Get unmatched media storage performance and scalability for on-premises and cloud workflows. Optimized to accelerate media workflows, Avid NEXIS—featuring the all-new Avid NEXIS | VFS virtual file system and Avid NEXIS | FLEX subscription—enables production teams to collaborate and adapt fast to the changing needs and unpredictability of today’s media production. Integrated with the next-generation Avid NEXIS F-series storage engines, or as a cloud or hybrid deployment, Avid NEXIS enables teams of all sizes to work from anywhere, delivering secure access to media and metadata across all tiers of storage. See what's new

  • Subscribe or Buy
    • On premises storage—Purchase an Avid NEXIS hardware storage engine with Avid NEXIS | VFS software;
    • On premises with cloud flexibility—Purchase an Avid NEXIS hardware storage engine with an Avid NEXIS | FLEX subscription, enabling you to migrate your file system to the cloud whenever you’re ready;
    • Hybrid—Purchase an Avid NEXIS hardware storage engine with Avid NEXIS | VFS software for on-premises storage, plus an Avid NEXIS | Cloud subscription for access from anywhere
    • Cloud-based storage—Purchase an Avid NEXIS | Cloud subscription for storage tiering in the cloud for access from anywhere
    • Bring your own cloud—Purchase an Avid NEXIS | FLEX subscription and bring the power of Avid NEXIS to your existing Azure cloud storage
    • Turnkey production—Purchase an Avid | Edit On Demand subscription and quickly spin up a full virtual editing suite in the cloud—complete with cloud-based Media Composer editing and Avid NEXIS storage
  • What's Included - Hardware Engine Purchases

Product Highlights

    • Bring intelligence to your media workflow

      As the control center of Avid NEXIS, the Avid NEXIS | VFS intelligent file system virtualizes your hardware and/or cloud storage into a single pool of shared resources, providing automation intelligence to meet constantly changing workloads. From dynamically reallocating storage capacity and optimizing bandwidth to delivering protection with automatic drive rebuild, it provides the agile environment and reliability required for 24x7 operation.

    • Access assets from anywhere

      Browse, find, and share media and projects whether you’re in the facility, on location, or at home, enabling easy collaboration and fast turnaround—no matter what video, audio, news, sports, or graphics production tool you use. With your organization’s entire content library and archive within easy reach, you can even capitalize on new opportunities for media rediscovery and reuse.

    • Get unmatched collaborative performance

      Enable hundreds of users to connect and access media simultaneously with Avid-patented technology that assures real-time media delivery to keep production running smoothly. Ingest, edit, and playout content to and from Avid NEXIS without dropping a single frame—even when working with high-res media in the most demanding broadcast and post-production environments.

    • Deploy and scale your storage your way

      Gain more flexibility and choice for your media storage with new Avid NEXIS | FLEX subscriptions. Get a lower cost of entry with on-premises, cloud, hybrid, and SaaS options available. Replace aging drives with powerful new Avid NEXIS F-series storage engines. Quickly scale your system to accommodate growing business, new projects, and remote teams. And transition production to the cloud more easily and cost-effectively.

    Griffin Communications video storage solutions story

    For Broadcast

    Accelerate live production with high-performance shared storage
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    Krulik Editing video storage

    For Video & Post

    Create more compelling stories with real-time 4K video storage
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    A team in the office collaborating on a media production project that uses NEXIS video storage

    For Corporate Media

    Centralize your storage
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    Burbank Studio using video storage workflows from Avid NEXIS

    For Audio

    Empower efficiency with centralized audio storage
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    NEXIS-Storage and specs

    Storage & Specs

    Mix and match Avid NEXIS enterprise-class E- and F-series engines to create a single pool of tiered storage.
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      • Keith Haeberle

        “We keep all our high-res in Avid NEXIS and it’s reliable. We’re similar to a news station in that we create daily content; we don’t have time to be down.”

      • Kim Pratt

        “[Avid NEXIS] makes it easier to get into the actual editing and creative work… [and] Avid NEXIS will allow for expansion into the cloud—that’s the direction that we need to go as an industry.”


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