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NVIDIA Avatar Cloud Engine (ACE) is a suite of technologies that help developers bring digital avatars to life with generative AI. ACE AI models are designed to run in the cloud or locally on the PC.

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NVIDIA ACE for games sparks life into virtual characters with generative AI

The Key Benefits of ACE

State-of-the-Art Models and Microservices

NVIDIA supercomputer-trained foundation models provide industry-leading quality and real-time performance.

Safe and Consistent Results

AI models and microservices trained on commercially safe, responsibly licensed data. Fine-tuning and guardrails enable accurate, appropriate, and on-topic results no matter the user’s input.

Flexible Deployment Options

Handle customization and inference through any public or private cloud, Windows PC, or a mix of both.

Digital Human Workflows

Developers can leverage ACE to build their own digital human solutions from the ground up, or use NVIDIA’s suite of domain-specific AI workflows for next-generation non-playable game characters (NPCs), interactive digital assistants for customer service, and digital avatars for real-time communication.

Gaming Characters

NVIDIA Covert Protocol sample application demonstrates NPCs capable of natural language interactions. Developers of middleware, tools, and games can use state-of-the-art real-time language, speech, and animation generative AI models to bring roleplaying capabilities to digital characters. NVIDIA has partnered with Inworld AI to demonstrate NVIDIA ACE integrated into an end-to-end NPC platform with cutting-edge visuals in Unreal Engine 5.

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Customer Service

NVIDIA Tokkio is a digital assistant workflow built with ACE, bringing AI-powered customer service capabilities to healthcare, financial services, and retail. It comes to life using state-of-the-art real-time language, speech, and animation generative AI models alongside retrieval augmented generation (RAG) to convey specific and up-to-date information to customers.

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NVIDIA Maxine enables better communication and understanding

Video Conferencing

Collaboration with global audiences can be dramatically improved when speaking in their language. NVIDIA Maxine integrates NVIDIA Riva real-time translation and text-to-speech with real-time “live portrait” photo animation and eye contact to enable better communication and understanding.

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ACE Developer Ecosystem

For customers looking for an end-to-end digital human solution, reach out to NVIDIA partners that have integrated ACE microservices.

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