This 3ds Max blog is a team effort by Nicolas Holst, Lee Montgomery, Vishnu Ramdass and Anil Choudhary.
There have been a couple of changes with regards to Distributed Bucket Rendering in the 2015 release.
For when you use the .msp file to install a service pack
A couple of tips and tricks to make it easier to bake populate characters by creating a button for it and to reduce the number of keys so it's easier to tweak the animation afterwards
This service pack contains both fixes for 3ds Max 2015 & 3ds Max Design 2015 and also addresses the Heartbleed vulnerability.
You can bake selected populate characters so you can add accessories like hats, glasses, mobile phones etc.
In the past we've always said that you'd had to have both 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design installed on your render farm machines.
This is the same version that ships with 3ds Max 2015/3ds Max Design 2015
Get it from Subscription Center or download the 2015 trial versions.
By default Asset Tracking will not show the status for files on network drives.
A collection of tips for speeding up 3ds Max /3ds-Max Design