Lenovo to unveil portfolio of AI PCs and Far Edge Computing, delivering ‘innovative AI for all’

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Lenovo is gearing up to unveil its latest portfolio of AI devices and infrastructure solutions to date at Mobile World Congress on February 26-29, as well as showcase two new device concepts that challenge the traditional PC and smartphone form factors.

At CES, Lenovo launched its first AI PCs, bringing the technology into its ThinkBook, ThinkPad, Yoga, Legion, and ThinkCentre PC portfolio. With the company’s vision of 'AI for All' at MWC, Lenovo will unveil several new AI PCs...

ZEDEDA secures $72m to meet demand for edge AI and computing

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ZEDEDA, a specialist in edge management and orchestration, announced today the closing of $72 million in growth capital, with the Series C round led by Smith Point Capital, founded by former Salesforce Co-CEO Keith Block.

As many of the world’s largest companies launched and scaled their critical edge initiatives, they have standardised on ZEDEDA for their edge management and orchestration requirements. The latest funding enables ZEDEDA to further expand sales and marketing...

OSS brings AI edge compute solutions to $5bn motorsport industry with Andretti Global

One Stop Systems has shipped to legendary motorsport champion Andretti Global, its first AI Transportable compute system for the motorsport industry.

An OSS SDS-3U GPU-accelerated server will power advanced AI race analytics for Andretti using Zapata AI’s Industrial Generative AI platform for the cloud and edge, Orquestra. The solution represents a new application of OSS technology and the company’s first foray into the $5.1 billion...

Ericsson and IIT Kharagpur team up for edge compute and AI research

Ericsson and the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) have announced a ‘long-term co-operation’ across edge compute, AI, and radio, to help develop technology towards 6G research.

The two organisations participated at a symposium on radio and network research at GS Sanyal School of Telecommunications (GSSST) to discuss developments and advancements for the future of networks and communication.

Two primary initiatives were finalised at the session....

Gcore launches FastEdge, a ‘revolutionary’ serverless edge computing product

Gcore, the international cloud, AI and edge solutions provider, has launched FastEdge, a cutting-edge serverless product revolutionising application deployment and performance.

Designed for cloud-native development, FastEdge is a low-latency, high-performance solution for creating responsive and personalised applications without the complexities of server management.

FastEdge offers serverless edge execution, leveraging Gcore's expertise in cloud technology, AI and...

Supermicro introduces rack scale solutions optimised for edge computing

Supermicro has unveiled rack scale air and liquid cooled solutions based on the X13 family of workload-optimised servers now support the new 5th Gen Intel Xeon processors (formerly codenamed Emerald Rapids).

The new product lineup includes GPU servers for Generative AI, throughput and latency-optimised E3.S Petascale servers, cost-effective high-density Enterprise and Simply Double storage servers for large-scale object storage, and a new 4-node SuperEdge systems with enhanced...

Mangata Networks and Microsoft develop AI-enabled edge cloud connectivity

Mangata Networks, a global company offering satellite-enabled connectivity & intelligent edge computing solutions, has signed a partnership with Microsoft aimed at developing an AI-enabled edge cloud product connected via satellite.

This partnership represents a long-term commitment between Mangata Networks and Microsoft, marking the beginning of a sustained collaborative journey aimed at continuously advancing cloud technology through innovative satellite...

Armada raises more than $55m to bridge the digital divide

Armada, an edge computing pioneer redefining the future of connectivity, compute and AI, has exited stealth.

The company has marked this milestone with a significant capital raise exceeding $55m, led by Founders Fund, Lux Capital, Shield Capital and 8090 Industries, with participation from Felicis, Contrary, Valor Equity Partners, Marlinspike, 137 Ventures, Koch Real Estate Investments, 8VC and a cohort of other strategic investors.

This funding will propel Armada...

Edge Impulse: On the rise and rise of embedded and edge ML

When ChatGPT was launched, and the seemingly limitless potential of large language models (LLMs) became apparent, enterprises across industry wanted a piece of the action. The problem was: how could an industrial manufacturer, for example, truly integrate this potentially game-changing technology into their processes and machinery?

The answer lies in the application of embedded and edge machine learning (ML). “The core concepts of machine learning are much easier to get to...

MediaTek’s unveils Dimensity 9300 chipset to boost smartphone performance

MediaTek has launched the Dimensity 9300, its newest flagship mobile chip with a one-of-a-kind All Big Core design.

The unique configuration combines extreme performance with MediaTek’s industry-leading power efficiency to deliver unmatched user experiences in gaming, video capture, and on-device generative AI processing.Joe Chen, president at MediaTek, said: “The Dimensity 9300 is MediaTek’s most powerful flagship chip yet, bringing a huge boost in raw computing power to...