Major motion picture studios rely on Jellyfish Pictures to add sizzle and magic to their live-action and animated movies. Jellyfish is one of the most respected visual-effects and animation studios in the world. It uses Microsoft Azure to augment its on-premises rendering farm with on-demand high-performance computing (HPC) resources. By using Azure HPC resources, Jellyfish can bid on bigger jobs, better meet deadlines, and reduce capital and labor costs. Jellyfish also uses Azure graphical processing units (GPUs) to deliver virtual workstations to artists anywhere in the world, reducing hardware costs and better safeguarding intellectual property.