San Diego, Calif. (Nov. 25, 2013) – Magma, a developer of computer expansion products for servers, desktops and portable platforms, is pleased to announce its recent hire of Jim Medeiros, who has joined the Magma team as Strategic Business Development Director. This position is a newly created role designed to grow the company’s presence in select U.S. markets and in Europe.
ROBEN-3, Available In Three Thunderbolt Expansion And Two PCI Express Configurations, the Perfect Mac Pro Sidekick
Spencer Gillis, director of 'GUN', and winner of Magma's People's Choice Award, answers questions about the process of making 'GUN' as well as some questions about his past, present, and future of film making. In addition to winning Magma's People's Choice Award, Magma awarded Spencer with an ExpressBox-1T for future use on his upcoming projects. Below is a selection from the full interview.
Q: How long of a process was the making of GUN from concept to first showing?
SMPTE is held once a year and is put on by the Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers. SMPTE is a technical event and lets industry leaders, companies, and film makers collaborate, demonstrate, and experiment with technologies that are pushing the industry into new frontiers. Magma attended this year and partnered with LumaForge and CEO Neil Smith. Neil creates cost effective workflow solutions for clients in the film and television industry, and has been a longtime user and fan of Magma chassis. This year, he was demonstrating live 4K and even 6K workflows with Magma chassis...
Magma Takes the Wraps off the ROBEN-3 at the 135th AES Convention
Company’s latest Thunderbolt capable expansion solution to make its public debut in the AVID Partners Pavilion at the Audio Engineers Society Convention in New York City
San Diego, Calif. (Oct. 17, 2013) – Magma, a developer of computer expansion products for servers, desktops and portable platforms, today announced the introduction of the ROBEN-3 (pronounced “robin”) at the 135th Audio Engineers Society Convention (AES) in New York City. ROBEN-3 is the first set of offerings in Magma’s newest series of Thunderbolt™ capabl...
This month Magma sponsored the San Diego Film Festival and showed support for the creative industry by launching its very own award, the Magma People’s Choice Award. Magma chose this venue to spotlight and support up and coming directors, producers, and cinematographers. The San Diego Film Festival also highlighted a host of short films that were shot digitally, mirroring an industry change to digital workflows. For the first time we are seeing smaller film makers being able to utilize the same workflows and technology that was once only available to large studios.
Magma Names Former COO, Tim Miller, President
Former president, Randy Jones, to remain as chief executive officer
San Diego, Calif. - September 6, 2013
Magma provides a seamless solution for using AJA KONA cards with Thunderbolt-equipped computers
Now with the PCIe x8 Gen 2 Expansion Link Kit, PCI Express card users are able to connect their commercial PC or server motherboards with any PCIe compliant expansion chassis or device - Magma or non-Magma brand. Don't let your custom PCIe devices or chassis stop you...