The BuZZ Podcast: Media Storage – In Transition Or Crisis?


By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Media files are exploding in size and quantity, which we need to preserve for increasingly longer periods of time. On The BuZZ this week, Larry Jordan talked with experts on archiving, LTO, storage and media to help you plan how to organize, preserve and restore … [Read more...]

The Lifespan Of Flash / Solid State Drives


By Larry Jordan (doddleNEWS) We’ve known for a while that storing projects for more than a couple of years on hard disks which are unplugged is not a good idea; whether they are on a shelf, in a wrapper, or a closet. However, what I haven’t understood until recently, was the life-span of … [Read more...]

doddleREVIEWS: Random Video’s MediaMover For Avid Media Composer

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By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) Project archiving is an exceptionally important part of any editors workflow for many reasons. First of all, once a project is done, you need to free up some space for your next project coming in the door, and you’ll also want to back up a client's project in … [Read more...]