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AUTODESK MAYA WORKSTATION PC


Maya by Autodesk is one of the main professional computer graphics software packages in the CG industry today. The program first saw the light of day in 1998 and remains a stalwart tool to this day.

The pedigree of the software cannot be denied. Maya has been used to provide visuals in some of the most iconic films in history. Including The Matrix and Avatar. Two films that changed the face of VFX forever and ushered in 21st century visual effects. Today Maya is used industry-wide in both film and television, with big-budget TV series such as Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead making liberal use of the software.

Maya is known for its advanced effects. These include realistic fluid, fur, hair and cloth simulation. Thanks to its specific use in film and television Maya also has tools that detect camera tracking and motion and composites onto film with relative ease.

SYSTEM RECOMMENDATIONS:
While Maya will of course eat up as much computational power as you are willing to throw at it, not every Maya workstation needs to be a high-end behemoth. It all depends on which parts of the CG workflow a given workstation is intended for.

Maya for Modeling and Animation only
The bulk of the CG workflow is actually done with only basic wire frames and low-quality placeholder textures and models. These computers only have to deal with wire frames, scene-setting exercises or interactive previews and editing that do not have any fancy rendering in real time. You may need many of these and only a few dedicated high-end rendering machines, depending on the way your team is structured. The most effective way to set up machines meant for these tasks is to have a good mid-range professional GPU and the fastest single-socket solution you can get.

CPU & GPU Modeling, Animation and Rendering
These days the massively parallel power of GPUs are being harnessed to enable you to have a tiny render farm right on your desk. These systems feature multiple GPUs to accelerate certain types of rendering tasks significantly.

Operating systems supported by Maya:
Microsoft Windows 10 Professional





ADDITIONAL COMPATIBLE WORKSTATIONS


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Titan S161 - Intel Core i9 10th Gen Comet Lake Rack Mountable Workstation PC up to 10 cores Titan S161 - intel 10th Generation Comet Lake Series i9 CPU Rack Mountable Workstation PC up to 10 cores

The S161 rack-mounted workstation is quite possibly the most balanced workstation solution we offer, now in a space-efficient format taking up only 4Us of rack space. Starting with a modest yet powerful base configuration, you can configure your S161 into exactly the sort of compact CAD/CAM workstation you need.





Starting Price: $1,675.00
Titan W161 - Intel Core i9 10th Gen Comet Lake CAD Modeling Workstation PC up to 10 cores w/ Thunderbolt 3 Titan W161 - Intel Core i9 10th Gen Comet Lake CAD Modeling Workstation PC up to 10 cores

With its sporty twin-fan front intake and clean sports car lines, you’d be forgiven for thinking that our W161 is another hotrod PC meant for entertainment. The truth is this one of our most balanced workstations aimed at accelerating the workflow of CAD/CAM professionals while providing enough multi-core power to remain flexible. Sporting the latest Intel Comet Lake i9 technology, the W161 is a sign that your CAD workstations need an upgrade.




Starting Price: $2,275.00
Titan W299 - Intel Core i9 Cascade Lake Series 3D / CAD Workstation PC up to 18 Cores Titan W299 - Intel Core i9 Cascade Lake Series 3D / CAD Workstation PC up to 18 Cores

Skylake X has landed with a bang, bringing substantial performance improvement to an already over-achieving CPU family. The W299 gives this newest extreme Intel processor line a comfortable home and makes the possibility of owning a 18 core & 36 threads monster down the line real. The Skylake X powered Titan W299 now represents high-end processing power at a surprisingly affordable price.




Starting Price: $2,975.00
W480 VULCAN - Intel Xeon W-1200 Series Comet Lake All Cores Sink Overclocked / CAD Modeling Workstation PC up to 10 cores W480 VULCAN - Intel Xeon W-1200 Series Comet Lake All Cores Sync Overclocked / CAD Modeling Workstation PC up to 10 cores

Intel’s W-1200 series Comet Lake workstation processors bring you solid entry-level performance along with all the reliability, features and compatibility you would expect of workstation-class hardware. When your workload needs top performance that your desktop CPU contra part does not cut it, the Titan W480 is an excellent choice.





Starting Price: $3,664.00
Z490 VULCAN - Intel i7 & i9 Comet Lake All Cores Sync Overclocked  / CAD Design Workstation Computer Z490 VULCAN - Intel i7 & i9 Comet Lake All Cores Sync Overclocked / CAD Design Workstation Computer

The Z490 Vulcan was built to unlock the true performance hidden away in every Intel CPU and Motherboard Chipset sold off the shelf. With our custom cooling system built to the highest standards, this Comet-lake powered enthusiast machine goes beyond the limits you see on paper.






Starting Price: $4,343.00
X299 VULCAN - Intel Cascade Lake-X Core i9 All Cores Overclocked / 3D Rendering Workstation Computer X299 VULCAN - Intel Cascade Lake-X Core i9 All Cores Overclocked / 3D Rendering Workstation Computer

In mythology Vulcan was the god of blacksmiths and the forge. In other words, he was the god of technology. We reserve the name “Vulcan” for our own limit-pushing machines that have been tuned to get the most out of their carefully-selected components. The Vulcan 10 brings the latest in 10th-generation Core i9 technology to the mid-tower form-factor. The Vulcan rig is one of our most customized systems yet and performs in a way no stock system with the same components can. If you’re looking for a powerful multi-core workstation for 3D rendering or any thread-hungry workloads, the X299 Vulcan 10 is in a class of its own.




Starting Price: $4,825.00
   
 
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