Foundry learns important lessons about working and collaborating in the cloud. by Mathieu Mazerolle, Senior Product Manager, Foundry The cloud technology continues to promise huge potential for the VFX industry as we move into a new age of tech advancement. Remote collaboration, unbridled flexibility, global opportunities for burgeoning talent...the list of benefits … [Read more...] about Cutting through the hype: cloud-based media creation
Global spending on Infrastructure-as-a-Service hit $16 billion in 2015. The new benchmark tests three primary performance metrics. SPEC has released new benchmark software that measures the performance of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud implementations. The SPEC Cloud IaaS 2016 benchmark measures scalability, elasticity and provisioning capabilities of IaaS cloud … [Read more...] about SPEC releases new cloud IaaS benchmark
Traditional desktop software becomes a cloud service while maintaining local storage. By Randall Newton Last year a well-funded startup called Numecent came out of stealth mode with a new technology called cloudpaging for faster delivery and use of application software and mixed-media content. With a promising approach to application streaming, Numecent has been able to … [Read more...] about Numecent launches “Native as a Service” cloudpaging platform.