DDP - Dynamic Drive Pool is a multi-award-winning shared storage system. It is available with SSD caching, load balancing and automatic data redistribution as well as a range of additional advantages including linear bandwidth scaling, mirroring and one namespace.

It all comes from one box, on one Ethernet network. Simple. An IP-SAN based solution allowing full project and file level based sharing, it uses almost 100% of the available Ethernet bandwidth.

DDP is a simple and effective storage solution dedicated to meeting the demands of film, video and audio users.

Standalone DDP series

miniDDP & microDDP series

Scalable redundant DDP series

mirrorDDP series


The microDDP 10GbE by Ardis Technologies is a shared storage solution that is quiet, lightweight (5kg/11lbs) and easily portable with the added benefit of reassuringly low power consumption.

Despite its streamlined dimensions (25cm/10’’, 1U, 19’’), the microDDP is a fully equipped Ethernet shared storage solution:

It comes with RAID5 protected SSD capacities of 8 up to 60 TB with a throughput of 2200 Mbyte/s.

MicroDDP is the perfect solution for mixed environments as it works with the majority of hardware and software applications; use it with a range of editing software, render machines, indexers, MAM systems, ingest and playout solutions.


Seigen Ono

Ardis Technologies DDP – Dynamic Drive Pool was the proud winner of the prestigious IABM Design & Innovation Award in the Storage category, announced at IBC 2014.

The winning entries were judged and awarded by a panel of 22 independent specialists chaired by John Ive, Director of Business Development and Technology, IABM. 
Ardis Technologies was given this award for its revolutionary DDP – Dynamic Drive Pool. This unique “ISCSI/AVFS” technology offers unparalleled performance, an innovative “Workflow Manager” for managing folder access rights and “Folder Volumes” - where users can have one DDP Volume (one Namespace) with any number of roots.

Dynamic Drive Pool is exhibiting at IBC 2019 September 13-17 - Amsterdam

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