Founded by post-production industry veterans, ZYNC is the visual effects industry’s first completely integrated cloud-based storage and rendering platform. ZYNC’s secure pay-as-you-go service provides instant and affordable access to high volume rendering resources, normally a limiting factor in digital productions. ZYNC features a layered defense architecture that encrypts data at all points of exchange and storage while offering an extremely user-friendly interface. To date ZYNC has been used by pre-release sites on nine major feature films as well as hundreds of commercial projects for a total of over 5,500,000 core render hours. Supported host applications currently include Autodesk Maya, NVIDIA’s Mental Ray, Chaos Group’s V-Ray and The Foundry’s Nuke. More information can be found at zyncrender.com.