[ #Google #VFX ] According to Variety Google has acquired Boston-based Zync, a firm that enables ...
>> See Also: VFX tutorialZync will now become part of Google’s Cloud Platform team, with both offering “studios the rendering performance and capacity they need, while helping them manage costs. Said Google product manager Belwadi Srikanth
Visual effects sequences are typically processed using expensive render farms, “but with per-minute billing studios aren’t trapped into paying for unused capacity when their rendering needs don’t fit in perfect hour increments,” added Srikanth.
Until now, Zync, founded in 2011, has promoted Amazon’s Elastic Computer Cloud hosting platform, saying on its website that EC2 “is the only public-cloud that meets or exceeds MPAA security requirements with a Best Practices rating award.” For full story please go here
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