NVIDIA Propels Applications to New Heights with NVIDIA Fermi-Optimized Application Acceleration Engines
Developers Quickly and Easily Tap Into the Power of Fermi
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SIGRRAPH 2010, LOS ANGELES — July 27, 2010 — NVIDIA (Booth #717) announced today new releases of its Application Acceleration Engines (AXE), optimized for the newest Quadro® graphics processing units (GPUs) based on the company’s new NVIDIA® Fermi architecture, which were launched today.
These latest versions, designed for the professional software development community, include: NVIDIA SceniX™ 6, NVIDIA Cg Tooklit™ 3, and NVIDIA OptiX™ 2. Also on display today is the iray® renderer from mental images®, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NVIDIA, being shown in commercial applications as well as a breakthrough GPU cloud-based rendering solution.
“These new Engine releases enable groundbreaking applications to come to market far faster than before,” said Jeff Brown, general manager, Professional Solutions Group, NVIDIA. “And they open the door to a new generation of software which combines advanced visualization with high performance computing and simulation.”
NVIDIA Accelerates the Pace of Development
NVIDIA SceniX 6
NVIDIA Cg Toolkit 3
NVIDIA OptiX 2
iray from mental images
Development Community Enthusiastic About New Engines
“SceniX has been a foundation for our industry-leading Delta Gen styling and visualization product since its beginning,” said Ludwig Fuchs, CEO of Real Time Technologies Inc. “Each version of SceniX has enabled us to quickly provide important new functionality and performance to our highly discriminating customer base of automotive companies, and we see version 6 doing so once again.”
“iray has allowed us to easily add a rendering solution to our new Bunkspeed SHOT software, making it truly state of the art in both photorealism and speed,” said Philip Lunn, CEO of Bunkspeed. “The breakthrough new Quadro GPUs, in combination with Bunkspeed SHOT is poised to revolutionize the creative process for our customers in design and advertising.”
Graphics professionals can experience these new Engines at SIGGRAPH 2010 in the NVIDIA booth
Certain statements in this press release including, but not limited to, statements as to: the benefits, features, impact and capabilities of NVIDIA Application Acceleration Engines, SceniX 6, Cg Toolkit 3, OptiX 2 technology, and iray rendering solutions from mental images are forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause results to be materially different than expectations. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include: development of more efficient or faster technology; design, manufacturing or software defects; the impact of technological development and competition; changes in consumer preferences and demands; customer adoption of different standards or our competitor's products; changes in industry standards and interfaces; unexpected loss of performance of our products or technologies when integrated into systems as well as other factors detailed from time to time in the reports NVIDIA files with the Securities and Exchange Commission including its Form 10-Q for the fiscal period ended May 2, 2010. Copies of reports filed with the SEC are posted on NVIDIA’s website and are available from NVIDIA without charge. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and speak only as of the date hereof, and, except as required by law, NVIDIA disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect future events or circumstances.
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