Date : 11/1/2013
We’re bringing film-quality animation to the TV screen with our Dell-powered render farm. It’s delivering Hollywood-style CGI for much smaller budgets.
Tom Box, Co-founder and Director, Blue Zoo, United Kingdom
ChallengeAfter winning a deal to animate a high-profile children’s TV show, Blue Zoo needed to ramp up its render farm infrastructure and roll out workstations to new employees.
SolutionThe company put Dell PowerEdge C6220 servers at the heart of the new render farm and implemented Dell Precision T1650 workstations. It also boosted network speeds with Dell Networking 7048 switches and maximised performance with Dell ProSupport.
Benefits• Blue Zoo drives growth and prepares to break into film animation
• Company raises investment after halving energy use on render farm
• Staff increase efficiency with high-speed network improving data access
• Personnel maintain award-winning creativity with workstation support
• Firm maximises IT investment with responsive assistance