Nvidia integrates EPYC 2 into its AI
Published in News
Tuesday, 09 June 2020 12:00

Nvidia integrates EPYC 2 into its AI


All roads leading to Rome

The company named after a Roman vengence daemon, Nvidia, is shoving its rival AMD's EPYC 2 (code-named Rome) technology under the bonnet of its DGX A100, the third generation AI system.

More Nvidia RTX Ampere details show up
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 09 June 2020 11:31

More Nvidia RTX Ampere details show up


Earlier pictures might be real as Nvidia hunts for the leak

There were a couple of leaks of Nvidia's upcoming RTX Ampere lineup during the weekend, and it appears these could be real as Nvidia is now hunting for the leak. In the meantime, we now have a bit more information about the upcoming lineup.

AMD and Nvidia have little to fear from Intel's DG1
Published in Graphics


No great shakes after all

Intel's crack at a discrete GPU Xe DG1 graphics card has been spotted in a 3DMark benchmark and scored 5,538 in 3DMark’s Fire Strike test (paired with an Intel Core i9-9900K processor) and hit a graphics score of 5,960.

Nvidia Geforce NOW takes a different approach with publishers
Published in Gaming


Big cleanup possible as of May 31st

Nvidia is has decided to adopt a new Geforce NOW approach for publishers and while the service has been used by millions of gamers around the world and has over 200 publishers on board, things might change on May 31st.

Nvidia rolls out Geforce 446.14 WHQL driver
Published in Graphics


Game Ready driver for Valorant and DirectX 12 Ultimate

Nvidia has released its latest Geforce 446.14 WHQL driver which brings both support for some new and upcoming games as well as the new Windows 10 May 2020 update with DirectX 12 Ultimate.

Nvidia trains Pacman to beat Pacman
Published in AI
Monday, 25 May 2020 11:55

Nvidia trains Pacman to beat Pacman


Army of AI managed it

Nvidia built an army of AI routines, dubbed GameGAN (short for "generative adversarial networks"), trained to build a playable Pacman game from scratch.

Next-gen consumer GPUs rumored to launch in September
Published in Graphics


From both Nvidia and AMD

According to a report from Digitimes, next-gen consumer graphics cards from both Nvidia and AMD could launch in September.

Nvidia surprises Wall Street
Published in News
Friday, 22 May 2020 11:51

Nvidia surprises Wall Street


Data centres prop up second quarter

Nvidia forecast second-quarter revenue above analysts’ estimates, as demand surges for its chips used in the data centres that power the shift to working remotely because of the new coronavirus outbreak.

Nvidia launches Mellanox ConnectX-6Lx SmartNIC
Published in Network


To meet growth in enterprise and cloud scale-out workloads.

ConnectX-6 Lx, the 11th generation product in the ConnectX family, is designed to meet the needs of modern data centers, where 25Gb/s connections are becoming standard for handling demanding workflows, such as enterprise applications, AI and real-time analytics.

Nvidia DGX A100 AI System runs on AMD EPYC Rome CPU
Published in AI


Two AMD EPYC 7742 64-core/128-thread CPUs

At its digital GPU Technology Conference 2020 which kicked off today, Nvidia officially announced the new Amper architecture based GA100 GPU, including the A100 Tensor Core GPU which will be a part of the DGX A100 AI System, and it appears that that same system will be powered by none other than two AMD EPYC CPUs.