Nvidia wants to make it easier for automotive companies to build self-driving cars, so it’s releasing a brand new supercomputer designed to drive them.
The chipmaker claims its new supercomputer is the world’s first artificial intelligence computer designed for “Level 5” autonomy, which means vehicles that can operate themselves without any human intervention.
Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang unveiled the new automotive computing platform at the GPU Technology Conference in Munich.
The new computer will be part of Nvidia’s existing Drive PX platform, which the GPU-maker offers to automotive companies in order to provide the processing power for their self-driving car systems. Pegasus could be a huge breakthrough for Nvidia and its 25-plus partners. Read more…