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Stay on top of what happening in your field. We’ve created a single point for regularly updated articles, resources, industry news and other stuff we find interesting. If there is a topic you would like to see an article on or a general question you would like answered, please let us know and we’ll see what we can do. Otherwise, enjoy!

New educational certification program from Next Limit Technologies

Next Limit Technologies is launching a new Educational Certification Program. This Program offers educational institutions an alternative to purchasing faculty licenses/classroom packs of Maxwell Render™ and RealFlow™.


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Whitepaper: Five things to consider before upgrading your NAS

Businesses looking to boost the performance of their NAS environments typically look at a variety of potential upgrades to solve their problem, including adding more hard disk drives (HDDs), short-stroking HDDs, installing Flash PCI cards or solid state drives (SSDs), or upgrading to higher performance and much more expensive NAS controllers. However, these solutions can increase costs unnecessarily, offer minimal performance increases, and are short-term solutions that cannot scale to keep pace with a company’s need to serve new clients and applications. This paper, by Avere Systems, examines the top five issues to consider before spending scarce capital resources on new NAS upgrades.


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Storm FX welcomes Avere Systems

29 February, 2012

Having just been appointed as Australia's only authorised Avere System's partner, Storm FX can now assist with your Avere Systems' product needs.


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Adobe goes to Hollywood

2 March, 2012

In case you missed these in the noise of the Hollywood/Oscar buzz – here are some examples of Adobe being used in Hollywood.


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Phoenix FD for Maya Beta Program

5 March, 2012
Phoenix FD for Maya Beta Program

Chaos Group are excited to announce the Phoenix FD for Maya Public Beta Testing Program. Join the Beta Testing team and be among the first to gain access to Phoenix FD for Maya!


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New Release: Fusion 6.3.1 has arrived.

1 March, 2012

Fusion 6.3.1 is here and contains 100's of new features.


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New online licensing assistance from Autodesk

1 March, 2012

Need help with Autodesk licensing? Storm FX is happy to help. Alternatively you can try Autodesk's new online assistance service.


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