HGX-2 Fuses HPC and AI Computing Architectures

Accelerated Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud, Cloud Services, Deep Learning, Featured, HGX-2 Volta V100

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 29 2018

The continuing explosive growth of AI model size and complexity means the appetite for more powerful compute solutions continues to accelerate rapidly.

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Volta Tensor Core GPU Achieves New AI Performance Milestones

Accelerated Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Featured, machine learning and AI, Tensor Core, Tesla V100

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 07 2018

Artificial intelligence powered by deep learning now solves challenges once thought impossible, such as computers understanding and conversing in natural speech and autonomous driving.

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TensorRT Integration Speeds Up TensorFlow Inference

Accelerated Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Develpment Tools & LIbraries, Software, TensorFlow, TensorRT

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 27 2018

Update, May 9, 2018: TensorFlow v1.7 and above integrates with TensorRT 3.0.4. NVIDIA is working on supporting the integration for a wider set of configurations and versions. We’ll publish updates when these become available.

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Researchers and Robots Swarm Japan’s RoboCup Competition

Deep Learning, Intelligent Machines, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Aug 10 2017

Some robots played soccer. Others tackled picking and packing duties in a simulated warehouse. Still others competed to see which could tackle household chores, like setting the table.

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How a Boston Startup Plans to Poach Poachers in Africa Using Intelligent Drones

Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Social Impact

Lan Malin, posted Jun 29 2017

Across the African savanna, 25,000 elephants and 1,000 rhinos are killed by poachers each year, according to some estimates. At this rate, they’ll be extinct within two decades.

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Into the Woods: This Drone Goes Where No GPS Can

Embedded Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Jun 09 2017

Most drones would be lost without GPS. Not this one. A drone developed by NVIDIA researchers navigates even the most far-flung, unmapped places using only deep learning and computer vision powered by NVIDIA Jetson TX1 embedded AI supercomputers.

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How NVIDIA Metropolis Is Paving the Way Toward Smarter Traffic

Deep Learning, Embedded Computing, GTC 2017, Jetson, Metropolis

Lan Malin, posted May 31 2017

Traffic. Nobody likes it, but we all have to deal with it. As the world’s cities grow more densely populated, scientists and entrepreneurs are looking for solutions to gridlock, pollution and the other byproducts of a world filled with cars.

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GTC Doubleheader: AI, Robotics Events Draws 300 Teen Technologists

Deep Learning, Embedded Computing, Education, GTC 2017, Jetson, NVIDIA Foundation

Lan Malin, posted May 17 2017

Hundreds of Ph.D.s prowled the hallways of the eighth annual GPU Technology Conference in San Jose last week to catch up on the latest developments in AI. Also in attendance were hundreds of teens, getting their first taste of what AI can offer.

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Whose Sign Is It Anyway? AI Translates Sign Language Into Text

Deep Learning, Education, GTC 2017, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted May 11 2017

Deaf people can’t hear. Most hearing people don’t understand sign language.

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