Archive for posts tagged "GPU"

A graphics processing unit (GPU), also occasionally called visual processing unit (VPU), is a specialized electronic circuit designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display. Wikipedia

Utilizing GPUs in The Cloud

HPC, or High Performance Computing, is an area of research all about having more powerful computers. Increasingly we’re seeing more and more computing power available on-demand in the cloud, and one interesting development in this area is the usage of GPUs – Graphics Processing Units – in servers. Read more