NVIDIA offers several advanced rendering solutions, including commercial 3D rendering component software for interactive and high-end visualization.
NVIDIA Iray® is a photorealistic, physicially based rendering solution with a robust C++API for seamless integration into 3D applications. The Iray solution provides multiple rendering modes addressing a wide spectrum of realtime and interactive visualization scenarios. Iray scales on a cluster of NVIDIA VCAs while leveraging the parallel processing power of NVIDIA Quadro®, GeForce® GTX, Tesla™ GPUs.
NVIDIA IndeX™ visualizes very large volumetric and surface data for use
in interpretation and analysis. IndeX enables interactive navigation
of high-quality visualization at the resolution of the original data
-- on the workstation, on the cluster, and in the cloud
Learn to write physically based materials with MDL rendered with mental ray and Iray. See www.mdlhandbook.com
How can physically based rendering with NVIDIA Iray accelerate your Autodesk Maya workflow? Learn more and watch the on-demand Iray for Maya webinar recording
Check out and watch Siggraph 2014 NVIDIA recorded presentations of Iray, MDL and mental ray technologies. More details
NVIDIA mental ray Standalone announced - Direct purchase of mental ray from NVIDIA. More details
NVIDIA Material Definition Language (MDL) 1.1 specification is released. Discover and learn how the language describes the appearance of scene elements for rendering. Download
[0x1] IrayForMaya released. In-depth details on features and pricing at www.IrayforMaya.com