News tagged ‘gpu’

Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012

NVIDIA Begins Regular Windows 8 Driver Updates

NVIDIA Begins Regular Windows 8 Driver Updates

NVIDIA has released their first driver update for NVIDIA GeForce and Quadro GPUs, signalling the start of regular NVIDIA driver updates for Windows 8.

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012

AMD Cape Verde Spawns Radeon HD 7770 and 7750 Graphics Cards by Add-in Partners

AMD Cape Verde Spawns Radeon HD 7770 and 7750 Graphics Cards by Add-in Partners

Adopting the same new GCN architecture as well as their 28nm fabrication process of the Tahiti GPU, the Radeon HD 7770 is the highlight of the Cape Verde GPU series as the first GPU clocked at 1000MHz. Also joining it is the Radeon HD 7750 GPU. We highlight a list of graphics cards ready to roll in the stores sporting these new mainstream chips.

Friday, 10 Feb 2012

Engineers Developed New Technique to Boost Processor Performance by Over 20%

Engineers Developed New Technique to Boost Processor Performance by Over 20%

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a way for collaboration between the CPU and GPU during the execution of programs, allowing their computing performance to be increased by over 20%.

Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011

Supply Woes for AMD Llano APUs?

Supply Woes for AMD Llano APUs?

It is rumored that AMD's Llano APUs will be in short supply due to poor yield rates of Globalfoundries' 32nm process. It is also estimated that this will persist till early 2012.

Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011

TYAN to Showcase HPC and GPU Computing Products

TYAN to Showcase HPC and GPU Computing Products

TYAN will showcase its latest HPC and GPU Computing platforms at the AMD Server Summit. TYAN will also introduce the S8010 motherboard, which supports a single AMD Opteron 4100 series processor, and is ideal for cost-effective virtualization and cloud computing applications.

Friday, 17 Dec 2010

NVIDIA Achieves Record Number of Design Wins for Intel 'Sandy Bridge' PC Platform

NVIDIA Achieves Record Number of Design Wins for Intel 'Sandy Bridge' PC Platform

More than 200 new products will feature NVIDIA GeForce GPUs with Sandy Bridge CPUs next year.

Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010

AMD Launches Radeon HD 6900 Series Graphics

AMD Launches Radeon HD 6900 Series Graphics

AMD launches its latest GPU, providing gamers with an enhanced second-generation, Microsoft DirectX 11-capable architecture. It includes advanced image quality features ensuring a breakthrough performance. Also, the AMD PowerTune dynamically adjusts power draw.

Friday, 25 Jun 2010

NVIDIA and Intel Are Bickering Again

NVIDIA and Intel Are Bickering Again

Much to NVIDIA's displeasure, Intel has presented a paper stating that NVIDIA GPUs are not as quick as NVIDIA claims.

Wednesday, 2 Jun 2010

AMD Demonstrates World's First Fusion APU at Computex 2010

AMD Demonstrates World's First Fusion APU at Computex 2010

AMD Fusion technology preview offers a glimpse into a sleeker, cooler, more vivid future for the computing experience, putting the CPU and GPU on a single chip.

Wednesday, 5 May 2010

More GPU Routines Available from NAG

More GPU Routines Available from NAG

For those of you who are interested in achieving top performance from GPUs in diverse applications using Monte Carlo simulations can now obtain an updated version of the NAG numeric routines from the Numerical Algorithms Group.

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