Making robots more efficient with adaptive computing
This article originally appeared in the August'22 magazine issue of Electronic Specifier Design – see ES's Magazine Archives for more featured publications. As roboticists encounter limitations imposed by traditional processor architectures, customisation and parallelism are needed to meet forthcoming performance, security, and safety challenges. Víctor Mayoral-Vilches, Robotics System Architect, Adaptive & E...
AMD launches Ryzen Embedded V3000 Series processors
AMD has introduced the Ryzen Embedded V3000 Series processors, adding the ‘Zen 3’ core to the V-Series portfolio to deliver scalable processing performance for a wide range of storage and networking system applications.
AMD joins PyTorch Foundation to promote AI and ML capabilities
AMD has announced it is joining the newly created PyTorch Foundation as a founding member.
AMD & ECARX to collaborate on digital cockpit in-vehicle computing platform
AMD has announced a strategic collaboration with ECARX, a global mobility tech company.
AMD's AI processing at the Edge for Canon Free Viewpoint Video System to transform live sports broadcasts
AMD has announced that the Versal AI Core series, with AMD AI Engine technology, has been selected by Canon for its Free Viewpoint Video System expected to revolutionise the viewing experience for live sport broadcasts and webcasts.
AMD Instinct MI200 Adopted for Large-Scale AI Training
Microsoft Azure is the first public cloud to deploy AMD Instinct MI200 accelerators. AMD and Microsoft continued their collaboration in the cloud, with Microsoft announcing the use of AMD Instinct MI200 accelerators to power large scale AI training workloads.
AMD expands confidential computing presence on Google Cloud
3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors enable enhanced security offerings for Google Cloud N2D and C2D VMs
AMD's robotics starter kit for the factory of the future
AMD has announced the Kria KR260 Robotics Starter Kit, the latest addition to the Kria portfolio of adaptive system-on-modules (SOMs) and developer kits. A scalable and out-of-the-box development platform for robotics, the Kria KR260 offers a seamless path to production deployment with the existing Kria K26 adaptive SOMs.
Latest server processors get embedded support
IT/OT convergence at the edge needs customised server solutions with scalable performance to match individual requirements. Developing such solutions requires embedded support for key hardware components.
AMD and Meta's Evenstar project for 4G/5G networks
AMD has announced its Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC (radio-frequency system on chip) which has enabled the development of multiple Evenstar radio units (RUs), whose project is led by Meta Connectivity. These RUs are to expand 4G/5G global mobile network infrastructure.
AMD EPYC Processors power Oracle Cloud Infrastructure E4 Dense instances
AMD has announced the expansion of the AMD EPYC processor footprint within the cloud ecosystem, powering the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) E4 Dense instances.
Processors boost Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 racing team
AMD and the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One (F1) Team today showcased how AMD EPYC processors improved aerodynamics testing capacity, contributing to the Mercedes-AMG Petronas team winning its eighth Constructors’ Championship in the 2021 racing season.
AMD unveils Workload-Tailored innovations and products
AMD launches Instinct MI200 series accelerators and provides details on expanded set of next-generation EPYC processors at the Accelerated Data Center Premiere.
Case study: defence industry modernises IT infrastructure
A case study has revealed how defence agencies are harnessing the dynamic combination of Cisco servers and AMD EPYC processors to help ensure mission success. Defence agencies across the globe are recognising the benefits of high-performance servers as they look to modernise their IT infrastructures.
Google selects AMD to launch first Tau VM Instance
AMD and Google Cloud have announced T2D, the first instance in the new family of Tau Virtual Machines (VMs) powered by 3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors. According to Google Cloud, the T2D instance offers 56% higher absolute performance and more than 40% higher price performance for scale-out workloads.
EPYC 7003 processors to power NSCC
AMD announced that AMD EPYC 7003 Series processors will be used to power a new supercomputer for the National Supercomputing Centre (NSCC) Singapore, the national high-performance computing (HPC) resource center dedicated to supporting science and engineering computing needs.
New AMD EPYC processor extends per socket performance
AMD has announced the new AMD EPYC 7003 Series CPUs, which includes the AMD EPYC 7763, according to the company it is the highest-performing server processor. The new EPYC 7003 series processors help HPC, cloud and enterprise customers do more, faster, by delivering the best performance of any server CPU with up to 19% more instructions per clock.
How creative industries can cut costs while futureproofing their IT
Creative industries are under huge pressure caused by the pandemic. For the SMB sector, there’s never been a greater need to cut costs and futureproof themselves against further economic uncertainty in the coming months. We want to share an example of one British creative technology business which has just released a case study exploring how it pivoted towards a more cost effective IT infrastructure.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory advances galaxy simulations
AMD has announced it’s working with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to provide GPUs which can help investigate astrophysics and galaxy formations. ORNL is preparing eight key scientific applications for Frontier, and one of them is CHOLLA, which investigates astrophysics and galaxy formations, one of the first workloads in its class to run on GPUs.
AMD Ryzen Embedded V2000 processors bring efficiency
AMD has launched a new product in its high-performance Embedded processor family, the AMD Ryzen Embedded V2000 Series processor. Built on the innovative 7nm process technology, ‘Zen 2’ cores and high-performance AMD Radeon graphics, the AMD Ryzen Embedded V2000 Series provides high performance with 7nm technology.