Search Results for: Nvidia

VIDEO: Summit Supercomputer

ORNL’s new 200-petaflops system debuts as America’s top supercomputer for science. Learn more: https://www.ornl.gov/news/ornl-launch… —– Script: ORNL’s newest supercomputer is here. Summit is the world’s fastest and smartest scientific supercomputer. The 200-petaflops system performs 200,00 trillion calculations per second. It’s also capable of over 3 billion billion mixed precision calculations …

Read More »

Radiant Solutions’ SpaceNet Project Team Gets GEOINT Achievement Award; Tony Frazier Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 30, 2018 — A team comprised of Maxar Technologies‘ (NYSE: MAXR) Radiant Solutions business and partners CosmiQ Works and NVIDIA has received an award from the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation for the company’s work in GEOINT, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Radiant said Tuesday the SpaceNet project team secured USGIF’s “Industry Achievement …

Read More »

DigitalGlobe Releases Winning Algorithms in SpaceNet Challenge Round 2; Tony Frazier Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 16, 2017 — DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has made the winning mapping algorithms in the second round of the SpaceNet Challenge available to the public as the company seeks to drive the development of machine learning technologies for geospatial applications, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday SpaceNet Round 2 …

Read More »

6 Firms to Receive $258M in DOE Exascale Supercomputer R&D Contracts

The Energy Department will award six companies three-year contracts worth $258 million in total to research and develop large-scale supercomputers. DOE said Thursday it will issue funds through its Exascale Computing Project as part of the department’s new PathForward program that seeks to create the first exascale supercomputers for U.S. national security, manufacturing, …

Read More »

DigitalGlobe, AWS, Partners Create Online Satellite Image Repository; Tony Frazier Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 29, 2016 — DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has worked with Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN),  CosmiQ Works and NVIDIA to build the SpaceNet online repository of satellite imagery and training data, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The repository works to support the development of machine learning and deep learning algorithms for the …

Read More »

Tony Frazier: DigitalGlobe Combines Deep Learning, Crowdsourcing to Process Satellite Images

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 22, 2016 — Tony Frazier, senior vice president of government solutions at DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), has said the company uses deep-learning and crowdsourcing tools to analyze satellite imagery, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. GCN reported Wednesday that Frazier has pointed to MrGeo,  NVIDIA graphics processors, the OpenCV software library and …

Read More »

DOE Taps Intel, Cray for $200M Supercomputer Project at Argonne Nat’l Lab

Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) and Cray (NASDAQ: CRAY) will collaborate with the Energy Department to build a new $200 million supercomputing system at Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois for research into solar, wind and biofuel energy technologies. Franklin Orr, energy undersecretary for science and energy, said Wednesday that the department and the companies …

Read More »

VMware Buys Workspace Environment Manager Immidio; Sumit Dhawan Comments

VMware (NYSE: VMW) has acquired Immidio, provider of user environment management, for an undisclosed amount in a move to help clients transition to mobile cloud platform. Sumit Dhawan, senior vice president and general manager of desktop products for VMware, said Tuesday the acquisition is intended to expand VMware’s technologies for …

Read More »

Microsoft Buys Cloud Service Provider GreenButton

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has purchased cloud computing provider GreenButton for an undisclosed amount, TechCrunch reported Thursday. Frederic Lardinois writes Microsoft plans to integrate GreenButton’s technologies into its Azure platform in late 2014. GreenButton and the Azure business formed an alliance in 2011 under which GreenButton marketed its offerings through …

Read More »

GE Wins Air Force Neuromorphic Computing System Order; Rod Rice Comments

General Electric‘s (NYSE: GE) intelligent platforms business unit has won a computing system order from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory’s Information Directorate for neuromorphic architectures. The high-performance embedded computing technology will be built to process high-bandwidth data from radio frequency sensors using NVIDIA’s graphics processing unit accelerators, GE said Tuesday. …

Read More »