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Udacity Expands Executive Leadership Team with Key Promotions

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:00pm

Talent development is at the core of Udacity's offering, and this leadership team growth demonstrates the company's commitment to its mission of empowering life-long career development, with all three new appointees being promoted internally.

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  • Talent development is at the core of Udacity's offering, and this leadership team growth demonstrates the company's commitment to its mission of empowering life-long career development, with all three new appointees being promoted internally.
  • Ayah Shashaa steps up as Chief Strategy and Business Operations Officer, after spending close to five years at Udacity as Global Vice President of Societal Impact.
  • In her new role, Shashaa will oversee the strategic direction of Udacity, aligning the planning, implementation, and execution of the company's growth mission.
  • Also joining Udacity's executive leadership team is Derrick Alesevich, the company's former Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary.

Pliops Secures $100M in Series D Funding as Data Center Professionals Continue to Rethink Storage Architectures

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 8:00pm

Pliops will continue to build out its strong semiconductor, hardware and software roadmap, while aggressively driving its vision of re-architecting the data stack and bringing ultra-scalability to data centers with customers and partners.

Key Points: 
  • Pliops will continue to build out its strong semiconductor, hardware and software roadmap, while aggressively driving its vision of re-architecting the data stack and bringing ultra-scalability to data centers with customers and partners.
  • By reliably accelerating performance in existing and new data centers, the Pliops XDP extends potential to crunch, store, analyze and move data.
  • Pliops helps companies get more from their growing data volumes and data center footprint, leading to reduced costs and energy consumption.
  • Our transformative product offers this exact unique capability, making it imminent that Pliops XDP will be the cornerstone of every modern data center.

Verge.io Unveils Shared, Virtualized GPU Computing to Cut Complexity and Cost

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:25pm

Current methods for deploying GPUs systemwide are complex and expensive, especially for remote users.

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  • Current methods for deploying GPUs systemwide are complex and expensive, especially for remote users.
  • Rather than supplying GPUs throughout the organization, Verge.io allows users and applications with access to a virtual data center to share the computing resources of a single GPU-equipped server.
  • Users/administrators can pass through an installed GPU to a virtual data center by simply creating a virtual machine with access to that GPU and its resources.
  • Alternatively, Verge.io can manage the virtualization of the GPU and serve up vGPUs to virtual data centers.

Hayden AI Joins NVIDIA Metropolis to Power Its Computer Vision Platform

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:00pm

Hayden AI , a global leader in artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies, today announced it has joined NVIDIA Metropolis, a partner program focused on bringing to market a new generation of vision AI applications.

Key Points: 
  • Hayden AI , a global leader in artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies, today announced it has joined NVIDIA Metropolis, a partner program focused on bringing to market a new generation of vision AI applications.
  • Were thrilled to join Metropolis and incorporate NVIDIAs vision AI tools into our patented perception platform, said Chris Carson, co-founder and CEO of Hayden AI.
  • Hayden AI uses the NVIDIA Jetson edge AI platform to develop AI and machine learning technologies that will revolutionize how governments and businesses solve real-world problems.
  • What differentiates Hayden AIs automated traffic enforcement platform from our competitors is our unique ability to process traffic violations in real time at the edge, making Hayden AI a privacy-first platform, said Vaibhav Ghadiok, co-founder and Executive Vice President of Engineering at Hayden AI.

Vaya Space and Orbits Edge Enter Into Long-Term Launch Agreement

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 12:45pm

COCOA, Fla., Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vaya Space , the vortex-hybrid engine rocket company and emerging leader in sustainable space access, announced today that it has entered into a long-term, exclusive launch agreement with Orbits Edge , a space technology emerging leader pioneering the commercialization of space.

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  • COCOA, Fla., Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vaya Space , the vortex-hybrid engine rocket company and emerging leader in sustainable space access, announced today that it has entered into a long-term, exclusive launch agreement with Orbits Edge , a space technology emerging leader pioneering the commercialization of space.
  • Jack Blood , Chief Commercial Officer for Vaya Space, commented, "Vaya has gained strong momentum over the past quarter, leapfrogging many of our earlier competitors that approached the space sector with legacy technology.
  • Vaya Space is a privately owned, vortex-hybrid rocket company based on the Space Coast of Florida with subsidiary operations in Brazil.
  • Vaya Space competes within the small satellite launch sector of the space industry, a market estimated to grow to $1 trillion over the next decade.

Organized by Inspur Information, OCP China Day 2022 Is Driving Sustainable Data Center Development with Open Compute

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 2:09pm

On August 10th, OCP China Day 2022 was held in Beijing, hosted by the Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP) and organized by Inspur Information, a leading IT infrastructure solutions provider.

Key Points: 
  • On August 10th, OCP China Day 2022 was held in Beijing, hosted by the Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP) and organized by Inspur Information, a leading IT infrastructure solutions provider.
  • Using an innovative approach of global collaboration, and addressing major issues of data center infrastructure sustainability, open compute is becoming an innovation anchor for data centers.
  • to discuss topics such as data center infrastructure innovation, sustainable development and industrial ecosystem.
  • Open hardware, open software, and hardware-software layered decoupling have emerged as prominent trends in data center development.

Media Alert: Supermicro's 3rd Annual Open Storage Summit

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 2:05pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2022  /PRNewswire/ -- From August 17 through September 7, 2022, the 3rd Annual Supermicro Open Storage Summit will be open for audiences to engage in one of the industry's leading online storage conferences. The event brings together server storage technology and data center application professionals to discuss the disruptive new technologies shaping the future of the enterprise, data center, and hybrid cloud storage. This year's summit, entitled: Innovations in Storage Performance, with partners including industry pioneers AMD, Broadcom, Intel, Kioxia, Nutanix, NVIDIA, OSNexus, Qumulo, and Solidigm, who will share their visions for the future of storage and also discuss how new technologies are bringing fresh opportunities and challenges to the storage world.

Key Points: 
  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- From August 17 through September 7, 2022, the 3rd Annual Supermicro Open Storage Summit will be open for audiences to engage in one of the industry's leading online storage conferences.
  • The event brings together server storage technology and data center application professionals to discuss the disruptive new technologies shaping the future of the enterprise, data center, and hybrid cloud storage.
  • This year's summit, entitled: Innovations in Storage Performance, with partners including industry pioneers AMD, Broadcom, Intel, Kioxia, Nutanix, NVIDIA, OSNexus, Qumulo, and Solidigm, who will share their visions for the future of storage and also discuss how new technologies are bringing fresh opportunities and challenges to the storage world.
  • When: August 17 to September 7, 2022
    Storage Summit Keynote Roundtable Storage Hardware Innovation Driving the Way We Store Data.

Media Alert: Supermicro's 3rd Annual Open Storage Summit

Retrieved on: 
Monday, August 15, 2022 - 2:05pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- From August 17 through September 7, 2022, the 3rd Annual Supermicro Open Storage Summit will be open for audiences to engage in one of the industry's leading online storage conferences. The event brings together server storage technology and data center application professionals to discuss the disruptive new technologies shaping the future of the enterprise, data center, and hybrid cloud storage. This year's summit, entitled: Innovations in Storage Performance, with partners including industry pioneers AMD, Broadcom, Intel, Kioxia, Nutanix, NVIDIA, OSNexus, Qumulo, and Solidigm, who will share their visions for the future of storage and also discuss how new technologies are bringing fresh opportunities and challenges to the storage world.

Key Points: 
  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- From August 17 through September 7, 2022, the 3rd Annual Supermicro Open Storage Summit will be open for audiences to engage in one of the industry's leading online storage conferences.
  • The event brings together server storage technology and data center application professionals to discuss the disruptive new technologies shaping the future of the enterprise, data center, and hybrid cloud storage.
  • This year's summit, entitled: Innovations in Storage Performance, with partners including industry pioneers AMD, Broadcom, Intel, Kioxia, Nutanix, NVIDIA, OSNexus, Qumulo, and Solidigm, who will share their visions for the future of storage and also discuss how new technologies are bringing fresh opportunities and challenges to the storage world.
  • When: August 17 to September 7, 2022
    Storage Summit Keynote Roundtable Storage Hardware Innovation Driving the Way We Store Data.

NVIDIA GTC to Feature CEO Jensen Huang Keynote Announcing New AI and Metaverse Technologies, 200+ Sessions With Top Tech, Business Execs

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 2:00pm

GTC talks will explore some of the key advances driving AI and the metaverse -- including large language models, natural language processing, digital twins, digital biology, robotics and climate science.

Key Points: 
  • Huangs keynote will be livestreamed on Tuesday, Sept. 20, at 8 a.m. PT and available on demand afterward.
  • GTC will also feature a fireside chat with Turing Award winners Yoshua Bengio, Geoff Hinton and Yann LeCun discussing how AI will evolve and help solve challenging problems.
  • The discussion will be moderated by Sanja Fidler, vice president of AI Research at NVIDIA.
  • NVIDIA management will hold a Q&A session with financial analysts following the keynote; the webcast will be available at investor.nvidia.com.

XPENG Reveals G9 SUV Cabin and Next-Generation Features

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 3:21pm

XPeng Inc. (XPENG or the Company, NYSE: XPEV and HKEX: 9868) today unveils the interior and major features of the eagerly awaited G9, the company's next all-electric SUV, prior to its launch in China this September.

Key Points: 
  • XPeng Inc. (XPENG or the Company, NYSE: XPEV and HKEX: 9868) today unveils the interior and major features of the eagerly awaited G9, the company's next all-electric SUV, prior to its launch in China this September.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220811005416/en/
    XPENG Intelligent SUV G9 (Photo: Business Wire)
    XPENG G9's ultra-fast charging capabilities and intelligent features eliminate range anxiety, giving drivers and passengers access to a new generation of mobility.
  • XPENG G9 incorporates the companys distinctive Dynamic Aesthetics design language, with the front profile displaying the immediately recognizable XPENG X Robot Face that helps create an elegant finish*.
  • XPENG G9 has a peak motor power of 405 kW (front: 175 kW; rear: 230 kW) and a peak torque of 717 Nm.