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Silicon Mechanics Adds Tesla K40 to Product Lineup

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Today Silicon Mechanics announced that the company now offers the Nvidia Tesla K40 as part of its GPU Solutions product line.

Nvidia’s Ian Buck on NVLink and the New Jetson TK1 Development Kit

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In this video, Nvidia’s Ian Buck describes the company’s Pascal GPU technology. Slated for delivery in 2016, Pascal includes NVLink, a point-to-point interconnect enables fast data exchange between GPUs and CPUs as well. After that he gives us a sneak peek at the Jetson TK1 development platform.

Video: GTC Keynote – Using GPUs at Pixar

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Today’s GTC keynote features Pixar’s Dirk Van Gelder and Danny Nahmias. While you may not think of Pixar in terms of HPC, the company is an undisputed leader in computing graphics. In fact, the first Academy Award ever given to a computer generated movie was Pixar’s Luxo Jr. in 1986.

Nvidia Develops NVLink Interconnect for Next-Gen “Pascal” GPUs

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Today at GTC 2014, Nvidia announced new technologies that will ship with their next-generation “Pascal” GPUs. First up is a new interconnect called NVLink, a point-to-point interconnect that offers advantages over PCI-E.

Video: Nvidia’s Jen-Hsun Huang GTC 2014 Keynote

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insideHPC will be streaming live keynotes all week from the GPU Technology Conference in San Jose. Today’s keynote is from Nvidia’s CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang and we anticipate some exciting announcements.

GTC Keynotes to Livestream This Week on insideHPC

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We are pleased to announce that insideHPC will be streaming live keynotes this week from the GPU Technology Conference in San Jose. You can look forward to the latest on GPU-powered science and state-of-the-art visualization.

Microway Rolls out Octoputer Servers with up to 8 GPUs

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Today Microway announced a new line of servers designed for GPU and storage density. As part of the announcement, the company’s new OctoPuter GPU servers pack 34 TFLOPS of computing power when paired with up to up to eight NVIDIA Tesla K40 GPU accelerators. NVIDIA GPU accelerators offer the fastest parallel processing power available, but […]

New Eurotech G-Station Deskside HPC system

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Today Eurotech announced their new G-Station, a liquid-cooled departmental HPC system.

GPU Boost for the Tesla K40

GPU Boost is a relatively simple way to increase performance by up to 17.5%.

GTC 2014 to Reflect Latest Industry Trends

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Marc Hamilton writes that the GTC conference next week will reflect some exciting industry trends in vGPU virtualization, Big Data, and ARM processing. “We have seen an explosion in the use of GPUs for machine learning and pattern recognition. Much of this is going on in Internet data centers.”