Advanced Computing in the Age of AI | Wednesday, August 4, 2021

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Inference Chip Vendor Untether AI Brings in $125M In Oversubscribed Round B Funding

Untether AI, which specializes in AI inferencing chips for neural networks, cloud infrastructure and more, recently sought $100 million in new Round B funding for its operations and growth. ...Full Article

Latest MLPerf Results See Intel, Graphcore, Google Increase Their Presence Behind Nvidia

While Nvidia again dominated the latest round of MLPerf training benchmark results, the range of participants has expanded. Yes, Google’s forthcoming TPU v4 performed well, but competitors also shined. ...Full Article

Graphcore IPU Gets a Public Cloud Boost

Graphcore, the U.K. AI chip developer, is expanding its roster of cloud partners to include Cirrascale Cloud Partners, a deep learning infrastructure specialist. The result of the collaboration is ...Full Article

Graphcore Expanding Its AI Compute Platform Sales with Its First Channel Partner Program

AI compute platform vendor Graphcore has launched its first formal global channel partner program to promote and boost the sales of its AI processors and blade computing products. The ...Full Article

Graphcore Introduces Next-Gen Intelligence Processing Unit for AI Workloads

British hardware designer Graphcore, which emerged from stealth in 2016 to launch its first-generation Intelligence Processing Unit (IPU), has announced its next-generation IPU platform: the IPU-Machine M2000. With the ...Full Article

Microsoft Azure Adds Graphcore’s IPU

Graphcore, the U.K. AI chip developer, is expanding collaboration with Microsoft to offer its intelligent processing units on the Azure cloud, making Microsoft the first large public cloud vendor ...Full Article

AI Chip Startup Graphcore Rings Up $200M in Funding

Graphcore, the U.K. AI chip developer, has attracted more investors as it rolls out its intelligent processing unit to enterprise datacenters and cloud services providers. The GPU rival reported ...Full Article

‘Colossus’ IPU Targets Datacenters, Cloud

A second $30 million funding round for U.K. AI chip developer Graphcore sets up the company to go to market with its “intelligent processing unit” (IPU) in 2017 with ...Full Article
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