AMD Hatches FLOP-Monster GPU Card

November 12, 2012

AMD is launching its most powerful graphics card yet: the dual-GPU FirePro S10000 promises 5.91 teraflops of peak single precision and 1.48 teraflops of peak double precision floating point performance. And with AMD's "Graphics Core Next" (GCN) architecture under the hood, the S10000 can deliver compute and graphics processing simultaneously. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Cloud Rendering in the Push of a Button

May 29, 2012

A platform provider aims to speed rendering for graphics-heavy applications. Read more…

By Robert Gelber

Dual-Use GPUs for Servers — AMD and NVIDIA Mind Their P’s and Q’s

May 19, 2011

AMD pitches FirePro V7800P against NVIDIA's Tesla M2070Q. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

GPU Technology on Center Stage at GTC ’10

September 27, 2010

At this year's GPU Technology Conference in San Jose, GPU computing in the scientific and technical research space took center stage, almost to the point where it became possible, at least for a moment, to forget the gaming roots and movement from the mainstream to the deeply technical. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

Intel Demos Real-Time Ray Tracing with Knights Ferry

September 13, 2010

GPUs? We don't need no stinkin GPUs. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

Intel Cancels 2010 Larrabee Debut

December 7, 2009

While Intel prides itself on maintaining a breakneck speed for processor development, the company's Larrabee GPU effort just couldn't keep pace with graphics technology development at NVIDIA and AMD. Intel revealed late last Friday that the company would not be delivering a Larrabee-based discrete graphics product next year, and has instead decided to use the work as the basis for a software development platform. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

SGI Returns to Visual Roots

October 30, 2008

This week SGI has announced a new product portfolio that signifies the company's return to their computer graphics roots. The VUE family of applications is a new lineup of software and services that the company says will change the way you create, distribute and use visual information. Read more…

By John E. West

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