AMD Brings Hardware Virtualisation to the GPU

Published on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

With AMD’s Multiuser GPU, FirePro S-series server cards allow access AMD-mxgpu-Visualize-06a
to GPU processing power to create virtual machines, and manage
resources from a scalable, central machine.

‘Giant’ Real-time VR Experience Runs on NVIDIA Quadro GPUs at Sundance

Published on Wednesday, 27 January 2016

At Sundance Festival, a VR installation about life during wartime, shot in NVidia-Giant Still-01a
6K with the DepthKit SDK, is set up for real-time compositing inside the
Unreal Engine 4 on NVIDIA Quadro GPUs.

Lanmar Transforms Point Clouds to Architecture with BOXX

Published on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

Lanmar Services specializes in scanning buildings and transforming Boxx-lanmar-point-cloud4a
the scans into 3D models, generating the dimensions required to create
working models for engineers and architects.

Matrox Monarch HDX Dev Tools to Debut at IBC2015

Published on Monday, 07 September 2015

IBC Pro AV and broadcast system developers can integrate high quality Matrox Monarch HDX Dev Tools 1500pix
streaming and recording into their platforms, without large investments
in training and infrastructure.

HP ZBook Studio & t730 Thin Client Power Mobile, Virtual Performance

Published on Thursday, 19 November 2015

The new quad-core HP ZBook Studio G3 Mobile Workstation has options HP-zbook-studio
up to 2 TB total storage and 32 GB ECC memory. The HP t730 thin client
runs AMD’s quad-core APU with Turbo Core.

Panasonic Previews Open Platform LCD Display with Android/HTML5

Published on Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Panasonic is demonstrating the LF8P Series LCD displays, using the Panasonic-Digital-Signage-Solutions2
Android and HTML5-based Embedded Open Platform for digital signage,
with SCALA software at Integrate in Melbourne.

Allianz Stadium Centralises IPTV and LED Super Screens with Techtel

Published on Monday, 16 November 2015

A new media server at ALLIANZ Stadium in Sydney integrates the Techtel-allianz3
ground’s super screens with numerous digital assets, and controls
an LED ribbon board and 1,200-screen IPTV network.

NVIDIA DesignWorks VR Opens Virtual Reality to Professional Design

Published on Saturday, 15 August 2015

NVIDIA introduced at SIGGRAPH 2015 a set of APIs called DesignWorks VR Nvidia-designworks-vr2
to help designers use the immersive nature of VR to better anticipate how
humans and products might interact.

BOXX APEXX 1 Takes on Skylake CPU for Fast Graphics & Playback

Published on Sunday, 08 November 2015

BOXX’s smallest overclocked workstation, APEXX1, is now available Boxx-apexx-family
with Intel’s new Skylake CPU, running high speed graphics and video
playback, while consuming much less power.

HP ZBook G2 15u Puts 3D Graphics & Storage Performance on the Move

Published on Wednesday, 05 August 2015

Workstation Review: The HP ZBook 15u is the new entrant in HP’s recent HP-ZBook-15u-2
line of mobile workstations designed for film/video editing, graphic design,
CAD, education and architecture.

Oslo Metro Keeps Digital Signage on Track with Matrox AV-over-IP

Published on Monday, 02 November 2015

Clear Channel Norway manages and delivers content to 176 screens Matrox-Digital-Signage-Metro-Maevex1
in Oslo Metro stations, independent from on-site disruptions, via private
VPN and Matrox Maevex AV-over-IP platform.

AMD Lights Up Broadway with Times Square’s Largest UHD Display

Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2015

The graphic display moving across the 25,000 sq ft of UHD digital AMD-FirePro-and-Times-Square-2
signage on Broadway on NYC’s Times Square, incorporates nearly
24 million pixels, powered by AMD FirePro graphics cards.

AJA Ki Pro Rack Takes Journalists Out Dancing with ‘The Peanuts Movie’

Published on Wednesday, 28 October 2015

BlueScreen captured green screen footage of journalists at TIFF, AJA-Peanuts-junket
ready for live compositing into an animated CG dance line of Peanuts
characters, played back on-site via the AJA Ki Pro Rack.

HP Z Turbo Drive Optimises Storage for Workstation Workflows

Published on Monday, 01 June 2015

The HP Z Turbo Drive G2 PCIe SSD, an M.2 PCIe connected SSD powered HP-Z-Turbo-Drive-G2a
by Samsung’s NVMe, can output up to four times the performance of a
conventional SATA SSD for a similar cost.

Blue Marble 3D Speeds Multiple-GPU Renders with Boxx & NVIDIA Iray

Published on Monday, 12 October 2015

Architectural visualization specialists Blue Marble 3D use NVIDIA’s Boxx-blue-marble-3d
GPU-based render engine, Iray, on custom BOXX hardware systems,
optimized for their workflow.

Windsong Speeds Renders & 3D Motion Graphics with APEXX 5

Published on Wednesday, 06 May 2015

Windsong Productions runs their Adobe CC and Cinema 4D workflows Boxx-widsong-PostProduction
for broadcast production and post on the new BOXX APEXX 5 workstation,
customised for grading and motion graphics.

NVIDIA Quadro Mobile GPUs Support M&E Software & Iray Rendering

Published on Saturday, 03 October 2015

NVIDIA’s new Quadro mobile GPUs are built on Maxwell GPU architecture, Nvidia-Quadro-Mobile-GPUs
running up to 2X faster than earlier Kepler GPUs and supporting M&E,
design and engineering software.

R&S DVS Opens the Way to IMF and UHD/4K Production Workflows

Published on Wednesday, 06 May 2015

Rohde & Schwarz DVS has updated its production, post and mastering RS CLIPSTER3
systems to help broadcasters and content providers migrate to the
industries’ IMF and UHD/4K workflows.