Friday, June 12, 2020

Get Inside Look at the Journey to NVIDIA Ampere GPUs

Jonah Alben, co-lead of GPU engineering at NVIDIA, knows something about patience — he’s spent the last four years working on the NVIDIA A100, which was announced this month during the GTC 2020 keynote. A 23-year veteran of the company, Alben was an integral contributor to the creation of CUDA, the parallel programming platform and application programming interface model that harnesses GPU acceleration. He’s also seen the origins and growth of modern AI.