Microsoft turned Azure into a computing giant to enable ChatGPT
The company has revealed the extent of its gargantuan engineering efforts to support their investment with OpenAI.
When Microsoft invested $1 billion in an artificial intelligence startup called OpenAI four years ago, it agreed to build a giant, advanced supercomputer for the AI research co... Read more
Chinese AI companies avoid US sanctions by using cloud services
Artificial intelligence groups targeted by the US are using third parties to get around chip export controls.
Chinese artificial intelligence companies are avoiding export controls and accessing high-end US chips through intermediaries, according to the Financial Times. The machinations of the C... Read more
Google launches Workforce Identity Federation and updates GKE Autopilot
Google Cloud recently introduced new security and management capabilities for its public cloud environment. In addition to the launch of the new Workforce Identity Federation service, the tech giant updated GKE Autopilot, a tool that automates container infrastructure management.
The new functi... Read more
Nvidia launches liquid-cooled A100 GPUs for data centers
Nvidia announced a new series of A100 data centre GPUs. Most strikingly, the GPUs are cooled with fluids. This should become the standard for future Nvidia data center GPUs.
Nvidia A100 data centers GPUs are often used for AI and machine learning. The newest introductions feature liquid cooling... Read more
Google puts 16 A100 GPUs in a single virtual machine
Google has announced a new series of its virtual machines in the Compute Engine A2 line. The VMs are fitted with Nvidia A100 GPUs. Google offers variants with up to 16 of these GPUs in a single node.
This makes it the largest single-node GPU instance of any public cloud provider at the moment, G... Read more
Dell presents PowerEdge XE8545 server with AMD EPYC and Nvidia A100
Dell EMC has presented a new server, the PowerEdge XE8545. Dell EMC has combined the most innovative chips from AMD and Nvidia in this PowerEdge. The PowerEdge is also suitable for AI workloads in your data centre.
According to Ravi Pendekanti, senior vice president of server solutions product m... Read more