13 Jun 2016

GB Labs announces release of EasyLTO at Media Production Show

GB Labs announces release of EasyLTO at Media Production Show

June 12, 2017

Olympia, London – GB Labs (booth 113) and partner FocalPoint Server Software (booth 434) will be at the Media Production Show in Olympia, London June 13-14 2017.

GB Labs will unveil its newest Intelligent Storage Solution “EasyLTO” at the MPS event. The two- day event will feature key exhibitors and a free seminar programme with some of the biggest names in the industry sharing their valuable insight, knowledge, and creativity. The Media Production Show is hosted and organised by the publishers of market leading titles including Broadcast, KFTV, The Knowledge, Production Intelligence, Screen International and shots. The online reach across the brands, is in excess of 380,000 users worldwide.

EasyLTO from GB Labs, the network sharable all-in-one backup and archiving solution designed to be used by creative and business professionals. EasyLTO comes with a wizard-based menu to make all archiving tasks easy and quick. The system also supports accelerated throughput at 300MB/s to save you time. Advanced security with the inclusion of TAR and LTFS to protect what is most important to your projects while giving you the ability to exchange files with any other standard LTO systems.

Do you have projects trapped in a different LTO system? Set them free by using our built-in support for importing entire catalogs from third party vendors. Safely handling growth demands of your projects is a breeze. Time to take control of your media content demands, EasyLTO with SmartBackup by GB Labs. Visit us at Booth 113.

Key Features:

  • SmartBackup is a truly Integrated Nearline Storage
  • Available Internal Storage includes up to 24TB in RAID 5
  • Access your recently archived projects instantly
  • Wizard driven LTO User Interface
  • Support for LTFS and TAR
  • Support for LTO-6 and LTO-7
  • Dual 10GbE/1GbE Ethernet RJ45
  • Dual 10GbE/1GbE Ethernet RJ45Plug your USB and NAS drives right into the back

About FocalPoint Server Software


A simple interface allows users to collaborate in the cloud, WAN or LAN, and find their files in three clicks. We track projects from ingest to archive, ensuring correct naming of projects, bins and their storage location. We push out project preference for each job, with version control. This filtering or traffic light approach to managing users increases workflow efficiency. With increased number of users and departments the importance of this approach grows exponentially. Remote working reduces the cost of hotel, space and associated expenses while ensuring flexible working and collaboration.

About GB Labs

GB Labs is the global leader of Intelligent Scale-out Storage to power and protect your creative workflows. What does that mean? It means that GB Labs has developed science that makes our solutions easy to use by business and creative professionals, yet powerful enough for the most demanding workflows. From ingesting 4K/8K video and data, to post production work to long term archive, our solutions don’t skip a beat. Trusted and used by Reuters, Sony Pictures, BBC, Nissan and many others. The best way to replace SAN systems, GB Labs is known for safe, secure, reliable and incredibly FAST storage solutions that allow you to work at the speed of inspiration. Visit GBLabs.com

Contact Us

To learn more:

Media Relations USA

27955 Smyth Drive

Rebel Suite #109

Valencia, CA 91355 — USA

Tel: +1 661 493 8480

Media Relations UK

Units 1-2 Orpheus House,

Calleva Park, Aldermaston


Tel: +44 (0)118 455 5000