Saturday, January 21, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple Sues Qualcomm Over Patent Royalties
Sharp Establishes New Research and Development Center for Home Appliances in China
Samsung Seeks Arbitration Over LCD Supply Halt
Canon May Invest In Toshiba's Chip Business
Samsung To Explain What Caused The Galaxy Note 7's ban In Press Event
Nintendo's 'Fire Emblem Heroes' Smartphone Game features in-app Purchases
Fujifilm X-T20 Features New 24MP Sensor and 4K Video Capture
Samsung Begins Rollout of Android 7.0 Nougat
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Graphics Cards > nVidia ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, August 09, 2007
nVidia Smashes Visual Compute Density Record With New GPU Server


NVIDIA Quadro? Plex VCS Server Combines Four Quadro GPUs in a Standard 1U Server Configuration for Remote Graphics and Offline Rendering Applications

NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA) continues to smash through visual computing performance barriers with the introduction of NVIDIA Quadro? Plex Visual Computing System (VCS) Model S4, a graphics server featuring a record number of graphics processing units (GPUs) in a standard 1U server form factor. The new server contains more Quadro graphics processing power in less space than has ever been achieved before, enabling interactive visualization of extremely large-scale data sets by multiple users with a minimal footprint.

Designed for data-centric applications such as off-line rendering, remote graphics applications and embedded visual computing, the Quadro Plex Model S4 server takes visual compute density to new extremes by incorporating four NVIDIA Quadro? FX 5600 professional GPUs in an industry-standard 1U rack configuration; dynamically allocating compute, geometry, shading and pixel processing power for optimized GPU performance. GPU computing for visualization solves programming functionality available in the NVIDIA CUDA? tool suite.

The Quadro Plex Model S4 is designed to serve high-quality interactive visualization of large models to multiple users. Its 6 GB frame buffer (1.5 GB per GPU) can process large textures with full-screen antialiasing while Shader Model 4.0 vertex and pixel programmability delivers ultra-realistic effects for OpenGL and DirectX 10 applications. The server?s accelerated 3D texture performance provides greater interactivity for the visualization of large volumetric datasets often required in energy and scientific research.

The Quadro Plex Series
Until now, NVIDIA?s Quadro Plex product line has consisted of desk side units that can also be mounted side-by-side in a 3U rack space. The Model S4 server complements the rest of the product line by offering extreme compute density in 1U housing for solving the largest visualization and high-performance computing problems.

The Quadro Plex VCS Model II is intended primarily for powering large arrays of monitors. Featuring four Quadro FX 4500 GPUs with a 512 MB frame buffer per GPU, the Model II can power up to eight frame-synched, dual-link DVI displays.

The Quadro Plex Model III adds high-definition SDI output by replacing the GPUs in the Model II with two Quadro FX 5500s with a 1 GB frame buffer per GPU and dual HD SDI graphics-to-video output boards, powering two dual-link DVI displays plus two HD SDI outputs.

The Quadro Plex Model IV is intended primarily for processing and visualization of large data sets desk side, in a workbench environment. It features two Quadro FX 5600 GPUs with a 1.5 GB frame buffer per GPU for processing of larger textures and can power up to four frame-synched dual-link DVI displays.

The Quadro Plex Model S4 is an industry standard form factor optimized for large-scale server deployments. Featuring four Quadro GPUs in a high-density 1U chassis for high-performance remote graphics and offline rendering applications, the Quadro Plex Model S4 offers system monitoring, thermal control and fault notification for efficient integration into data centers.

NVIDIA Quadro Plex VCS Models I, II, III, and IV are currently available through NVIDIA and distribution partners worldwide, including PNY Technologies, Leadtek, and Elsa. The Quadro Plex VCS Model S4 will be available in the fourth quarter of 2007. Visit www.nvidia.com for Quadro Plex system configurations and additional product details.



Previous
Next
Lenovo To Take Over Packard Bell        All News        AMD Validated Server Platforms Now Certified for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server from Novell
Apple picks AMD Radeon HD GPUs for iMac     Graphics Cards News      AMD Unveils New ATI FireGL Workstation Graphics Accelerators

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
NVIDIA Announces the G-SYNC HDR Technology
CES: Nvidia Announces New SHIELD TV, GeForce NOW service, AI Car Projects
Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1050 and 1050 Ti GPUs Bring Desktop-level Gaming to Laptops
Nvidia GTX 1050 And 1050 Ti Graphics Coming To Laptops Next Year
Free Game Bundles For GeForce and Radeon Graphics Cards
Nvidia Was The Sole GPU Maker That Increased Its GPU Shipments In Q3 2016
IBM and NVIDIA Team Up on New Platform For Deep Learning
Nvidia Reports Strong Revenue
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Unveiled To Challenge AMD With A $110 Price
NVIDIA Launches New AI Technology At Third Regional GPU Tech Conference
Nvidia GPUs Could Return To Apple Macs
Gears of War 4 GeForce GTX Bundle Includes A Full-Game Download For PC

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .