With innovative technologies, Dell has ushered in a new era in the entire segments of film-making. From Angry Birds, Gravity, Ex-Machina, Hugo to The New Ghostbuster, Dell has played an integral role in the media and entertainment sector. This time, Dell teamed up with Marvel Studios’ for the movie, Ant-Man and The Wasp. This exciting collaboration extends behind the camera, where Dell hardware plays a vital role in creating visual effects in the film. In the film, Dell devices made several appearances in settings like Hank Pym’s lab and at the X-CON security offices. Behind the scenes, Dell played a vibrant role in creating visual effects in the film. Marvel Studios enlisted VFX vendors, several of which utilized a breadth of Dell technologies, including Dell Precision workstations, as the core infrastructure to provide the immense computing power and storage capacity necessary for visual effects designers to bring the movie’s characters and places to live.
Dell Precision workstations are the foundation for virtual and augmented reality content creation. These workstations combine a brand-new innovative and flexible chassis with a powerful performance from the latest Intel ’Xeon’ Processors, nest generation Randeon pro graphics and highest performing NVIDIA Quadro professional graphics cards. Dell Precision workstations have a legacy of innovation and master technology moves. In a similar fashion, Ant-Man is precise with the targets and tricks. Built for larger-than-life ideas, the powerful performance of Dell Precision workstations was used in the post-production and visual effects of the blockbuster movie, “Ant-Man and The Wasp, to bring out the spectacular reality to life. The superpower CG animation and graphics done on Dell Precision workstations brings Ant Man’s moves to life and the visual effects immerse into a realm of imagination eventually transforming it into reality. Among others, artists at the VFX studio DNEG relied on Dell Precision workstations for front-end operations. More than 300 Dell Precision 7910 workstations were used to create the visual effects in Ant-Man and The Wasp including hundreds of Dell monitors.
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Dell Precision 7910 Workstation
- Featuring the latest Dual Intel Xeon processors: Power through the most complex, demanding applications more quickly with a new generation of dual-socket performance with the latest Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v4 processor series featuring up to 22 crores per processor
- Powerful graphics and memory: The latest NVIDIA Quadro and AMD FirePro graphics deliver the big muscle you need to run the most demanding software applications with up to 675W of dedicated graphics power
- High-performance storage: The Precision Tower 7910 comes with an integrated 12 Gb/s RAID Controller, doubling the I/O speed of our previous generation Workstation.