The Nervana NNP is designed from the ground up with this type of computing in mind. The post Intel Announces ‘Nervana’ Neural Network Processor appeared first on ExtremeTech.
This week at the Wall Street Journal’s D.Live 2017, Intel unveiled their Nervana Neural Network Processor (NNP), formerly known as Lake Crest, and announced plans to ship first silicon before the end of 2017. As a high-performance ASIC...Show More Summary
Intel announced the Nervana Neural Network Processor, a custom ASIC that should compete toe-to-toe against Google's TPU and Nvidia's latest GPU architectures with machine learning enhancements.
After pushing the concept of using Field Programmable Gate Arrays as accelerators for artificial intelligence and deep learning neural networks, Intel Corp. is taking the next step with the launch of its first batch of dedicated AI chips. Show More Summary