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Nvidia Acquires Bright Computing for its HPC Cluster Management Software

GPU-maker Nvidia is broadening its enterprise software portfolio by buying HPC cluster management company Bright Computing for an undisclosed sum. Unlike Nvidia’s ongoing effort to purchase semiconductor IP company ...Full Article

John Deere Brings Autonomous Driving to Farm Tractors

Fully autonomous self-driving cars are not yet on our nation’s roadways, but later this year a limited number of U.S. farmers will be able to start operating fully-autonomous John ...Full Article

The Metaverse: What Will 2022 Bring?

The term “metaverse” certainly got more attention in October when social media company Facebook changed its corporate name to Meta. The renaming was done, the company said, to focus ...Full Article

2021: An Incredible Year of AI in Review

From the still-menacing COVID-19 pandemic to new virus variants and overwhelmed hospitals, to extreme weather events, continuing global supply chain issues and a world clamoring for some semblance of ...Full Article

Nvidia, Utilidata Partner on Software-Defined Smart Grid Chip Development

Nvidia and energy meter software vendor Utilidata are collaborating to make regional electrical grids smarter and more energy-efficient by developing special software-defined smart grid chips that aim to dramatically ...Full Article

DeepMind Experimenting with Its Nascent Gopher 280 Billion Parameter Language Model

When it comes to language models, the name of the game is the development of ever more powerful models that push the boundaries of generating accurate and usable text ...Full Article

Are the Wheels Falling Off on the Nvidia-Arm Deal?

Nvidia’s 14-month-long, $40 billion proposal to acquire chip IP vendor Arm has hit another potential regulatory roadblock after being hit with two earlier challenges in Europe since October. This ...Full Article

Nvidia Still Dominates Latest MLPerf Results, but Competitors Are Making Some Noise

MLCommons today released its fifth round of MLPerf training benchmark results and Nvidia GPUs again dominated the rankings, but competitors were not taking those results sitting down. One of ...Full Article

Nvidia: U.S. Federal Trade Commission Is Reviewing the Proposed $40B Arm Acquisition

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has been added to the growing list of government agencies around the world that are reviewing the proposed $40 billion acquisition of U.K.-based Arm ...Full Article

France’s Jean Zay Supercomputer Getting a Major Nvidia A100 Power Boost for AI Research

Since coming online in the fall of 2019 in Paris, the Jean Zay supercomputer has been one of Europe’s most powerful supercomputers available to HPC and AI researchers. And ...Full Article
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