Thinkbox Software has provided creative tools and pipeline technology for both small and large scale projects including the world’s largest feature films. Their tools have been at the core of award winning projects, music videos, commercials and hundreds of hours of creative content spanning film, broadcast, commercial, marketing, games and web content.
Deadline is a hassle-free administration and compute management toolkit for Windows, Linux, and Mac OSX based render farms, and supports over 80 different content creation applications out of the box.
It offers a world of flexibility and a wide-range of management options for render farms and compute clusters of all sizes, and allows users the freedom to easily access any combination of on-premise or cloud-based resources for their rendering and processing needs.
Deadline’s unique architecture removes the need for a centralised manager application by using a highly-scalable database and basic file sharing to manage the farm.