OSS to Incorporate NVIDIA GPUs with NVLink, Marvell ThunderX2 Arm-based Servers

One Stop Systems, a provider of specialized computing solutions for mission critical edge applications, announved the release of SCA8000 compute acceleration expansion platform for use with Marvell ThunderX2 Arm based servers, in a press release.

The SCA8000 includes eight NVIDIA V100 Tensor Core GPUs interconnected with NVIDIA NVLink providing 300GB/s of peer-to-peer GPU bandwidth. The platform allows up to 64GB/s of uplink bandwidth between the GPUs and Arm based servers using up to four payment card industry (PCI) Express Gen3x16 host interconnects.

 

2019: The Year of PCI Express 4.0

Tim Miller of One Stop Systems explores the expected speed and innovation stemming from the introduction of PCI Express 4.0.

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Although adopting this fourth generation is a predictable path forward for mid-tier platform and appliance vendors, few have the expertise and experience to design complex systems utilizing these data rates.