Microsoft released their Windows Server 2008 R2 service pack 1 beta today, and with it comes one of the most interesting and possibly landscape changing features for the commercial office PC user, Microsoft RemoteFX. We have been working hand in hand with Microsoft’s development team for some time on it with our Quadro professional graphics… Read More
Meet Senior Director of Strategic Marketing
Michael Diamond is Senior Director of Strategic Marketing at NVIDIA, where he develops complex alliances and partnerships with large multinationals. Prior to coming to NVIDIA in 2001, he served as VP of operations for Intensys, a graphics-processor company. He serves on the PCI SIG Board. He has authored more than 40 patents in areas such as ION, GPU Compute, SLI, GX2, Hybrid, Quadro Plex, MXM, GPU architecture, semiconductor design-manufacturing-power optimization, virtualization and content protection.
He holds a B.S.E. degree from California State University, Northridge, and M.S.M.E. and MBA degrees from the University of Southern California. He has attended executive management programs at Caltech and MIT-Sloan.
Windows 7 is about to launch. It’s going to let people harness the power of GPUs to turbo-charge general computing as well as digital media applications and gaming. It’s an OS that Microsoft can be proud of, and it’s one that should delight customers. GPUs are included at the core of Windows 7, where for… Read More
Adobe announced this week their Flash Player 10.1 innovation advancement, which will enable rich web content on just about any type of compute device (in beta now, its release in first half of 2010). Adobe’s Open Screen Project is an industry wide initiative with the objective to enable rich internet experiences, anywhere, seamlessly, and on… Read More
In case you missed it, the stereoscopic 3D revolution is underway. 3D Stereo used to be just for high-end applications, like this Stereoscopic 3D view of the Martian surface near NASA’s Phoenix Lander’s surface. (My source here is Wikipedia. Note that using glasses with red and blue lenses will make the image pop into 3D.)… Read More
The world according to Moore’s law, where the number of transistors that can be fabricated on an integrated circuit doubles every two years, is expected to keep marching on for some time ahead. Intel recently presented their chip fabrication process technology plans out to the year 2022, where process nodes out to 4nm are expected.… Read More