The OpenCAPI Consortium had a dedicated track of presentations at the OpenPOWER Summit in September 2020. They started with a keynote presentation explaining why computing architecture is undergoing fundamental changes as it becomes more data-centric and how OpenCAPI including OMI is an ideal memory fabric for this future. Click on the links to view the presentations. […]

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September 24, 2020 08:00 ET | Source: OpenCAPI Consortium PISCATAWAY, N.J., Sept. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The OpenCAPI Consortium today announced the release of new and updated specifications in addition to engineering notes. OpenCAPI 4.0 Transaction Layer Specification is the next generation Transaction Layer (TL) Specification beyond 3.0 TL and includes the concepts of Address Translation Cache for DMA Store […]

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August 13, 2020 08:00 ET | Source: OpenCAPI Consortium PISCATAWAY, N.J., Aug. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The OpenCAPI Consortium announced today that Mr. Allan Cantle will fill the new position of OpenCAPI Consortium Technical Director and Board Advisor. Mr. Cantle comes with a wealth of technical and business experience.  He founded Nallatech, a computer hardware and software […]

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Additional Ecosystem Growth Beyond New Specifications PISCATAWAY, NJ – 5 MARCH 2020… OpenCAPI Specifications The OpenCAPI Consortium today announced the release of four new specifications including: 1) OpenCAPI 3.0 Transaction Layer Architecture for accelerator end point device development, 2) OpenCAPI 3.1 Transaction Layer Architecture for memory buffer device development built around the Open Memory Interface […]

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18 Feb, 2020 Capi Series Blogs From the OpenPOWER Foundation team in China, the ten finalists for this year’s OpenCAPI contest have been announced.  The full text of the announcement is shown below, or an English translation is available if you prefer. Congratulations to all the finalists from everyone at OpenPOWER! 标题:叮咚!2019 OpenCAPI异构计算大赛复赛名单到啦,合作方点评高亮快闪! 摘要:科技力量,初露锋芒 打破藩篱,引领加速。 2019 OpenCAPI异构计算设计大赛初赛告一段落。 […]

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IBM contributes reference designs for the architecture-agnostic Open Coherent Accelerator Processor Interface (OpenCAPI) and the Open Memory Interface (OMI). The OpenCAPI and OMI technologies help maximize memory bandwidth between processors and attached devices, critical to overcoming performance bottlenecks for emerging workloads like AI. IBM Press Release – Read More: https://newsroom.ibm.com/2019-08-21-IBM-Demonstrates-Commitment-to-Open-Hardware-Movement  

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CHANDLER, Ariz., August 8, 2019 — Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP) was honored last night with a Flash Memory Summit 2019 Best of Show Award for the Most Innovative Flash Memory Technology for the newly announced Smart Memory Controller, the SMC 1000 8x25G. At Flash Memory Summit 2019, Microchip announced a revolutionary new approach to delivering […]

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SMC 1000 8x25G enables high memory bandwidth required by next-generation CPUsand SoCs for AI and machine learning CHANDLER, Ariz., August 5, 2019 — As the computational demands of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning workloads accelerate, traditional parallel attached DRAM memory has presented a major roadblock for next-generation CPUs, which require an increased number of memory […]

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First to Market OpenCAPI Verification IP June 25, 2019 10:00 ET | Source: SmartDV SAN JOSE, Calif., June 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartDV™ Technologies, the Proven and Trusted choice for Verification Intellectual Property (IP), added new Verification IP to support the OpenCAPI standard aimed at boosting the performance of data center servers tasked with analyzing large amounts of data. “OpenCAPI is an […]

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