A render farm was installed and made available on December 3, 2012 for students to render from Windows stations using Maya, 3D Studio Max, Rhino, and After Effects. The render farm is a Pipeline Qube! system consisting of ten workers with a total of 120 cores and 4.5 terabytes of storage. It is accessible from the 8th and 9th floor open lab stations at 55 West 13th Street.
To use the render farm:
- Go to the Start menu on an Arnhold Hall 8th or 9th floor workstation
- Select, "Render Farm"
- Select, "QuBe Rendering"
- Select, "Rendering Storage and Support Documentation"