Dave Fellows explains the Azure Batch Rendering, which is built on the Azure Batch service to provide capabilities for rendering 3D graphics for film and other visual media projects.
This is truly an idea whose time has come. Given the raw compute power of the cloud, there’s no reason that it can’t be turned into a giant render farm to make video rendering projects go faster without having to break the bank on a pricey desktop.
When I say pricey, I mean something to the tune of $15,000. Yeah, those desktops exist.
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