Nvidia chief scientist: CPUs slowed by legacy design

When it comes to power-efficient computing, CPUs are weighed down by too many legacy features to outperform GPUs (graphics processing units) in executing common tasks in parallel, said the chief scientist for the

Published on: November 22nd, 2010 joab jackson

Peer 1 starts hosting cloud-based GPUs

Vancouver-based infrastructure service provider Peer 1 Network Enterprises Inc. is now offering cloud-based graphics processing units (GPUs) based out the company’s flagship data centre in Toronto.The GPU Cloud, announced at the Siggraph International

Published on: July 29th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Dell adds GPUs to blade server for performance boost

Dell Corp. on Wednesday announced it will offer graphics processing units with a new blade server to boost overall application performance.The company is providing optional graphics cards with the new PowerEdge M610x blade

Published on: June 11th, 2010 Agam Shah