Looking for a Zync
Render Alternative?

 

GridMarkets offers a feature, performance and security comparable service to Zync.  Our artists and engineers will also provide any assistance needed to transition from Zync to GridMarkets (see the "Schedule a Virtual Coffee" button below).

Envoy securely transports your files to us, which we store for 15 days. Learn more HERE.  

Reuse files that you have uploaded; no need to upload unchanged files on subsequent submissions.

Use our Nuke node to process frames through a Nuke script after rendering.

With our transcode node, compile frames into a video file on our servers.

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Envoy securely auto downloads your frames as they complete.

  • Easily submit from the Blender UI

  • Learn more HERE

  • Easily submit from the C4d UI

  • Supporting Arnold, Redshift and VRay

  • Learn more HERE

  • Easily submit from the Maya UI

  • Supporting Arnold, Redshift, Renderman and VRay

  • Learn more HERE

Use our 3D software plugins to select a machine count/config; then easily submit to GridMarkets directly from your 3D software interface.

Use our calculator to estimate costs.  Use  our subscription & weekly plans to reduce the cost of large projects.

Run your fav renderer using as many concurrently running nodes as needed . . . we provide the required licenses

  • Supporting sims, dependencies and cloud caching (avoid moving large sim outputs)

  • Educational licenses without watermarks

  • Learn more HERE

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Our Pipeline

  • Easily submit from the 3DS UI

  • Learn more HERE

Download completed frames to a designated directory (e.g. local, S3, Dropbox, other).

Selected frames download automatically as they complete, no waiting.

Run your fav renderer using as many concurrently running nodes as needed, we provide the required licenses

Download completed frames to a designated directory (e.g. local, S3, Dropbox or other).

Main Features Compared

Category
Feature
GridMarkets
Zync
Pricing & Billing
Paypal/Credit Cards Accepted

Pricing & Billing
Student/Educational Program

Pricing & Billing
Subscription Plans

Pricing & Billing
Economy Plan w/ Reduced Pricing

Pricing & Billing
Low Credit Warning

Pricing & Billing
Realtime Balance Reporting

Pricing & Billing
Loyal Customer Credit Extension

Pricing & Billing
Submission Budgeting

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Workflow
Relative Pathing

Workflow
Absolute Pathing (Houdini)

Workflow
*Absolute Pathing (non-Houdini)

coming

Workflow
Simulations

Workflow
Unlimited Rendering Licenses

Workflow
Chunking & Tiling

coming

Workflow
Latest Application/Renderer Versions Available

Workflow
Houdini Dependencies

Workflow
GPU & CPU Rendering

Workflow
Built in plugins

Workflow
multi-Terabyte Data Storage

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Technical Support
Remote Desktop Support

Technical Support
Private Slack Support for Studios and Schools

Technical Support
Email Support

Technical Support
Slack Support

Technical Support
Managed Services

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Portal
API

Portal
Job Priorities

coming

Portal
Managed Plugin Installation

(*) Absolute paths are supported for Houdini including multiple directories utilising custom environment variables to maintain consistency within file structures. We are working on a general solution for all applications for arbitrary file structures.  Please use relative file paths for non-Houdini submissions for now and contact us at Support@GridMarkets.com with any questions.

 

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Pricing

 

Learn more regarding our pricing plans and costs HERE.