Xilinx To Compete With Intel, NVIDIA Datacenter AI Acceleration

Xilinx To Compete With Intel, NVIDIA On Datacenter AI Acceleration

NVIDIA  and Intel  are dominant players in datacenter artificial intelligence (AI) acceleration. Xilinx intends to compete against them in the growing field of machine learning as a service (MLaaS). At its 2018 developer forum (XDF), Xilinx announced its new SDAccel integrated development environment (IDE), enabling a larger FPGA development and deployment ecosystem. Xilinx’s SDAccel is up against NVIDIA’s GPU Cloud…

Correction: Xilinx To Compete With Intel, NVIDIA On Datacenter AI Acceleration

BLOG ENTRY: Xilinx To Compete With Intel, NVIDIA On Datacenter AI Acceleration – Forbes AUTHOR: Paul Teich, Principal Analyst PUBLICATION: Forbes Innovation online PUBLISHED DATE: Oct 15, 2018, 03:49pm CORRECTION-DATE: Oct 16, 2018, 6:00pm CORRECTION MADE: Several paragraphs were changed to reflect NVIDIA’s membership in ONNX. NOTE: Liftr Cloud Insights strives for thoroughness and accuracy. Sometimes we…

Microsoft is taking a different approach to edge storage than AWS. Azure Data Box Edge and Stack are Microsoft’s branded enterprise servers.

Microsoft Azure Picks Dell EMC For Edge Compute And Storage

Microsoft  is taking a very different approach to edge storage than Amazon Web Services  (AWS). Azure Data Box Edge and its ruggedized Azure Stack are Microsoft’s first branded enterprise servers. However, under the unassuming faceplate, the two products use a Dell EMC server chassis. They are already enterprise-class servers, not a Microsoft first attempt at designing enterprise-class servers. Branded enterprise…