Tag: PipelineFX

Qvisten Animation takes the help of Qube!  and Microsoft Azure to complete project

Qvisten Animation takes the help of Qube! and Microsoft Azure to complete project

Animation
When the year 2017 dawned, Qvisten Animation's new project was in danger of running aground. With just six months until deadline, less than 1% of Anchors Up, its nautical-themed CG feature was rendered. Even after running day and night, its 40-node in-house farm simply wasn't large enough to complete the job on time. To avoid imminent disaster, Qvisten turned to the cloud and Qube!, PipelineFX's intelligent render farm manager. Thanks to Qube!'s ability to route jobs to Microsoft Azure, Qvisten was able to complete the job on schedule and keep its head above its lovingly rendered water. Qvisten Animation is no stranger to tight deadlines. Since its launch in 1994, the Oslo-based studio estimates that it has averaged at least a commercial a month: initially traditional and stop-motion an
PipelineFX releases Qube! 6.10 the leading render farm management software

PipelineFX releases Qube! 6.10 the leading render farm management software

Technology
PipelineFX has released Qube! 6.10, the latest update to the leading render farm management software for visual effects. As the leading provider of intelligent render farm management solutions for digital content creation, PipelineFX provides software, support, consulting and training services worldwide. With the help of beta testers at Method Studios, RodeoFX and Qvisten Animation, the company has added new features for studios that need to render, report and automate in the cloud and on-premise. For the first time, Qube! reporting will be available online. Accessible through the metered licensing website, these by-the-minute reports will provide users with actionable data on how the Supervisor is doing at any given time. With an initial focus on operations and stability, the graphs w...