Tue 21st Jan 2003 | News
AUSTIN, TX, 01/21/2003 -- BOXX Technologies, a leading developer of XXtreme award-winning digital content creation systems for the design, entertainment and digital film industries, today announced support for the new NVIDIA Quadro® FX graphics solutions in its series of 3DBOXX workstations running Microsoft Windows 2000 or Linux.
“BOXX’s commitment to the DCC market drives us to continually offer the best available technology in our 3DBOXX workstations,” says Ed Caracappa, director of sales and marketing at BOXX Technologies. “The BOXX system architecture combined with the new NVIDIA Quadro FX will deliver tremendous performance with the most popular software applications in the industry.”
“The NVIDIA Quadro FX series of professional graphics solutions are perfectly aligned with BOXX Technologies goal of delivering top-of-the-line workstation platforms to the development communities,” said Jeff Brown, senior director of workstation product marketing at NVIDIA. “With three parallel vertex engines, eight fully programmable pixel pipelines, and a radically new line engine coupled to a high speed DDR2 memory interface, the QuadroFX graphics solutions will provide BOXX customers a professional platform delivering unmatched processing power, programmability and visual quality.”
The 3DBOXX series of AMD and Intel-based workstations are available in single or dual processor configurations running Microsoft Windows or Linux. With the addition of the new NVIDIA Quadro FX graphics solutions, 3DBOXX is optimized for 3D, animation and visualization software such as Maya, 3ds max, Softimage XS and LightWave 3D and popular CAD programs such as AutoCAD, Pro/Engineer, SolidWorks and many others. The revolutionary Quadro FX architecture doubles previous industry leading performance, offers advanced Cg programmability for a new class of OpenGL® and DirectX® applications, and offers full 128-bit floating-point precision for the industry’s highest workstation quality.
BOXX® Technologies, headquartered in Austin, TX, is a leading developer and manufacturer of XXtreme™ high-performance, high-bandwidth Microsoft Windows 2000 and Linux-based hardware and software solutions for the 3D, animation, digital film, and HDTV broadcast markets. BOXX solutions are designed to increase productivity and performance and include 3DBOXX®, RenderBOXX®, HDBOXX® and ServerBOXX™ -- all customized systems for 3D, rendering, HD non-linear editing, compositing and playback, and server solutions, respectively. For more information on BOXX Technologies, please visit the BOXX web site at www.boxxtech.com or call toll free 877-877-BOXX (2699) or 512-835-0400 (outside North America).
NVIDIA Corporation is a market leader in visual computing technology dedicated to creating products that enhance the interactive experience on consumer and professional computing platforms. Its graphics and communications processors have broad market reach and are incorporated into a wide variety of computing platforms, including consumer digital-media PCs, enterprise PCs, professional workstations, digital content creation systems, notebook PCs, military navigation systems and video games consoles. NVIDIA is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and employs more than 1,400 people worldwide. For more information, visit the company’s Web site at www.nvidia.com.