Focus Software, the R&D arm of Prime Focus VFX, is actively recruiting
visual effects facilities to participate in the Beta Testing program for
Deadline 4.0. The soon-to-be-released version of the company’s hassle-free
administration and rendering toolkit for Windows, Linux and Mac OSX-based
render farms features a host of new upgrades, which beta testers will have the
opportunity to experience first-hand.
provides render farms of all sizes a world of flexibility and a wide-range of
management options. The latest version, Deadline 4.0, is scheduled for a late
November release and will feature improved scalability and stability, an
improved Mac OSX experience, and new software support for Autodesk Maya 2010,
Autodesk Softimage 2010, Avid MetaFuze, and ffmpeg. Deadline 4.0 will also
include customizable themes for the user interface and will be compatible with
Prime Focus Software’s upcoming Deadline iPhone application, which will be
available soon after the release of Deadline 4.0.
more and to join the Deadline 4.0 Beta Program, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Prime Focus Software
Prime Focus Software is a division of Prime Focus, a global
visual entertainment services group providing creative and technical services
to the film, broadcast, commercials, gaming, internet and media
industries. Prime Focus Software, formerly known as Frantic Films Software, has
a reputation for creating innovative custom-built R&D solutions and quality
software products, including its popular Deadline Render Farm Management
System, the Awake stereoscopic plug-ins for eyeon Fusion, and its high volume
particle renderer Krakatoa. Prime Focus Software pushes the envelope of
conventional thought and applies real science to create tools and technology
that truly open a whole new world of possibilities for VFX professionals. For
more information, visit www.primefocusworld.com.
About Prime Focus
Prime Focus is a global Visual Entertainment Services group
that provides creative and technical services to the film, broadcast,
commercials, gaming, internet and media industries.
The group offers a genuine end-to-end solution from
pre-production to final delivery - including previsualisation, equipment hire,
visual effects, video and audio post-production, digital intermediate, digital
asset management and distribution.
Prime Focus employs more than 1200 people with
state-of-the-art facilities throughout the key markets of North America, the UK
and India. Using its ‘worldsourcing’ business model, Prime Focus provides a
network that combines global cost advantages, resources and talent pool with
strong relationships and a deep understanding of the local markets.
Prime Focus is a public stock
company with shares traded in the Mumbai and National Stock exchanges in India
(Symbol - PRIMEFOCUS). Prime Focus also owns and operates Prime Focus London
plc (Symbol - PFO), which is publicly traded in the LSE’s AIM market. For
more information, please visit www.primefocusworld.com.