Shares of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -3.12 points or -4.98% at $59.52 with 17.44 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $61.95, the shares hit an intraday low of $59.00 and an intraday high of $62.30 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $30.26 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 535.00 million shares.
On Aug. 18, 2016 NVIDIA customers worldwide using the power of Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) High-Performance Computing (HPC) to address vital work in fields including artificial intelligence, deep learning, self-driving cars, and virtual reality now have the ability to improve the speed and reliability of their computations through a new technology collaboration with Altair to integrate PBS Professional®.
Features in Altair’s PBS Professional® HPC workload management software are now available to Data Center GPU Management Tool NVIDIA DCGM users and enable new functionality and performance levels with:
- Pre-job node risk identification and GPU resource allocation
- Automated monitoring of node health
- Reduced job terminations due to GPU failures
- Increased systems resiliency via intelligent routing decisions
- Increased job throughput via topology optimization
- Optimized job scheduling through GPU load and health monitoring
“We are truly excited to bring this functionality to NVIDIA’s global GPU user community,” said Dr. Bill Nitzberg, CTO for PBS Works, Altair. “They did a great job of enabling the technical collaboration and we look forward to seeing their customers get ever-better computing performance to support their research, development, and analytics applications.”
Duncan Pool, Director Platform Alliances – Accelerated Computing, NVIDIA, notes that, “Altair has been a great partner throughout the process of developing and deploying these new performance tools to our users, aligning well with our intense focus on providing a best-in-class GPU application environment.”
Shares of HP Inc (NYSE:HPQ) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.56 points or -3.83% at $14.07 with 16.65 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $14.52, the shares hit an intraday low of $14.07 and an intraday high of $14.53 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $23.15 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 1.71 billion shares.
HP Inc (HPQ) on September 1, 2016 debuted two new PCs, HP Pavilion Wave and HP Elite Slice, that are revolutionizing traditional designs for the home and workplace. HP is transforming the desktop PC to create unique experiences that deliver the power customers expect in small, creative designs.
The HP Pavilion Wave is designed for entertainment and productivity for the home by combining desktop power and great audio experiences. For customers who want a PC that can fit into small places, the new offering is a beautiful and compact design with the power of a full-sized desktop. This unique desktop is built around a fully integrated, advanced audio system to play music, listen to movies, web chats and Cortana1. It features an iconic triangular form with an innovative parabolic reflector with an integrated speaker on top of the PC for superb, 360-degree sound to fill a room with crisp audio.
The HP Elite Slice, HP’s smallest desktop is a desktop built for communications and collaboration. It is the first modular commercial desktop with cable-less connectivity2 and enables customers to build the desktop of their choice. This desktop changes the way office space is designed by creating streamlined work environments that boast productivity. Versatility, performance and enterprise-grade security merge to deliver greater productivity and collaboration between employees while transforming the workplace and workstyles.
“Now desktop customers want sleek, innovative and powerful designs that enable new experiences,” said Mike Nash, vice president, customer experience and portfolio strategy, HP Inc. “The HP Pavilion Wave and Elite Slice are the result of HP engineers and designers reinventing the desktop by rethinking its shape, size and look while adding functionality to enable new use cases.”