NVIDIA

NVIDIA awakened the world to the power of computer graphics when it invented the graphics processing unit (GPU) in 1999. Since then, it has consistently set new standards in visual computing with breathtaking, interactive graphics available on devices ranging from smart phones and tablets to notebooks and workstations. NVIDIA’s expertise in programmable GPUs has led to breakthroughs in parallel processing which make supercomputing inexpensive and widely accessible. The company holds more than 1,100 U.S. patents, including ones covering designs and insights fundamental to modern computing.

NVIDIA Delivers More Than 6,000x Speedup on Key Algorithm for Hedge Funds

By NVIDIA | May 13, 2019

NVIDIA’s AI platform is delivering more than 6,000x acceleration for running an algorithm that the hedge fund industry uses to benchmark backtesting of trading strategies. This enormous GPU-accelerated speedup has big implications across the financial services industry. Hedge funds —

NVIDIA and Red Hat Team to Accelerate Enterprise AI

By NVIDIA | May 9, 2019

For enterprises looking to get their GPU-accelerated AI and data science projects up and running more quickly, life just got easier. At Red Hat Summit today, NVIDIA and Red Hat introduced the combination of NVIDIA’s GPU-accelerated computing platform and the

How Do Self-Driving Cars Make Decisions?

By NVIDIA | May 8, 2019

Self-driving cars see the world using sensors. But how do they make sense of all that data? The key is perception, the industry’s term for the ability, while driving, to process and identify road data — from street signs to

Succeeding by Predicting Failure: AI Startup Using Factory-Based Sensors to Avert Shutdowns

By NVIDIA | May 2, 2019

In a world reliant on the power of machines, breakdowns can be problematic, sometimes catastrophic. A system failure at an auto manufacturer can cost up to $1.3 million an hour. An offshore oil platform going offline can waste around $3.5

Lights, Camera, AI: Cambridge Consultants Puts Deep Learning in Director’s Chair

By NVIDIA | May 1, 2019

AI is commonly associated with data. Less known is its artistic side — composing music scores, transforming doodles into photorealistic masterpieces, and dancing the night away. Cambridge Consultants knows it well, having already demonstrated AI’s artistic prowess with Vincent AI,

Car Buyers, Choose Your Engines: How Assembly Lines Are Gearing Up for Made-to-Order Vehicles

By NVIDIA | April 29, 2019

Buying a car isn’t as simple as it used to be. Beyond cloth or leather seats and deciding on a color, purchasers are swarmed with a myriad of choices: from trim lines and engine types to various kinds of safety

China says it’s created a facial recognition app for pandas

China says it’s created a facial recognition app for pandas

Researchers from the China Conservation and Research Centre for Giant Pandas have developed an app that could recognize individual pandas ...
IT services giant HCL left employee passwords, other sensitive data exposed online

IT services giant HCL left employee passwords, other sensitive data exposed online

IT services giant HCL left employee passwords exposed online, as well as customer project details, and other sensitive information, all ...
The ongoing Huawei saga, explained in brief

The ongoing Huawei saga, explained in brief

Here’s a rundown of all the major news in the past week If you’re feeling bewildered trying to keep up ...
Digital Acceleration Is At Cross Roads – Modernize Everything Or Die

Digital Acceleration Is At Cross Roads – Modernize Everything Or Die

Have you experienced or heard of anything similar to these anecdotes? “Tesla can’t figure out how to manage its glass ...
Cloudflare architecture and how BPF eats the world

Cloudflare architecture and how BPF eats the world

Recently at Netdev 0x13, the Conference on Linux Networking in Prague, I gave a short talk titled "Linux at Cloudflare" ...