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Pixomondo Leveraged Dell Technology To Bring To Life Digital Creatures And Hero Environments In The Third Season Of Game Of Thrones. (Photo: Business Wire)

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Dell today announced that award-winning visual effects studio Pixomondo utilized Dell solutions to quickly and reliably generate visual effects for “ Game of Thrones” and “ Star Trek Into Darkness.”

Pixomondo leveraged Dell technology to bring to life digital creatures and hero environments in the  ...

Pixomondo leveraged Dell technology to bring to life digital creatures and hero environments in the third season of Game of Thrones. (Photo: Business Wire)

Pixomondo relied on a complete Dell solution comprised of Dell Precision workstations, Dell PowerEdge servers, Dell PowerVault storage and Dell UltraSharp monitors to conceive larger than life animations and tackle tough design challenges for season two of Emmy-Award-winning TV series “Game of Thrones” and to work on critical scenes in J.J. Abrams’ epic “Star Trek Into Darkness .”

“We started to work on ‘Game of Thrones’ for season two, taking the job of creating all the visual effects for that series,” said Sven Martin, visual effects supervisor, Pixomondo. “This was an enormous undertaking on a TV series with a tight schedule, and thanks to the speed and reliability we get from our Dell workstations, monitors, servers and storage, and the tremendous support we get from Dell’s IT support, we were not only able to meet the tough expectations, we were also brought on for season three.”

“It was exceptionally rewarding and very challenging to work on the Star Trek franchise and create something new that would still pay homage to the original,” said Ben Grossmann, visual effects supervisor, Pixomondo. “The Dell workstations and servers gave us tremendous computational firepower to render the massive 3D images around the clock.”

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