Swinburne’s New GPU-Accelerated Supercomputer to Study Gravity

Research, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Cluster/Supercomputing, Higher Education/Academia, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 16 2017

Melbourne’s Swinburne University of Technology announced plans of a new supercomputer that will be used to power research into astrophysics and gravitational waves, with the university seeking to further prove the science behind Einstein’s theory of

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NVIDIA Gives Away More V100s to AI Researchers

Events, Research, Higher Education/Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 09 2017

After surprising some of the top AI researchers with the first Tesla V100 GPU accelerators last month at CVPR, NVIDIA struck again by handing out 15 more to researchers at the International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML) in Sydney.  Given out

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NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK Update for Volta Now Available

News, Research, cuDNN, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, NCCL, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 08 2017

At GTC 2017, NVIDIA announced Volta optimized updates to the NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK. Today, we’re making these updates available as free downloads to members of the NVIDIA Developer Program.

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Scaling TensorFlow and Caffe to 256 GPUs

Research, Cluster/Supercomputing, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 08 2017

IBM Research unveiled a “Distributed Deep Learning” (DDL) library that enables cuDNN-accelerated deep learning frameworks like TensorFlow, Caffe, Torch and Chainer to scale to tens of IBM servers leveraging hundreds of GPUs.

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Speed to Safety: Autonomous RC Car Aids Emergency Evacuation

Research, Automotive, Autonomous, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Quadro, TensorRT, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 04 2017

By Abhinav Ayalur, Isaac Wilcove, Lynn Dang, Ricky Avina The alarm is ringing. You smell smoke and see people running for the exit, but you don’t do the same. Why? Because you’re the fire marshal.

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Major Upgrade to National Institutes of Health Supercomputer

Research, Bioinformatics & Genomics, Cluster/Supercomputing, Computational Chemistry, Government/National Labs, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 03 2017

The Biowulf supercomputer at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) received an upgrade with the addition of 144 NVIDIA GPUs to help researchers discover new cures and save lives.

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Intelligent Trash Pick-Up Robots Coming to an Office Near You

Research, Autonomous, cuDNN, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Quadro, Robotics, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 03 2017

By Mark Theis, Michael Chacko, Ishan Mitra, Shruthi Jaganathan While you’re probably used to throwing away your own trash (hopefully), there’s no reason to with modern artificial intelligence (AI).

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Profiling the AI Performance Boost in OptiX 5

Features, News, Computer Graphics & Visualization, Games, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 31 2017

By Vincent Brisebois and Ankit Patel, NVIDIA OptiX 5.0 introduces a new post-processing feature to denoise images.

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Inferencing Images 100x Faster with GPUs and TensorRT

Research, Higher Education/Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, TensorRT, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 25 2017

At this week’s Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition conference, NVIDIA demonstrated how one Tesla V100 running NVIDIA TensorRT can perform a common inferencing task 100X faster than a system without GPUs.

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Top AI Researchers Receive First NVIDIA Tesla V100s

Events, Features, Research, CUDA, cuDNN, Higher Education/Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, TensorRT, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 24 2017

At this week’s Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition conference in Honolulu, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang surprised a group of elite deep learning researchers at CVPR to unveil the NVIDIA Tesla V100, our latest GPU, based on our Volta architecture, by p

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