Technicolor Selects Qube! to Manage After Effects Pipeline

PipelineFX, makers of Qube!� software one of the leading render farm management softwares for film production, game development, and digital media education around the world, announced on 13th March ’07 that Technicolor Content Services has chosen Qube! to manage their render pipeline, based heavily on compositing using Adobe After Effects.

�We needed a render farm management system that was stable and both flexible and easy to use at the same time,� said Tom Burton, visual effects supervisor at Technicolor Content Services in Burbank, CA.

He added, â€?Qube! supports all our plug-ins including Sapphire Plug-ins® and provides a stable, reliable platform to support our post-production pipeline. The PipelineFX technical support team is very experienced in CG production pipelines and helped make Qube! the right choice for us.”

�Many of the �grid’ systems that ship with CG applications have limitations in terms of application support and stability,� said Troy Brooks, CEO of PipelineFX. �We’ve spent many years making sure Qube! can handle even the most complex pipelines in terms of operating system support, application support, open programming interfaces and rock-solid stability. Our customers depend on our software to get their projects pushed through their pipeline as efficiently as possible. We are honored that Technicolor, one of the true legends of the film and visual effects industry, has chosen Qube! to manage their render pipeline.�

Headquartered in Camarillo, California, Technicolor is part of the Services division of Thomson. Technicolor serves an international base of entertainment, software, game manufacturing, promotional, direct marketing, OEM, and corporate customers with its manufacturing and postproduction facilities worldwide.