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FileCatalyst v3.3 preview - multi-file transfers and auto-zip

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Defining key goals of FileCatalyst Direct version 3.3 and the results of transfer speed benefits.

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FileCatalyst v3.3 preview - multi-file transfers and auto-zip

  1. 1. September Webinar: FileCatalyst v3.3 preview Multi-File Transfers and Auto-Zip Presenter: Chris Bailey & Christian Charette Duration: 30 minutes
  2. 2. Presenter Introduction Chris Bailey • Co-Founder and CEO of FileCatalyst • Key architect for core transfer technology Christian Charette • Director of Software Development • Project lead for FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 | © Copyright 2 FileCatalyst, 2013
  3. 3. Agenda • Quickly define key goals FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 • Results of transfer speeds benefits • Show demonstration of software • Questions (please type them in as we go) | © Copyright 3 FileCatalyst, 2013
  4. 4. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 • Key driver was to meet media industry needs • Implementation is generic and applies to other industries | © Copyright 4 FileCatalyst, 2013
  5. 5. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 Use Case Remote sporting event with high latency (overseas) Remote venue Central editing studio | © Copyright 5 FileCatalyst, 2013
  6. 6. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 Use Case Video dumps content on remote SAN. Live feed may last hours | © Copyright 6 FileCatalyst, 2013
  7. 7. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 Use Case | © Copyright 7 FileCatalyst, 2013 Transfer growth file to central editing studio
  8. 8. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 Use Case | © Copyright 8 FileCatalyst, 2013 Available for rapid broadcast
  9. 9. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 Use Case Sporting event needs to handle up to 100 cameras | © Copyright 9 FileCatalyst, 2013
  10. 10. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 Use Case Other data (static content) also generated and needs to be sent quickly | © Copyright 10 FileCatalyst, 2013
  11. 11. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 Use Case HotFolder Tasks with Multi-File Sessions is built to handle this HOTFOLDER SERVER | © Copyright 11 FileCatalyst, 2013
  12. 12. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 • Key driver was to meet media industry needs – Have a single task send out multiple growth files at a time – Send out static content while some files are growing – Ability to schedule new content for transfer while a task is running – Automatically accelerate small files by bundling them together in larger TAR file (v3.2 required separate task for this) – Easy task management | © Copyright 12 FileCatalyst, 2013
  13. 13. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 • New features being developed: – Multi-File Transfer Sessions (multi-client API) • Task now has the ability to launch multiple workers (100+) in order to accelerate transfer of a directory structure • Allows multiple growth files to be transferred concurrently with static content. | © Copyright 13 FileCatalyst, 2013
  14. 14. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 • New features being developed: – Multi-File Transfer Sessions (multi-client API) • Task now has the ability to launch multiple workers (100+) in order to accelerate transfer of a directory structure • Allows multiple growth files to be transferred concurrently with static content. – Multi-File Session Tasks (HotFolder) • Schedule at small intervals (10 seconds) • Ability to queue new files found in a running task | © Copyright 14 FileCatalyst, 2013
  15. 15. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 • New features being developed: – Multi-File Transfer Sessions (multi-client API) • Task now has the ability to launch multiple workers (100+) in order to accelerate transfer of a directory structure • Allows multiple growth files to be transferred concurrently with static content. – Multi-File Session Tasks (HotFolder) • Schedule at small intervals (10 seconds) • Ability to queue new files found in a running task – Auto-archiving of files smaller (tar bundling) • Ability to automatically sent block of small files together ( < 1MB) • No compression, files are automatically unbundled when arriving at destination. • Allows small files to be sent quickly (10x faster) | © Copyright 15 FileCatalyst, 2013
  16. 16. FileCatalyst Direct v3.3 • Auto-archiving performance improvements – Transferring directory structure of 7000 files (~6.96 GB), – 110ms latency link, 0% packet loss • 1 large 1.0 GB file • 8 large 500 MB files • 4 large 100 MB files • 6988 small 250KB files * Note: FileZilla or standard FTP transfer was over 21 hours | © Copyright 16 FileCatalyst, 2013
  17. 17. DEMOS DEMOS | © Copyright 17 FileCatalyst, 2013
  18. 18. Upcoming Events: -New York User Forum, (Oct 1) -Interop NY, New York(Oct 2-3) -Broadcast India, Mumbai (Oct 9-11) - IP Expo, London (Oct 16-17) And of course don’t forget our monthly webinar....
  19. 19. Thank you for attending our September webinar! Questions? Please type in your questions.

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