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Vortex: pipeline platform for the digital film and animation industry

Vortex is a very flexible cross-platform, Python based platform tool designed to consolidate the features of a complex animation/vfx pipeline into a single unified interface, from individual to large size studios. 

Vortex acts as a development platform upon which to build more complex pipeline methods, with the following built in systems:

- Custom file views
- Versioning
- Role management
- Task management
- Cross platform interoperability
- Queue management
- Scalable database backend
- 3rd party software access
- API

http://vortex.hydralab.com/


While you are there, have a look at the blog as well: http://vortex.hydralab.com/blog/


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