Tiger Store file system – an ideal StorNext alternative

Performance, Scalability, Flexibility

Tiger Store is a high-performance scalable shared storage file system for Media and Entertainment workflows. It's an ideal GPFS, Lustre, and Quantum StorNext alternative for shared video editing.

Tiger Store is storage agnostic and works with almost any hardware. Licensing is based on capacity, not users, so you can connect an unlimited number of clients on the fly.

  • Software-defined data and storage management
  • SAN, NAS, or Hybrid
  • Cross-protocol byte-range shared file locking across SAN, SMB and NFS, Tiger LAN Client
  • Storage agnostic
  • Microsoft Active Directory authentication
  • Unlimited client licensing
  • Software-only or appliance
  • 24x7x365 production-focused Professional Technical Support

What makes Tiger Store an ideal GPFS, Lustre, and Quantum StorNext alternative for Media and Entertainment applications?

Flexibility and Choice

Tiger Store adapts to your existing workflows and works with your choice of storage. Configurations are flexible and scalable and support all your production and workflow tools.

A Complete Solution

Tiger Store is part of the Tiger Workflow System for Media that provides a complete content creation backbone with clustering, user and project management, and local and cloud backup and archive (optional).

Acclaimed production-focused Professional Technical Support

Tiger Store includes first-year 24x7x365 Professional Support and the team is production-focused and known for problem-solving.

We Listen

The Tiger Technology team is responsive, and we work closely with our Sales Partners to understand and fulfill customer needs. Doing business with Tiger is easy with flexible terms and reasonable and predictable Maintenance and Support renewals and no expensive surprises.

"Envy have been using Tiger for over 8 years and we have been impressed by the capability, reliability, and support."

Jai Cave, Technical Operations Director, ENVY


Tiger Store delivers the performance that teams of editors, artists, and colorists using Avid, Adobe, Autodesk, Blackmagic and other software on Windows, Mac, and Linux need to ingest, edit, transcode and deliver content.
It enables collaboration and maximizes playback performance of high-resolution media, including compressed codecs, 2K, 4K, 8K, and HDR streams and DPX file sequences.
Productivity and uptime are maintained with high-availability and failover configurations. Storage connectivity is never lost with SAN to LAN failover.


Adapt to changing business demands with dynamic, non-destructive and on-the-fly storage scaling up to a theoretical 18 EB capacity with optional Tiger Pool. Just add clients as needed with unlimited client licensing.
Protect data and extend storage to local tape, file, and object storage or to the cloud with optional Tiger Bridge. Bring cloud scale and services to your operations, back up and archive complete projects, and never run out of disk space again.


Make storage system design easy. Leverage the latest storage devices or extend existing storage hardware life with Tiger Store software-only or integrated server, or choose a fully-integrated plug-and-play workflow system-in-a-box.

Configure volumes as SAN, NAS, or Hybrid systems that support Fibre Channel, Ethernet, and other standard protocols and fabrics for storage and client connectivity.
Dynamically scale volume capacity on the fly to a theoretical 18 EB with no downtime using optional Tiger Pool pooling and clustering technology.
Connect an unlimited number of clients with no additional fees. Licensing is based on capacity, not users.
Easily integrate into existing operations with broad support for content creation applications and tools and enable advanced editor collaboration with Avid bin locking, Adobe Premiere Project support and FCPX library sharing.

A complete end-to-end media workflow system

The Tiger Workflow System for Media is an ideal Quantum StorNext alternative
Tiger Store is part of the Tiger Workflow System for Media. Add Tiger Spaces, Tiger Pool, and Tiger Bridge to get everything you need for end-to-end content creation, including:
  • Avid bin-locking
  • Storage Clustering and Pooling
  • Data Management and Minimized TCO with extensible cloud, disk, network and tape storage tiering
  • User and project management
  • Backup and archive

Visit the Tiger Store product page for all the details.