Tag: AMD

Radeon RX Vega graphics cards now available around the world

Radeon RX Vega graphics cards now available around the world

Technology
AMD's Radeon RX Vega graphics cards are now available at outlets around the world. This was announced by the company This will give many gamers access to the best enthusiast-class gaming experiences possible. For gamers looking to up-level their graphics capabilities with ground-breaking technology, Radeon RX Vega 64 air-cooled cards are available with Radeon RX Vega 56 GOUs, the most affordable way to get into enthusiast-class gaming on Vega architecture expected to be available August 28th. Radeon RX Vega graphics cards are the most advanced consumer graphics cards in the world, built on the ‘Vega’ GPU architecture. Earlier reserved for high-end graphics products, Radeon RX Vega graphics cards employ pioneering graphics technology in High Bandwidth Cache composed of 8GB of leading-e
AMD launches EPYC™ 7000 series of high performance data center processors

AMD launches EPYC™ 7000 series of high performance data center processors

Technology
With the launch of AMD EPYC™ 7000 series high-performance datacenter processors, AMD  and a global ecosystem of server partners today marked a new era in the datacenter. AMD was joined by multiple customers and partners at the global launch event in presenting a wide array of systems, performance demonstrations, and customer testimonials. The innovative, record-setting AMD EPYC design, with up to 32 high-performance Zen cores and an unparalleled feature set, delivers greater performance than the competition across a full range of integer, floating point, memory bandwidth and I/O benchmarks and workloads. “With our EPYC family of processors, AMD is delivering industry-leading performance on critical enterprise, cloud, and machine intelligence workloads,” said Lisa Su, president and CEO
AMD unveils high-performance, power-efficient Radeon Pro 500 series graphics

AMD unveils high-performance, power-efficient Radeon Pro 500 series graphics

Technology
Fueling beyond-UHD creativity in all-in-one computing, AMD has unveiled the high-performance, power-efficient Radeon Pro 500 series graphics. “It is incredibly satisfying to see the capabilities of Radeon Pro 500 series in elegant form factors and enabling amazing content creation, gaming and VR experiences,” said Raja Koduri, senior vice president and chief architect, Radeon Technologies Group, AMD. “Radeon Pro 500 Series graphics are enabling new generations of makers with compute-accelerated creative tools and new APIs, bringing their imaginations to life in ways like never before,” he added. Available in the updated 21.5- and 27-inch iMac, Radeon Pro 500 series graphics enable extraordinary computing experiences including stunning gaming, immersive VR on select models and fluid co
AMD to hold press conference during Computex 2017 on 31 May

AMD to hold press conference during Computex 2017 on 31 May

Technology
In a statement, AMD has said that it will hold a press conference and hold a live webcast during Computex 2017 in Taipei, Taiwan on 31 May. The event will go on from 30 May to 3 June. The one-hour event will feature appearances by AMD technology partners and updates on current and upcoming AMD products including never-before-seen hardware demonstrations by AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su and Senior Vice President and General Manager, Computing and Graphics Business Group, Jim Anderson. For more than 45 years, AMD has driven innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies viz the building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms and the datacenter. Hundreds of millions of consumers, leading Fortune 500 businesses, and cutting-edge scientific research
AMD, EPYC usher in a new era for server processors

AMD, EPYC usher in a new era for server processors

Technology
AMD along with EPYC has ushered in a new era for high-performance server processors and the datacenter. “Dropbox is currently evaluating AMD EPYC CPUs in-house, and we are impressed with the initial performance we see across workloads in single-socket configurations,” said Akhil Gupta, vice president of infrastructure at Dropbox. “The combination of core performance, memory bandwidth, and I/O support make EPYC a unique offering. We look forward to continuing to evaluate EPYC as an option for our infrastructure,” he added. With its high core count, superior memory bandwidth, and unparalleled support for high-speed input/output channels in a single chip1, EPYC aims to revolutionize the dual-socket server market while simultaneously reshaping expectations for single-socket servers. Ea
AMD to Showcase New VR Technologies at MAMI

AMD to Showcase New VR Technologies at MAMI

Softwares, Technology, VFX
AMD Unveils Two New Cinematic VR experiences with Legendary International Cinema Franchise Raja Koduri, Senior Vice President and Chief Architect, AMD Radeon Technologies Group will showcase new technologies to create immersive VR experiences for cinematographers, and two new cutting-edge VR experiences at the Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival. He will also share the stage with SS Rajamouli, the director of Baahubali: The Conclusion to showcase the technology used to make VR experiences surrounding the upcoming film. AMD will preview new technology to rapidly capture and create cinematic quality 360-degree video. This will include a prototype of an AMD-developed VR capture camera and the world’s most robust video stitching software - Project Loom. The new technologies are being used initia

Film Engine premieres The Jungle Book & Zoomania at FMX

Animation, Events, Headlines
Worldwide premiere at FMX: Film Engine - the successor of Crytek's Cinebox - is unveiled at FMX, allowing attendees to experience real-time movie making at the Film Engine Virtual Production Stage. It is the first time that FMX offers attendees the opportunity to put their hands on virtual cameras, experience directing in virtual reality and working in a virtual production pipeline "live" on-stage, a performance made possible with the support of Ncam, OptiTrack, ARRI, AMD and HP. Rob Legato, two-time Academy Award winner for his work on Titanic and Hugo, hosts a masterclass at the Virtual Production Stage on Thursday, April 28, from 3 to 5 pm. Film Engine is also one of the FMX 2016 main partners, alongside the Animation Media Cluster Region Stuttgart (AMCRS), AMD, Backstage, CryEngine, D

AMD Reveals World’s First Hardware-Virtualized GPU Product Line

Headlines, Technology
Virtualization ecosystem partners adopt new AMD FirePro S7150 and AMD FirePro S7150 x2 GPUs as the bare-metal architecture which enables a precise, secure, high performance, and enriched graphics user experience --  AMD today revealed the world’s first hardware virtualized GPU products -- AMD FirePro™ S-Series GPUs with Multiuser GPU (MxGPU) technology. AMD’s ground-breaking hardware-virtualized GPU architecture delivers an innovative solution in response to emerging user experiences such as remote workstation, cloud gaming, cloud computing, and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI).  (more…)

Content, Technology and Investment Leaders Join Forces on Reality Shaking Event in November

Events, Headlines
New Products and Industry Builders Immerse Toronto in Virtual Reality and More! Organized by The Immersive Technology Alliance, the Immersed conference features two days of sessions by worldwide Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and 3D experts. It takes place at 99 Sudbury in Toronto, Ontario on Sunday, November 23rd to Monday, November 24th.  (more…)