Visual effects (VFX)

Speed VFX production pipelines with Qumulo’s high-performance hybrid cloud file storage and data services.

Leading Visual Effect (VFX) studios count on Qumulo’s hybrid cloud file storage and data services to support all stages of the VFX pipeline, to boost collaboration, speed rendering, modeling and compositing processes, and cost effectively scale to meet rapid capacity demands, both on-prem and in cloud environments.

Key Benefits

Accelerate performance, collaboration, and productivity


Spin up cloud compute power quickly and easily to speed rendering


Reliable high-performance, data access, and delivery


Simple scalability across on-prem, private cloud, and public cloud environments


Integrated data protection and cost efficiencies


Optimize video editing environments with real-time analytics

 Solutions Built for VFX Studios


With Qumulo, visual effects studios can utilize all-NVMe or flash-first platforms to deliver ultra-fast performance for petabyte levels of content without incurring the high costs of previous-generation systems. Qumulo delivers reliable low latency and ultra fast performance to accelerate collaboration, creativity, management, and delivery.


Qumulo enables visual effects studios to burst compute power or spin up production environments in the cloud, including AWS or GCP, to create VFX render farms on demand and to enable multi-location production teams to access all the content they need to more effectively collaborate, and meet project deadlines faster.

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Qumulo’s hybrid file software centralizes all media with a single namespace, delivering fast reliable content access to all artists, animators, and editors, whether they are in the studio or working from remote locations. Qumulo helps keep creativity flowing to meet tight deadlines.


Meeting rapid growth demands is easy with Qumulo. With its modular architecture, VFX studios can expand capacity to support billions of files and petabyte levels of data, on-prem or in the cloud, with no disruption or downtime.

Enterprise-level data protection

Qumulo software is designed with built-in enterprise level data protection using erasure coding, as well as through local and remote snapshots and continuous replication ensure data is preserved for the long-term and always available.

Real-time analytics

Qumulo provides built-in real-time analytics that provide visibility to the entire creative environment including workstations, storage usage, latency, throughput and more, to help optimize video editing environments to increase productivity, manage current issues and better plan future requirements.

World-class customer support that will delight you!

“Qumulo’s responsive and proactive customer support was an important benefit and set the company apart from all the other vendors we’ve seen.”

Graham Peddie, Chief Operating Officer, Cinesite

Learn more:

FuseFX’s Journey to the Hybrid Cloud with Qumulo
Cinesite Studios Taps Qumulo to Bring Motion Pictures to Audiences Faster with Cloud Rendering
MSG Networks Achieves MVP Performance Thanks to the Versatility and Flexibility of Qumulo Software

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