As the world moves into the age of artificial intelligence and cognitive computing, OpenCAPI has created a new interface standard for every player in every industry.
Brad McCredie of IBM and Bob Quinn of Micron, both representing two of the OpenCAPI Consortium founding companies, talk with analyst Addison Snell on “This Week in HPC” Podcast. During this exclusive discussion on OpenCAPI, Brad and Bob discuss the OpenCAPI Consortium initiative, arrival of emerging memories, how OpenCAPI relates to other new industry standards, and the […]
SAN JOSE, CA, October 14, 2016 … Technology leaders AMD, Dell EMC, Google, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, Mellanox Technologies, Micron, NVIDIA and Xilinx today announced a new, open specification that can increase datacenter server performance by up to 10x, enabling corporate and cloud data centers to speed up big data, machine learning, analytics, and other emerging workloads. Servers and related products based on the new standard are expected in the second half of 2017.
“AMD is supporting OpenCAPI to bring high-performance accelerators from the Radeon Technologies Group into the datacenter, consistent with our work to establish open standards for accelerators that work across multiple processor architectures and suppliers,” said Greg Stoner, AMD senior director, Radeon Open Compute. “We believe open standards are absolutely the right approach to drive further […]