If you’re new to AWS Portal we recommend starting here. If you’re new to Deadline we recommend starting here.

The AWS Portal Asset Transfer System (Advanced)


In Deadline, an asset is a term for files that are used or produced by a renderer for a specific job. Rendering software will typically read or produce one or more assets for any given job.

Deadline 10 introduced AWS Portal - a system that enables customers to run render jobs in AWS. The AWS Portal Asset Transfer System is a feature of AWS Portal that facilitates the secure transfer of assets between On-Premise network storage and Deadline AWS Workers.

Please see this blog post for more information.


If you want to know how to set up Deadline’s AWS Portal, please refer to AWS Portal Component Overview.