"Digital Entertainments on OpenStack & Cyberport Community Cloud"
By: Raymond Chan
The Cyberport Technology Center launched its new 3D Cloud service by offering free use of this cutting-edge cloud-based 3D rendering technology to contestants of the Hong Kong Youth 3D Animation Competition since 2012. The 3D Cloud which decreased the need for traditional and high costing rendering equipment, provides a cutting-edge cloud-based 3D rendering platform to local CG production house and local students. This OpenStack platform offers the incubatess, tenants and ICT practitioners to experience the scalable and flexible computing resources they ever have upon their application/project requirement. More importantly, the platform provides them the opportunity of cloud adoption which enables them to implement a cost-effective IT infrastructure plan for lowering technology costs and creating time for market advantages.