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Mar 13, 2017 Motion Media’s March Madness Challenge is Back!

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Motion Media's March Madness Challenge is Back!

Motion Media’s March Madness Challenge is back for 2017 with some awesome prizes!

Do you have what it takes to pick them all?  Join Motion Media’s March Madness Challenge and pick the most correct games in the 2017 College Basketball playoffs and you could win a 5TB Lacie Rugged hard drive! These drives are Thunderbolt 3 and haven’t even been released yet!

Courtesy of our friends at LaCie, we’re offering prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners so you have 3 chances to win!

Prizes

  • 1st Place – 5TB LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt USB C Drive
  • 2nd Place – 4Tb LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt USB C Drive
  • 3rd Place – 2TB LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt USB C Drive

Deadline to get your picks in is anytime before the first game starts on March 16.

The link below will take you to our bracket setup on cbssports.com. Can’t wait to see who you pick!

Join the Motion Media's March Madness Challenge

Mar 9, 2017 Deadline 9 Now Available

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Deadline 9 Now Available

What’s new in Deadline 9?

The latest version of our scalable high-volume compute management solution – Deadline 9.0 is now available. This new version introduces additional security features and UI improvements. For improved security of your render farm, all connections from Deadline to the Deadline database will use SSL certificates that can be password protected. In addition, new installation and configuration options have been added to better support distributed deployments.

Deadline’s Remote Command system now supports Remote Command encryption, and validation checks to confirm that the commands originated from the sender connected to the same Repository. Remote Command redirection is also supported via Deadline Pulse, allowing Remote Commands to be securely sent across different subnets.

A common interface is now included in all submitters for Draft – Deadline’s plug-in for automating deliverables – and for project management applications including Autodesk Shotgun, ftrack and NIM. You can now use additional applications and renderers with Deadline, including Altus, Cinebench, Clarisse’s CNode, Composite 2017, Corona 1.4 and 1.5, Episode, KeyShot, Media Encoder 2017, Microstation CONNECT, Redshift for Houdini, Redshift Standalone, Silhouette, SketchUp 2017, V-Ray’s vdenoise, and VRED. V-Ray DBR support has been included for modo and Rhino 5, the 3dsCmd plugin now supports Dynamic V-Ray DBR offloading, and a V-Ray standalone submitter has been added for The Foundry’s NUKE. Jigsaw rendering for Redshift For Maya and Tile rendering for Cinema 4D and VRED are now included in addition to Redshift exporting from Maya, and Renderman exporting from Houdini.

Note that if you’re using traditional floating licenses, a new 9.0 license is required to run this version. However, if you’re using Usage Based Licensing, your existing render time will still be compatible. In addition, the version of Draft that ships with Deadline 9.0 has been upgraded to 1.6, which will require a new license as well. Please contact our sales department to request updated floating licenses for Deadline and Draft.

Buy Deadline 9 Here

Maintenance users can download Deadline 9.0 from the following location:

https://thinkboxsoftware.app.box.com/s/7qu0aceguipuwitshig8qw3yqv1mp273

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