needs of 4K and UHD, HDR, HFR and their associated workflows.
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Perfect your media storage and workflows including collaborative editing, media asset management, ingest, transcode, archive QC, playout and delivery.