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The Race to Ensure Post Quantum Data Security

Fault-tolerant quantum computers won’t exist for years – a decade is the most common estimate. When they do arrive, thanks to Shor’s now-famous algorithm, they will be able to crack the most widely-used encryptio Read more…

d-Matrix Gets Funding to Build SRAM ‘Chiplets’ for AI Inference

Hardware startup d-Matrix says the $44 million it raised in a Series A round today will help it continue development of a novel “chiplet” architecture that uses 6 nanometer chip embedded in SRAM memory modules for ac Read more…

Birds Aren’t Real. And Neither Is MLOps

Are birds real? A group of 20-somethings tried to convince us they weren’t in the past few years, to varying degrees of success. And now a University of Washington professor wants us to believe that MLOps isn’t real, Read more…

Nvidia CEO Touts a ‘Million X’ Speedup in AI

A decade ago, Google talked about “thinking in 10x.” Whether it’s Moore’s Law or the current rate of inflation, Nvidia’s CEO Jensen Huang has one-upped his fellow Silicon Valley technologists by thinking in mil Read more…

Avoid the Hidden Challenges of Data Migration

To grow in today’s digital world, many companies are adopting a cloud computing strategy. Driven by core objectives like rapidly expanding customer reach and improving IT spend efficiency, pressure from the C-suite to Read more…

News In Brief

Samsung Announces 24Gbps GDDR6 DRAM for 30% Faster Speeds

Samsung Electronics announced Thursday it has begun sampling a 16GB Graphics Double Data Rate 6 (GDDR6) DRAM featuring 24-gigabit-per-second processing speeds. The new high-speed memory chips for graphics cards are bu Read more…

Samsung to Ship Next-Generation Smart SSD This Year

Samsung will ship a new version of its "smart" SSD for data centers that's more than just a storage device -- it can be a CPU and accelerator when needed. The second-generation SmartSSD computational storage device (C Read more…

Nvidia Launches Hopper H100 GPU, New DGXs and Grace Superchips

The battle for datacenter dominance keeps getting hotter. Today, Nvidia kicked off its spring GTC event with new silicon, new software and a new supercomputer. Speaking from a virtual environment in the Nvidia Omnivers Read more…

Nvidia Bolsters Edge AI and Autonomous Robots at GTC 2022

Amid the flood of news coming out of Nvidia’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC) today were  pair of announcements aimed at accelerating the development of AI on the edge and enabling autonomous mobile robots, or AMRs. Read more…

Run:ai Seeks to Grow AI Virtualization with $75M Round

Run:ai, a provider of an AI virtualization layer that helps optimize GPU instances, yesterday announced a Series C round worth $75 million. The funding figures to help the fast-growing company expand its sales reach and Read more…

This Just In

Micron Ships World’s First 232-Layer NAND

Jul 26, 2022 |

BOISE, Idaho, July 26, 2022 — Micron Technology, Inc., today announced that it has begun volume production of the world’s first 232-layer NAND, built with industry-leading innovations to drive unprecedented performance for storage solutions. Read more…

Tachyum Launches Prodigy Universal Processor

May 11, 2022 |

LAS VEGAS, May 11, 2021 — Tachyum today launched the world’s first universal processor, Prodigy, which unifies the functionality of a CPU, GPU and TPU in a single processor, creating a homogeneous architecture, while delivering massive performance improvements at a cost many times less than competing products. Read more…

IBM Unveils IBM z16, Quantum-Safe System for Real-Time AI

Apr 5, 2022 |

ARMONK, N.Y.April 5, 2022 — IBM today unveiled IBM z16, IBM’s next-generation system with an integrated on-chip AI accelerator—delivering latency-optimized inferencing. Read more…

Intel Announces 12th Gen Core Processor for IoT

Jan 5, 2022 |

Jan. 5, 2022 — Tuesday at CES 2022, Intel launched 12th Gen Intel Core processors (code-named Alder Lake S-series and H-series), the first family of processors enhanced for the edge to feature performance hybrid architecture that combines Performance-cores and Efficient-cores with Intel Thread Director. Read more…

Bodo and Xilinx Collaborate To Bring Python Simplicity to Large-Scale Media Processing

Jan 4, 2022 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 4, 2022 — Bodo Inc. today announced a collaboration with Xilinx, Inc., including a Xilinx investment in Bodo, to further develop parallel computing technology that will simplify access to highly efficient media processing on FPGA-enabled clusters. Read more…

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