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Three Years After Setup, SoftRAID 4 Saves Futureproof Record’s Files

In January 2014, Nigel Hobden configured a Mac Pro 5.1, running Mac OS 10.8.5 (Mountain Lion), for Phil Legg and the team at FutureProof Records. Futureproof Records and Promotions — a UK music company dealing in music promotion and distribution — needed a system to store and protect a large amount of crucially important files and…
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Guest Article: How to Bulletproof Your Backups

Backing up your hard drive is one of those tasks that rates somewhere between flossing your teeth and checking the air in your tires, it’s a necessity that can cause great regret if not done regularly. Backing up is...

Traveling Light and Moving Content Fast with Envoy Pro EX

Award-winning filmmaker, documentarian and producer Lesley Chilcott moves quickly and easily between shooting/directing product commercials to hard-hitting, visual storytelling documentaries. To support her documentary projects, Chilcott has gained a strong reputation as an advertising short project producer. In a...

Envoy Pro EX Helps Provide Compact...
Filmmakers know their video content is most fragile between the time it is taken from the camera and is safely stored in his/her production workflow storage. To ensure every...

Violinist Dave Kim to Perform Live...
Dave Kim, multi-instrumentalist, DJ and professional violinist, will be performing three times on Saturday, January 23rd at the OWC NAMM Booth! OWC will be located at NAMM booth #7613...

ThunderBay, SoftRAID Aid Production of Film...
At this year’s Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) conference, Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, asked the question that...

Aiming High: OWC Gear Helps Bring...
It might seem ironic that a 20-year Navy veteran would retire in the frozen tundra of Wisconsin and spend most of his free time around flying machines. But John...

OWC Envoy Pro EX: Perfect Portable...
Filmmaker Cirina Catania loves a challenge, but her recent project of filming “survival training” videos in the wilds of the Peruvian Amazon (see above) added a new chapter to...

OWC Radio #52 – Thinking Critically...
Brian Dunning, the host and creator of the podcast Skeptoid: Critical Analysis of Pop Phenomena, is our guest on OWC Radio this week. How Brian started in podcasting, his...