Multiple Processor or Multiple Boxes - Render Server Solution Tags: New Build Systems Last response: November 22, 2011 2:37 PM in Systems Share bp72 November 22, 2011 2:33:14 PM Right now we are using AutoDesk Entertainment Suite and have a need for a render solution. With 2 of us doing the modeling, lip-syncing and animation up until now the solution for rendering was to have 6 office computers (HPz800 Workstations) render at night using BackBurner. We have hit a limit and are now looking at the options for rending solutions in house. I am sure there are a few people much more experienced with this than i am..... What would be the best investment and best performance for a render solution : - 1 server loaded down with CPUs for rendering // OR // - Buy a few (5) gaming PCs (just the box) and setup a render farm - - http://www.cyberpowerpc.com/system/AMD_Eight_Core_Confi... Any and all suggestions, links, feedback or specs are more than welcome. More about : multiple processor multiple boxes render server solution bp72 November 22, 2011 2:37:55 PM Approximate Purchase Date: asap Budget Range: 4,000 System Usage from Most to Least Important: 3D Studio Max Rendering Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com Country: USA Parts Preferences: no preference Overclocking: No SLI or Crossfire: Maybe Monitor Resolution: N/A Additional Comments: Any suggestions on the most bang for the buck for a render solution. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Questions about the ability of a server and multiple processors. Forum SolvedBest bookkeeping solution for a small business with multiple locations? Forum SolvedNeed a solution for running multiple applications more efficiently Forum Multiple render crash Forum SolvedPlex Server streaming 720-1080p over the internet to multiple people Forum SolvedMultiple moniotr organization solution Forum SolvedWorkstation Laptop suggestions for 3d Apps, and rendering with Multiple CPU & GPU cores. Forum SolvedMultiple diskless PCs using the server's hardisk Forum What is the best solution for a multiple fan setup Forum SolvedBest home-based solution for backup of multiple terabytes Forum SolvedIs it possible to connect multiple external drive to server Forum SolvedHow do multiple server units work together on a single website? Forum SolvedMultiple users on 1 server Forum Solvedwhat multiple cpu is better for 3d rendering Forum I have unstable ping in games yet i have unshaped internet and have contacted the ISP multiple times with no solution, they al Forum SolvedIs a multiple processor/CPU's speed (combined/total) in the thousands of Ghz or ten's of thousands? Forum SolvedMultiple Display Solution? Forum SolvedWindows 8 Blue Screen, Tried multiple "solutions". Forum vpn solution for multiple customer VPNs Forum Thinking of buying a server build to run multiple gaming servers at once Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !