AWS Launches Its Next-gen GPU instances Powered by NVIDIA’s Latest A100 GPUs

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced the introduction of the newest GPU-equipped instances. Dubbed as P4, these new instances are launching a decade after AWS released its first range of Cluster GPU instances. This latest generation is driven by Intel Cascade Lake processors and eight of Nvidia's A100 Tensor Core GPUs. These instances, as promised by AWS, deliver up to 2.5 times the deep learning output from the previous generation — and training a like model for these new instances can be about 60% cheaper. In the…

DDN Accelerates Data Storage in NVIDIA Supercomputer Ranked 7th

7PB of DDN AI400X All-Flash Storage Supports NVIDIA's Selene in Becoming the Largest Industrial Supercomputer in the United States DDN, premier provider of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data Management software and hardware solutions enabling Intelligent Infrastructure, announced that its data infrastructure is used in the NVIDIA supercomputer that achieved the 7th position in the most recently announced TOP500 supercomputing list  revealed last week during ISC High Performance 2020 Digital conference. DDN AI400X …

40 Years On, PAC-MAN Recreated With AI by NVIDIA Researchers

GameGAN, a Generative Adversarial Network Trained on 50,000 PAC-MAN Episodes, Produces a Fully Functional Version of the Dot-Munching Classic Without an Underlying Game Engine. Forty years to the day since PAC-MAN first hit arcades in Japan, and went on to munch a path to global stardom, the retro classic has been reborn, delivered courtesy of AI. Trained on 50,000 episodes of the game, a powerful new AI model created by NVIDIA Research, called NVIDIA GameGAN, can generate a fully functional version of PAC-MAN without an…

DDN Announces A3I Support for NVIDIA DGX A100

Combination of A3I AI Storage Solutions and DGX A100 Systems Advances AI and Deep Learning Infrastructure to Optimize Performance of Analytics, Training and Inference Workloads DDN®, the global leader in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and multicloud data management, today announced support for NVIDIA DGX™ A100 systems in its A3I™ solutions. DGX A100 is the world's first 5-petaflops AI system that consolidates the power and capabilities of an entire data center into a single flexible platform. A3I combines DDN storage, DGX…

Domino Data Lab Joins NVIDIA DGX-Ready Software Program

Companies Collaborate to Accelerate AI and ML Workflows, Making Best-in-Class NVIDIA GPUs Easily Accessible to Data Science Teams Domino Data Lab, provider of the industry-leading open data science platform for large enterprises, announced it is joining the DGX-Ready Software program by NVIDIA. As part of this program, Domino joins NVIDIA and its partners to further simplify artificial intelligence (AI) infrastructure and help enterprises maximize the full potential of this technology. Marketing Technology News: DOSL App…

Seeing AI to AI: NVIDIA Deepens Ties with Top Research Center

Company becomes a shareholder in Germany's DFKI, one of world’s largest research centers dedicated to AI Andreas Dengel wants to get AI into more people’s hands while he continues to advance the technology. Sharing that mission and a history of close ties, NVIDIA just joined him and his roughly 1,000 colleagues as a shareholder in the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI). “A study last week said many companies are collecting data, but they don’t know what to do with it. We can help them join an…

cnvrg.io Accelerates Enterprise AI Deployment Through Advanced MLOps Solutions Integrated with NVIDIA GPU Cloud Container Registry

Company offers NVIDIA GPU performance-optimized NGC containers on premises or on any cloud with MLOps, automation and monitoring capabilities, accelerating enterprise AI from research to production cnvrg.io, the data science platform simplifying model management with MLOps and continual machine learning automation, announces its advanced MLOps solution will be integrated with the NVIDIA NGC container registry. Through a full, native integration, cnvrg.io will deliver accelerated enterprise artificial intelligence (AI),…

Super Hi-Fi Joins NVIDIA Inception Program

Super Hi-Fi announced that it has joined the NVIDIA Inception program, a virtual accelerator designed to nurture startups revolutionizing industries with advancements in AI and data science. Super Hi-Fi offers a suite of AI technologies designed for digital music experience providers across a variety of industries, such as on-demand music streaming, terrestrial and internet radio, business and retail music providers, and digital fitness music platforms. The Super Hi-Fi platform allows customers to tailor their audio…

TechBytes with Neil Trevett, Vice President at NVIDIA

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at NVIDIA. I am VP Developer Ecosystems at NVIDIA, where I help drive and develop the technology and relationships that enable application developers to take advantage of advanced GPU acceleration. I am also the elected President of The Khronos Group, where I initiated the OpenGL ES standard that's now used by billions worldwide every day, helped catalyze the WebGL and glTF projects to bring interactive 3D graphics to the Web and helped establish and launch the…

NVIDIA Teams with Amazon Web Services to Bring AI to Millions of Connected Devices

AWS IoT Greengrass Enables NVIDIA Jetson to Seamlessly Deploy AI for Edge Devices NVIDIA announced a collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) IoT on NVIDIA Jetson to enable customers to deploy AI and deep learning to millions of connected devices. This joint solution enables models to be easily created, trained and optimized on AWS, then deployed to Jetson-powered edge devices using AWS IoT Greengrass. The NVIDIA Jetson platform offers AI at the edge with high-performance and power-efficient computing.…

New NVIDIA Research Creates Interactive Worlds with AI

Invention Has Potential to Create Virtual Worlds for Gaming, Automotive, Robotics, VR Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems, NVIDIA introduced groundbreaking AI research that enables developers for the first time to render entirely synthetic, interactive 3D environments using a model trained on real-world videos. Company researchers used a neural network to render synthetic 3D environments in real time. Currently, every object in a virtual world needs to be modeled individually, which is expensive and time…

ElcomSoft Helps Investigators Access Evidence in Encrypted Virtual Machines

ElcomSoft Co. Ltd. updates ElcomSoft Distributed Password Recovery with support for an even wider range of encrypted and locked evidence. The update enables forensic access to evidence stored in encrypted VMware, Parallels, and VirtualBox virtual machines. In addition, the new Rule editor has been added to the user interface, allowing users editing rules for hybrid directly in the user interface. "Virtual machines are very common in the criminal world," says Andy Malyshev, ElcomSoft s.r.o. CEO. "Using an encrypted VM…

Facebook Unveils Cloud Gaming to Race Against Stadia and Xcloud

With the ongoing testing in limited regions, Facebook has ventured into the cloud gaming universe with the launch of several cloud-streamed games. These games are available on the Facebook app and the browser, eliminating the need for any downloads.  Users can play the games available on the cloud service via the existing Facebook service. Further, there are no requirements for special hardware or controllers, as users can play with their hands on mobile and PC users can utilize mouse and keyboard.  For the first week,…

VIZIO Rolls Out AMD FreeSync Software Update to 2021 TV Collection

VIZIO, Inc., the #1 American-based TV brand, announces that its ProGaming Engine, available on M-Series Quantum, P-Series Quantum, and P-Series Quantum X, is receiving a performance-enhancing software update, adding AMD FreeSync technology support for effortlessly fluid, tear- and artifact-free gaming performance at virtually any framerate. With the update, VIZIO M-Series TVs are certified for AMD FreeSync and P-Series for AMD FreeSync Premium, AMD's latest performance standard for serious gamers, improving the accuracy…

ShipBob Raises $68 Million in Series D Funding from SoftBank Vision Fund to Expand its Global Ecommerce Fulfillment Solution

ShipBob, an ecommerce enablement technology company that provides fulfillment by bringing fast shipping options to ecommerce businesses, announced $68 million in primary funding. The new capital will enhance the company's capabilities to bring world-class fulfillment to more customers, fuel growth, expand its software platform and scale its global fulfillment network. The Series D financing was led by SoftBank Vision Fund. Prior investors include Menlo Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures, Hyde Park Venture Partners, Hyde Park…

Influ2 Raises Millions in Seed Funding

 Influ2, the first person-based advertising platform, announced its initial round of seed funding of $3.4 million, which is the largest round of seed funding secured in the history of account-based marketing (ABM). Co-founded by Dmitri Lisitski, chief executive officer, and Vladimir Mikhalko, chief technology officer, Influ2 offers account-based advertising solutions that empower B2B marketers to only show their ads to chosen decision-makers on an individualized basis. This round of funding signifies Influ2’s commitment to…

BriefCam Appoints Gil Briman Chief Executive Officer

BriefCam, the industry’s leading provider of Video Content Analytics and VIDEO SYNOPSIS solutions, announced the appointment of Gil Briman as its Chief Executive Officer. Briman joins the organization to build upon BriefCam’s momentum delivering the best-in-class video analytics platform. "Gil is a stand-out international technology executive with an impressive track record of market-leading business growth, operational excellence, and innovation," said Seymour Liebman, Executive Vice President, CEO, and General Counsel of…

Loop Media, Inc. Partners with Plex to Provide Plex Live TV Customers Access

Loop Media, Inc., an innovative streaming media company focused exclusively on premium short-form video, announced a partnership with Plex, the popular streaming media platform for all your favorite media. 19 of Loop Media’s curated music video channels will now be available via Plex Live TV, offering viewers access to an expansive library of music videos from a variety of genres including R&B, Country, Hip Hop, Top Charting Singles and beyond. “We’re excited to kick off our work with Plex, offering even more audiences…

Splashtop Enables Remote Access to Adobe Creative Cloud Video Applications

Splashtop provides users of Adobe Creative Cloud video and audio products with high-performance remote access to their workstations, enabling them to work from home Splashtop Inc., a leader in remote access and remote support solutions, announced it has become a member of the Adobe® Exchange Developer community. The company provides solutions that allow users to remotely access Adobe Creative Cloud® desktop applications instantly and in real-time from any device—freeing them from having to go into the office to use…

SFL Scientific and Iguazio Partner to Speed Up Custom AI Development for Fortune 1000 Companies

Top tier consultancy partners with a leading data science platform company to simplify and expedite development and deployment of AI for enterprises across industries: Finance, insurance, healthcare, retail, manufacturing, gaming, AdTech, etc. Enterprises can now easily incorporate AI and MLOps automation to create business impact through endless applications such as: Predictive maintenance, real time recommendations, KYC (know your customer) and fraud prevention Partnership will speed up deployment of AI services at…