[Sidefx-houdini-list] Rendering Solutions... Any suggestions

Gene Dreitser keyframe at rogers.com
Thu Apr 28 14:14:28 EDT 2011


+1 for SGE.

It's been fantastic for us here.  Over 250,000 frames rendered since last daemon 
restart.

Cheers,

G

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Gene Dreitser
Loki Visual Effects
www.lokivfx.com



----- Original Message ----
From: Phil Spicer <PSpicer at bournemouth.ac.uk>
To: "sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com" <sidefx-houdini-list at sidefx.com>
Sent: Thu, April 28, 2011 2:01:12 PM
Subject: Re: [Sidefx-houdini-list] Rendering Solutions... Any suggestions

Hi Everyone,

Many thanks for all the responses. It is a great help and will aid our 
discussions immensely.

Kind regards,

Phil.


Philip Spicer
Programme Coordinator - MA Digital Effects
National Centre for Computer Animation
Bournemouth University - UK

http://www.youtube.com/user/NCCADigitalFX






On 28 Apr 2011, at 17:59, Cristin Barghiel wrote:

> Hi Phil,
> 
> I encourage you to take a look at Houdini's HQueue. We are actively using it 
>and supporting it, and it's already wired to work well with Houdini-native 
>rendering and simulation. As it's python-based and architected to be open, it 
>can handle rendering jobs - any kind of jobs, in fact - from packages other than 
>Houdini as well.
> 
> Cristin
> 
> On 2011-04-28, at 4:51 AM, Phil Spicer wrote:
> 
>> Hi,
>> 
>> Our RenderFarm here at the NCCA has died, and we are looking for alternative 
>>Render Solutions for the next academic year. Preferably it would be something we 
>>could lease on site, or we would lease time on the Amazon EC2 Compute Cloud.
>> 
>> I was wondering what people were using in Industry, and if anyone had 
>>suggestions or information about what solution works best.
>> 
>> Kind regards,
>> 
>> Phil.
>> 
>> Philip Spicer
>> Programme Coordinator - MA Digital Effects
>> National Centre for Computer Animation
>> Bournemouth University - UK
>> 
>> http://www.youtube.com/user/NCCADigitalFX
>> 
>> 
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