Thor SoC Ups Processing Power for Future AVs

Check out more coverage of GTC Fall 2022. NVIDIA introduced a new automotive-grade SoC to serve as the central computing hub of self-driving cars. The Santa Clara, California-based company said the Drive Thor pumps out up to 2,000 TOPS of performance using the company’s new FP8 data format, a major generational leap over its current … Read more

Power-Efficient Edge AI Processing Targets Next-Gen HMI

Members can download this article in PDF format. We’ve been steeped in the traditional methods of human machine interface (HMI) for so long that the addition of artificial intelligence (AI) and edge computing requires a tune-up of our knowledge base. In the past, an HMI consisted of a physical control panel with pushbuttons, switches, trackballs, … Read more

Fully Integrated Quantum Processing Units

//php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> For several sectors looking to drastically increase their procedures and capacities, quantum computing opens the next frontier of computing power. To achieve this, massively scalable qubit technologies must be created. Additionally, rising quantities of qubits must be controlled, and error levels must be kept as … Read more

DSP-Based Radar, LiDAR, Comms Processing Optimizes Auto Apps

What you’ll learn: The key design features driving the new Tensilica ConnX DSPs. What capabilities do the DSPs offer? Language and library support. Today’s automobiles incorporate dozens of embedded processors connected via multiple digital networks, controlling and enhancing the operation of nearly every system. But whether the target is vehicle-to-vehicle, vehicle-to-infrastructure, 5G communications, a high-resolution … Read more

The Big Bet Behind the Infrastructure Processing Unit

Last year, a new class of networking chip called the infrastructure processing unit (IPU) joined Intel’s portfolio of server chips. Now the company is placing a long-term bet on the IPU as it looks to win favor with cloud giants. The Santa Clara, a California-based company recently revealed a roadmap for IPUs that lasts through … Read more

Supporting Edge-Based Processing in a Smart Factory Context

All of us should now have a good grasp of what Industry 4.0 is about, and how it will be reliant on the acquisition and subsequent analysis of huge quantities of data. Through this, it will be possible to improve the production output of manufacturing facilities and raise product quality levels too. Access to data … Read more