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2010-04-12 07:00:00

AACHEN, Germany and SAN DIEGO, April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MainConcept GmbH, a wholly-owned subsidiary of DivX, Inc. (Nasdaq: DIVX) and one of the world's premier providers of video and audio codecs and software development kits (SDKs) to the consumer, broadcast and professional markets, announced today the immediate availability of its first graphics processing unit (GPU)-accelerated H.264/AVC Encoder. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081124/LA48153LOGO) The new...

2010-02-18 08:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Fujitsu Microelectronics America, Inc. (FMA) today introduced the MB86R02 "Jade D" SoC, which incorporates the Fujitsu MB86296 "Coral" graphics processor unit (GPU) with the powerful 32-bit ARM926EJ-S(TM) CPU core. Based on the Fujitsu 90nm CMOS process technology, the MB86R02 is optimized for modular automotive display applications requiring high CPU performance and sophisticated 2D/3D graphics. Target applications include graphical dashboard...

2010-01-28 14:39:22

Novel research on improving the simulation performance of hardware models created in a language called SystemC, often used to shorten manufacturing design cycles to improve the time it takes to bring a product to the marketplace, has garnered a best paper award at the 15th Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC) for a team led by Sandeep Shukla, Virginia Tech associate professor of electrical and computer engineering (ECE), and three of his students....

2010-01-27 13:32:00

MONTREAL, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- ISE 2010 -- Matrox Graphics Inc., the leading manufacturer of specialized graphics solutions, today announced multiple DualHead2Go and TripleHead2Go Graphics eXpansion Module (GXM) support to drive up to four or six monitors, respectively, from a single system. A second GXM can now be connected to the secondary output of a supported dual monitor graphics card so two DualHead2Go GXMs can power up to four outputs in 2x2 or 4x1 modes, while two TripleHead2Go...

2010-01-07 06:07:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- How do you create a tourist attraction in Las Vegas that will get people flocking to your flagship store? If you are Hard Rock Cafe you develop a totally new and exciting way for visitors to come and interact with your signature rock 'n' roll memorabilia collection: a massive, 18-foot wide by 4 foot high, super HD, multi-user, multi-touch, fully interactive video wall. Realizing that he needed something extraordinary, Hard Rock Technology Director...

2009-12-01 15:47:00

MONTREAL and DUSSELDORF, Germany, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Matrox Graphics Inc., the leading manufacturer of specialized graphics solutions, is pleased to announce that FUJIFILM Europe GmbH is now shipping the Matrox Xenia(TM) Series display controller boards in several of their PACS and Mammography solutions using Fujifilm Synapse. Fujifilm is one of the leading suppliers in computer based radiography, offering the world's first internet-based PACS (SYNAPSE) and innovative solutions in...

2009-11-30 07:25:00

ATLANTA, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Concurrent (Nasdaq: CCUR), a leading provider of time-critical Linux® operating systems, integrated software and computer solutions for mission-critical applications, today announced RedHawk Linux 5.4, a new version of its popular real-time operating system. RedHawk Linux is widely used in time-critical applications in simulation and training, data acquisition, imaging, financial services and process control. RedHawk guarantees...

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2009-11-25 09:30:00

Technology designed to blast aliens in computer games is part of a new GPU (Graphics Processing Units) computer cluster that will process CSIRO research data thousands of times faster and more efficiently than a desktop PC. The new GPU cluster will complement the supercomputing resources available to CSIRO researchers such as the recently installed NCI facility at the Australian National University. The cluster will allow CSIRO scientists to explore what may well be the next generation...

2009-11-17 08:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Portland Group®, a wholly-owned subsidiary of STMicroelectronics, today announced the general availability of its CUDA Fortran compiler for x64 and x86 processor-based systems running Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. Developed in collaboration with NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the inventor of the graphics processing unit (GPU), PGI Release 2010 includes the first Fortran compiler compatible with the NVIDIA line of...

2009-11-16 08:30:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Super Micro Computer, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMCI), a leader in application-optimized, high-performance server solutions, is demonstrating the company's new 2U Twin servers equipped with two NVIDIA Tesla C1060 GPUs at SuperComputing 2009, Oregon Convention Center, booth 2355. A powerful solution for compute-intensive HPC applications, this new architecture increases the maximum storage capacity per 1U server node 50% by supporting six hot-swap 3.5"...


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