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Liftr Look Ahead: Accelerator Chips – Why NVIDIA Dominates the Cloud IaaS Market

Liftr Look Ahead: Accelerator Chips – Why NVIDIA Dominates the Cloud IaaS Market http://bit.ly/2pmZov7 The cloud is accelerating toward the future! NVIDIA currently dominates the cloud IaaS market for high performance computing and deep learning acceleration. Matrix math is at the heart of deep learning and therefore the underpinning for most current artificial intelligence. Our…

Liftr Look Ahead: API Fest

Liftr Look Ahead: API Fest

Liftr Look Ahead: API Fest What’s the topic? Collecting public cloud data through public cloud APIs.   Background and set up Liftr Insights gathers public information about public clouds. But what does “gathering public information about public clouds” mean, and why should you trust us to do that? Data privacy and security are hot topics…

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Liftr Look Ahead: Azure in Space

Liftr Look Ahead: Azure in Space What happened? In August 2019, SES announced that it is adopting the Open Network Automation Platform — ONAP — orchestration platform for scalable, automated delivery of satellite-enabled network services on Microsoft Azure. SES plans to provide global reach and fibre-like high-performance to Azure customers. What does this mean? This…

Hot Chips Liftr Look Ahead

Liftr Look Ahead: Hot Chips

What happened? In recent years, artificial intelligence chip designs have grown in importance at the annual Hot Chips conference. However, this year AI and data center chips dominated, with many vendors unveiling next-generation AI and neural network accelerators not just for data center applications, but specifically designed for large-scale cloud data center deployments. NVIDIA tipped…