Nvidia aims to detect diseases with AI, GPUs

Nvidia unveiled its Project Clara medical imaging supercomputer, which uses the company’s graphics processing units and artificial intelligence technology to improve and speed up the detection of cancer and heart disease. Clara is a virtual machine, meaning it can work with a number of medical imaging instruments, such as CT, mammography, MRI, ultrasound and X-ray.


Nvidia makes AI key focus with 3 major projects

Nvidia has announced a slate of initiatives expanding its focus on artificial intelligence and deep learning. The company detailed improvements to its Tesla V100 data center GPU platform, announced an Arm partnership to integrate deep learning tech into internet of things chips and unveiled software improvements.