DataCore acquires Object Matrix to bring storage from core to edge
To support further growth in high-growth edge markets, DataCore has acquired Object Matrix, an object storage and media archive solutions provider.
With the acquisition, Object Matrix’s best-of-breed appliances and cloud offerings will become part of the DataCore Perifery portfolio, which delivers end-to-end, application-centric solutions for edge and high-growth markets, including media and entertainment.
Object Matrix develops MatrixStore on-premises appliances, hybrid solutions, and cloud storage offerings that enable broadcasters and service providers to securely manage content at every stage of the media lifecycle, offering significant operational and financial benefits. Object Matrix customers include NBC Universal, Warner Bros. Discovery, MSG-N, ATP Media, BT, and the BBC.
Abhijit Dey, General Manager of DataCore’s Perifery business, said, “Gartner predicts that more than 50% of enterprise-managed data will be created and processed at the edge by 2025.We are excited to expand our Perifery portfolio with innovative solutions that will enable us to lead in edge markets.
“The Object Matrix product line perfectly complements our world-class solution portfolio, increasing reliability and agility for customers in the fast-growing media and entertainment edge market. Working with the Object Matrix team, we look forward to bringing industry-leading innovation, and providing continued technology and customer support.”
Acquiring Object Matrix accelerates the DataCore NEXT vision to enhance the customer’s journey from core to the edge and cloud. By strategically aligning the Perifery and Object Matrix solution offerings, DataCore says it is redefining how storage resources are best utilised to ensure optimal results and the lowest cost for customers, turning technology barriers into breakthroughs.