Panasas has introduced ActiveStor Ultra, the next generation of its high-performance computing storage solution, featuring PanFS 8, a plug-and-play, portable, parallel file system. ActiveStor Ultra offers up to 75GB/s per rack on industry-standard commodity hardware.
ActiveStor Ultra comes as a fully integrated plug-and-play appliance running PanFS 8 on industry-standard hardware. Continue reading
November 13, 2018
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Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 4.21 is designed to offer developers greater efficiency, performance and stability for those working on any platform.
Unreal Engine 4.21 adds even more mobile optimizations to both Android and iOS, up to 60% speed increases when cooking content and more power and flexibility in the Niagara effects toolset for realtime VFX. Continue reading
November 7, 2018
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The Philharmonia Orchestra in London debuted its latest VR experience at Royal Festival Hall alongside the opening two concerts of the Philharmonia’s new season. Satore Tech completed VR stitching for the Mahler 3: Live From London film. This is the first project completed by Satore Tech since it was launched in June of this year. Continue reading
October 11, 2018
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SIGGRAPH is always a great place to wander around and learn about new and future technology. You can get see amazing visual effects reels and learn how the work was created by the artists themselves. You can get demos of new products, and you can immerse yourself in a completely digital environment. In short, SIGGRAPH is educational and fun. Continue reading
August 30, 2018
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DeepMotion has launched DeepMotion Neuron, the first tool for completely procedural, physical character animation, for presale. The cloud application trains digital characters to develop physical intelligence using advanced artificial intelligence (AI), physics and deep learning. With guidance and practice, digital characters can now achieve adaptive motor control just as humans do, in turn allowing animators and developers to create more lifelike and responsive animations than those possible using traditional methods. Continue reading
August 21, 2018
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Does that VR or 360 video project pass the OMG test? If not, it's not worth doing says one Emmy award-winning digital producer.
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NYC-based audio studio Sonic Union has added composer/experiential sound designer/mixer Rob Ballingall to its team. He will be working out of both Sonic Union’s Bryant Park and Union Square locations. Ballingall brings with him experience in music and audio post, with an emphasis on the creation of audio for emerging technology projects, including experiential and VR. Continue reading
August 6, 2018
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Assimilate is now offering Scratch Play Pro, which includes a universal professional format player, immersive media player, look creator (with version management), transcoder and QC tool.
Play Pro is able to play back most formats, such as camera formats (including Raw), deliverable formats of any kind, as well as still frame formats. Continue reading
July 25, 2018
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Epic Games has introduced Unreal Engine 4.20, which allows developers to build even more realistic characters and immersive environments across games, film and TV, VR/AR/MR and enterprise applications. Unreal Engine 4.20 release combines the latest realtime rendering advancements with improved creative tools, making it even easier to ship games across all platforms. Continue reading
July 20, 2018
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HP is offering new entry-level workstations with their HP Z lineup, which is designed to help accelerate performance and secure pros’ workflows.
The HP Z2 Mini, HP Z2 Small Form Factor and HP Z2 Tower, as well as the HP EliteDesk 800 Workstation Edition, feature built-in end-to-end HP security services, providing protection from evolving malware threats with self-healing BIOS and an HP endpoint security controller. Continue reading
July 19, 2018
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