China’s Taichi photonic chip ushers in light-speed AI revolution

A team of researchers from Tsinghua University has unveiled a revolutionary photonic chip that could propel artificial intelligence (AI) into a new era of unprecedented speed, efficiency and capability.

A team of researchers from Tsinghua University has unveiled a revolutionary photonic chip that could propel artificial intelligence (AI) into a new era of unprecedented speed, efficiency and capability.

Dubbed 'Taichi', the light-based chip leverages integrated photonic circuits to transmit data at blistering speeds while dramatically reducing energy consumption compared to traditional electronics.

It is important to understand that the widespread growth of edge devices...

Vonage and Telstra team up to accelerate digital transformation with network APIs

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Vonage, a specialist in cloud communications and a part of Ericsson, has partnered with Telstra, Australia's largest telco, to explore ways to accelerate digital transformation with the power of network Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).

The non-exclusive agreement introduces Telstra’s network APIs to the Vonage platform, giving enterprises and developers the opportunity to leverage network capabilities to create innovative, advanced applications and to enhance the...

Foxconn and Nvidia to build high-tech computing facility in Taiwan

Foxconn and Nvidia to build high-tech computing facility in Taiwan

Taiwanese electronics manufacturing giant Foxconn has unveiled plans to build a high-performance computing centre in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

As reported by TechNode, powering this state-of-the-art facility is the NVIDIA Blackwell platform. In a statement, Foxconn described this latest collaboration with NVIDIA as a key milestone for both the world's largest electronics manufacturing service provider and the leading AI server manufacturer in global markets, and for NVIDIA, the renowned...

Hammerspace, SourceCode and GigaIO partner to transform edge AI

Hammerspace, SourceCode, and GigaIO partner to transform edge AI data processing

Hammerspace has announced an innovative leap forward: its Global Data Platform can now process, store, and orchestrate data in edge compute environments, potentially revolutionising data handling and AI capabilities at the edge.

This innovative solution combines Gryf, the first-ever suitcase-sized AI supercomputer co-designed by SourceCode and GigaIO, with Hammerspace's Global Data Platform. This powerful combination brings unprecedented levels of shared AI processing power to any...

Simply NUC and Scale Computing continue to join forces to deliver next gen edge solutions

 Simply NUC, a provider of customised computing solutions, has collaborated with Scale Computing, a specialist in edge computing, virtualisation, and hyperconverged solutions, enabling Scale Computing Platform (SC//Platform) certification and integration on the Simply NUC Onyx PC.

This is said to mark a significant milestone between Simply NUC and Scale Computing in delivering superior computing and management capabilities on an expanded offering of compact hardware tailored...

AICRAFT’s edge data processing unit to enhance Korean space project

AICRAFT's edge data processing unit to enhance Korean space project

AICRAFT, an onboard computing systems maker, has landed a breakthrough agreement with European imaging company Scanway Space.

With this contract, the Munich-based startup takes on its most adventurous project to date, which spans far beyond typical computer applications. The South Australian company will provide an edge computing module designed to be integrated directly into an optical payload that can detect methane plumes in orbit. This represents a significant technological...

Fastly boosts managed security service with bot management and SLA 

Edge cloud computing firm Fastly has launched a Bot Management solution to combat automated attacks at the edge and significantly reduces the risk of fraud, DDoS attacks, account takeover, and other abuse.

The company’s new time-to-notify SLA is fueled by the visibility and tooling of Fastly’s security offering and guarantees Fastly security experts will proactively notify and begin mitigating critical security incidents within 30 minutes of discovery, often before an...

ADLINK unveils new graphics card with Intel Arc A380E GPU

ADLINK Technology, a specialist in edge computing, has further extended its portfolio of GPU modules with the introduction of the A380E graphics card – the company’s first graphics card in low profile PCIe form factor employing an Intel Arc A380E GPU.

Aimed primarily at the commercial gaming market (slot machines, video lottery terminals and electronic games etc.), it can be integrated into ADLINK gaming platforms, such as the ADi-SA6X, which leverage Intel Core processors...

Gorilla Technology and Thames Freeport form alliance to advance smart city innovations

Gorilla Technology Group, a specialist in security intelligence, network intelligence, business intelligence and IoT technology, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Thames Freeport, a pivotal hub for trade and logistics in the UK.

This strategic alliance is set to revolutionise the Thames Freeport area, aligning an ambitious Smart City Strategy programme and leveraging the Thames Freeport Investment Fund to drive innovation and sustainable growth.

Under this...

Nokia brings scale to the metro edge with app-optimised optical network solutions

Nokia has unveiled a set of new optical transport solutions optimised for metro edge deployments for CSP, webscale and enterprise customers.

These will efficiently address growing network capacity demand in metro access and edge, while supporting the delivery of new high-speed services with application-optimised, compact and integrated solutions.

The metro edge is the new frontier in optical networking with capacity drivers – including massive fiber rollouts to homes...