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Qumulo is a Platinum Sponsor of the 2015 Creative Storage ConferenceSM


—Speaker Submission Deadline is April 22, 2015—


San Jose, CA, April 20, 2015—The 2015 Creative Storage Conference (SM) (CS 2015) announces Platinum Sponsor, Qumulo. The Ninth Annual Creative Storage Conference (SM) (CS 2015) will be held Tuesday June 30, 2015 at the DoubleTree Hotel West Los Angeles in Culver City, CA (   


The speaker submission deadline is April 22, 2015.  You can submit speakers/panelists for this premier event at  


Qumulo is a Seattle-base 3-year old storage company founded by the developers of OneFS and the Isilon scale-out NAS.  Their Qumulo Core Software provides a Data-Aware Scale-Out NAS providing high performance with their Flash-first hybrid architecture.  A key target market for Qumulo is the media and entertainment market, making their product a great fit for the Creative Storage Conference.


According to Tom Coughlin, organizer and general chairman of the Creative Storage Conference, “Qumulo brings an useful storage product to the media and entertainment industry.”  He continues, “Their combination of high performance with a Flash-first hybrid scale-out NAS, combined with real-time analytics built into the file system should allow high performance and intelligent management of storage operations.  We are pleased to have Qumulo at the 2015 Creative Storage Conference.”


Other corporate Sponsors and Exhibitors include Blackmagic, Dot Hill, LumaForge, SGL and XenData.,


Organization sponsors include:  The Association of Moving Image Archivists, Broadcast Beat, Createasphere, Digital Cinema Society, Colonial Purchasing Co-Op, Coughlin Associates, Digital Production Buzz, DCIA, the Entertainment Storage Alliance, The Entertainment Technology Center at the University of Southern California, the Flash Memory Summit, Hollywood Professional Alliance, Parks Associates, ProductionHUB, SATA-IO, SMPTE and SNIA.


Media sponsors include:  Advantage Video Systems, AVSystemsMag, Broadcast Beat, Broadcast Bridge, Markee 2.0, Media and Entertainment Technology, Popnetmedia, Post, Postperspective, and SearchStorage


Registration for this one-day action packed event is available at:,


Sponsorships and exhibits are available for the 2015 Creative Storage Conference (SM).  Several levels of conference, web site and event sponsorship are available as well as a table-top exhibits.  Information on the sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are available at  


This one-day conference brings together influential digital storage providers, equipment and software manufacturers and professional media and entertainment end users in one place to explore the conference theme of “Exabytes for Video”.  At CS 2015 you can find out the latest developments in digital storage for media and entertainment and network with industry professionals.


For additional information on the conference call 408-978-8184 or email The Creative Storage Conference (SM) is put on by the Entertainment Storage Alliance ( and Coughlin Associates (