How 20 Self-Driving Demos Wowed GTC Europe with Diversity and Innovation

From race cars to school buses to street sweepers, an autonomous vehicle for every need is on display at GTC Europe. At the region’s premiere AI conference this week in Munich, NVIDIA DRIVE ecosystem partners demonstrated concepts and prototypes of an autonomous future. With more than 20 vehicles of all shapes and sizes at the Read article >

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Automakers Extend AI Use Beyond Autonomous Vehicles into Back Office

For companies developing autonomous vehicles, AI may be taking the wheel, but it’s also increasingly being used in the back office. Automakers, suppliers and startups developing self-driving cars are implementing deep learning algorithms to operate vehicles without a human driver. With high-performance compute solutions from NVIDIA, vehicle manufacturers are also using AI in their data Read article >

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DRIVE AGX Makes Self-Driving Dreams a Reality

The result of more than 18,000 hardware engineer years and 10,000 software engineer years in development, the NVIDIA DRIVE AGX platform delivers a true autonomous driving solution for production-level vehicles. With today’s announcement of the availability of the NVIDIA DRIVE Hyperion sensor suite, which enables manufacturers to validate their technology in the vehicle, the DRIVE Read article >

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NVIDIA Launches GPU-Acceleration Platform for Data Science, Volvo Selects NVIDIA DRIVE

NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang unveils RAPIDS to accelerate data science; highlights auto, health advancements at GPU Technology Conference in Europe.

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Around the Valley in 80 Kilometers: NVIDIA Autonomous Test Vehicle Completes Fully Driverless Highway Loop

The number of white knuckles on Silicon Valley highways may be on its way down. This month, an NVIDIA autonomous test vehicle, nicknamed BB8, completed an 80-kilometer (approximately 50-mile) route near company headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., without the safety driver ever taking control. Running on the NVIDIA DRIVE AGX Pegasus AI supercomputer, the car Read article >

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Autonomous Autobahn-anza: Array of Driverless Vehicles Coming to GTC Europe

As the birthplace of the automobile, Germany — the location of next month’s GTC Europe — is the ideal backdrop to map out the future of mobility and transportation. Global automotive and tech leaders will gather at the event in Munich on Oct. 9-11 to share insights, engage in AI training and show off innovations Read article >

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Leading the Charge to an Electric Future: Audi Unveils E-Tron SUV

Some companies ride the current of innovation. Others lead the charge into new technologies. Amid a crowd of 1,600 reporters and guests in the San Francisco Bay Area, NVIDIA partner Audi unveiled its latest trailblazing vehicle: the e-tron SUV, built to accelerate the age of electric powertrains. The automaker’s first all-electric vehicle has a stunning Read article >

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How MagLev Speeds Autonomous Vehicles to Superhuman Levels of Safety

Most of us don’t think about it when we take the wheel, but the sheer variety of conditions and events we face on our daily drive is staggering. To help manufacturers build self-driving cars able to handle these, NVIDIA announced on Thursday at the Facebook @Scale Conference, in San Jose, Calif., Project MagLev — an Read article >

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Japan Shifts Autonomous Driving Industry into High Gear with NVIDIA DRIVE

As home to some of the world’s largest automakers, suppliers and automotive research institutions, Japan is a global authority when it comes to developing self-driving technology. At GTC Japan, NVIDIA showcased a range of partners developing on the NVIDIA DRIVE platform. Toyota first announced its collaboration with NVIDIA at the 2017 GPU Technology Conference in Read article >

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Amid Robotics Revolution, GTC Japan Celebrates All Things Autonomous

With artificial intelligence powering the smart phones in our hands and the drones roaming our skies, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang unveiled plans to make all our devices more intelligent. At the GPU Technology Conference in Tokyo, NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang announced the new NVIDIA Tesla T4 GPU and TensorRT software to enable intelligent Read article >

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