Tag: NVidia

Nvidia’s $40B Arm deal hinges on European regulators

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. (Reuters) — Nvidia may not be able to meet a March 2022 deadline for closing its $40 billion acquisition of British chip technology firm Arm due to European regulators’ reluctance to consider the case until after the summer holidays, people familiar with the matter told […]

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Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang weighs in on the metaverse, blockchain, and chip shortage

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Conversations with Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang are always blunt and illuminating because he still likes to have freewheeling chats with the press. During the recent online-only Computex event, he held an briefing with the press where he talked about the company’s recent announcements and then […]

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Intel debates buyout of SiFive to bolster chip technology against Arm (source)

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. (Reuters) — Intel is debating a possible offer to buy SiFive, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters, a company closely associated with open source technology that is challenging the rise of Intel’s rival, Arm. SiFive, a San Mateo, California-based startup, employs several of […]

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Historic demand leads to a 39% increase in GPU shipments in Q1 2021

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Graphics-card vendors are shipping a huge amount of their products to try to meet the increased global demand for GPUs. This led to a 38.74% year-over-year increase in video card shipments in Q1 2021, according to industry-tracking intelligence firm Jon Peddie Research. In its latest […]

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Nvidia’s RTX 3080 Ti Is Now Available — For Gamers Who Can Find It

Nvidia’s new flagship graphics card, the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti, is now available for purchase — if you can manage to snag one, that is. Earlier today, the highly-anticipated hardware hit shelves at various electronics retailers such as Best Buy, Newegg, Micro Center, and Amazon. However, within hours of its release, each site reported the […]

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Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti review – Significantly faster than the RTX 3080

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. It’s difficult to understand why a company that cannot keep up with demand would introduce even more products. But that’s exactly what Nvidia is doing with the RTX 3080 Ti, which it claims is its new flagship gaming GPU. And that’s fair considering this card […]

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Nvidia lifts curtain on AI software dev platform, new AI servers at Computex

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Nvidia on Monday announced several AI computing initiatives for enterprise AI product development and operation, including unveiling the company’s cloud-hosted Base Command AI software development platform with NetApp and dozens of new x86 servers from leading OEMs that are certified to run Nvidia AI Enterprise […]

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Nvidia launches GeForce RTX 3080 Ti and 3070 Ti graphics cards

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Nvidia launched its new Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Ti and 3070 Ti graphics cards at the virtual Computex 2021 event in Taiwan. Jeff Fisher, senior vice president of Nvidia’s GeForce business, announced the new graphics cards and their graphics processing units (GPUs) during a Computex […]

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Alienware launches X-Series 15-inch and 17-inch gaming laptops

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Alienware is launching its new 15-inch and 17-inch X-Series gaming laptops today. These new laptops have patent-pending cooling technologies that tap AI and yet are as thin as possible at less than an inch thick for both models. The models include the Alienware x15 and […]

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Nvidia, NERSC claim Perlmutter is world’s fastest AI supercomputer

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Nvidia and the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) on Thursday flipped the “on” switch for Perlmutter, billed as the world’s fastest supercomputer for AI workloads. Named for astrophysicist Saul Perlmutter, the new supercomputer boasts 6,144 NVIDIA A100 Tensor Core GPUs and will be […]

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Nvidia quarterly revenues grow 84% to $5.66 billion

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Nvidia reported revenues of $5.66 billion for its first fiscal quarter ended May 2, up 84% from a year earlier. Gaming revenue grew 106% to $2.76 billion. The numbers were above Wall Street’s expectations. A year ago, Nvidia reported non-GAAP earnings per share of $1.89 […]

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