HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPUTING SOLUTIONS FOR VIDEO GAMES & ESPORTS

The AMPD team has over two decades of experience in technology solutions for video game studios and digital media production houses around the world. We supply high-performance computing solutions for the studio, and in the data centre, as well as AMPD Connect solutions to connect the two locations.

AMPD ONLINE | AMPD CLOUD | AMPD MULTI-CDN | AMPD STORAGE | AMPD CONNECT | AMPD STUDIO


SELECTED GAMES & ESPORT CUSTOMERS & PARTNERS

COMMODITY CLOUD IS INEFFICIENT AND COSTLY FOR MULTIPLAYER GAMES AT SCALE

Current cloud infrastructure has many shortcomings when it comes to applications such as multiplayer video games, including eSports, next-gen digital media production, or big data analysis and visualization. AMPD is building a network of smaller, distributed AMPD HPC Data Centres within urban environments to solve these problems. Our infrastructure design seeks to mitigate latency at every step., providing players with the best possible play experiences while costing games companies less.


AMPD ONLINE FOR VIDEO GAMES & ESPORTS

AMPD’s Game Hosting blends dedicated core infrastructure with the flexibility to work with any public cloud – including our own – for higher performance and better pricing than other cloud providers. Any company with a multiplayer game at scale should talk to AMPD.

  • World-class infrastructure.
  • Private and public cloud services.
  • 40ms roundtrip ping time to all USA POPs.
  • Network neutral access (150+ carriers).
  • Direct trunk to Asia and Europe.
  • Not subject to the US Freedom Act.

AMPD CLOUD FOR VIDEO GAMES & ESPORTS – POWERED BY CLOUD A

Radically simplified and automated cloud infrastructure at exceptionally competitive pricing without any compromise on performance.

  • The fastest high-performance Canadian cloud server solution.
  • Entire rack virtualization for virtual management of routers, networks, VLANs, VPNs, firewalls, servers, and software delivery automation as a complete solution, from a consolidated dashboard.
  • Application hosting, big data management, backup and disaster recovery, managed cloud security.

AMPD MULTI-CDN FOR VIDEO GAMES & ESPORTS – POWERED BY SYSTEM73

Using Intelligent DNS responses, Multi-CDN determines the best provider for any given request based on multiple factors including ISP, location, and availability of the CDN, and the performance profile for the hostname that’s being requested.

  • Intelligent DNS + Multiple CDNs.
  • CDN Load Balancing Technology.
  • One Dashboard + Simple API integration.

AMPD STORAGE FOR VIDEO GAMES & ESPORTS – POWERED BY KAMINARIO

Kaminario’s K2 All-Flash Array represents the backbone of the modern data center and is the leading all-flash array in the market today.

  • Kaminario’s 6th generation all-flash platform delivers industry leading performance, scalability, innovation and cost efficiency backed by the most comprehensive business assurance program in the storage industry.
  • Software-defined storage for cloud datacenters.
  • Top-ranked all-flash storage by Gartner.

AMPD CONNECT FOR VIDEO GAMES & ESPORTS

Connect your studio to our data centres using dark fibre at speeds of up to 40Gbps for an unbelievably cost-effective flat monthly rate. We offer ‘Studio-in-the-Cloud’ solutions comprising industry-standard, non-proprietary resources customized to the needs of your specific game .

  • High Speed Internet (1 GB Unmetered) + access to the AMPD Metro Area Network.
  • Access the AMPD Cloud for on-demand virtual machines.
  • Cost-effective access to major data centers for colo via X-connects.
  • Offsite backup and data recovery capabilities.
  • Potential for highly available Internet via redundant providers.

DID YOU KNOW THAT AMPD IS CANADA’S ONLY PERFORCE RESELLER?


AMPD STUDIO FOR VIDEO GAMES & ESPORTS

Our understanding of the industry allows AMPD to provide customized technology infrastructure specifically for game developers and publishers. From the workstation, to server and security infrastructure, AMPD works with developers to design and deploy technology specific to their studio’s exact needs:

  • Workstations
  • Servers
  • Software | Middleware
  • Network Design & Implementation
  • Security
  • Storage & Recovery