This is the third revision release for Deadline 9.0.
It fixes a few bugs that have been reported during the 9.0 release cycle and adds some minor improvements, including support for 3ds Max 2018, Maya 2018, and modo 11.
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In addition, new installation and configuration options have been added to better support distributed deployments.
Jigsaw rendering for Redshift for Maya and Tile rendering for Cinema 4D and VRED are now included in addition to Redshift exporting from Maya, and Renderman exporting from Houdini.
Note that if you’re using traditional floating licenses, a new 9.0 license is required to run this version.
Draft has also been updated to version 1.6.4, which includes support for DNx HD (requires a Draft Pro license).
Deadline 9.0 is the latest version of Thinkbox Software’s scalable high-volume compute management solution, and introduces new features to strengthen the security of your Deadline render farm.