Storj Acquires Leading AI Compute Provider, Valdi

Storj announced a new era in distributed cloud innovation with the acquisition of Valdi. Storj is a leader in distributed cloud object storage, disrupting the $100 billion cloud storage market, delivering up to 90% cost savings and 90% less carbon emissions for customers. Valdi is the leader in on-demand high performance cloud computing (GPUs) widely used for AI training and inference in data-intensive industries like technology, research and life-sciences.

New Relic  Integrates its Observability Platform with NVIDIA NIM to Accelerate AI Adoption and ROI

New Relic, the all-in-one observability platform for every engineer, announced it is integrating its platform with NVIDIA NIM inference microservices to reduce the complexity and costs of developing, deploying, and monitoring generative AI (GenAI) apps. Now, customers can use New Relic AI monitoring to gain comprehensive visibility across the AI stack for applications built with NVIDIA NIM, all with a simplified setup and while ensuring data security.

The insideAI News IMPACT 50 List for Q3 2024

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Innovations in the Pure Storage Platform Help Customers Keep Pace with AI’s Rapid Evolution

Pure Storage® (NYSE:PSTG), the IT pioneer that delivers advanced data storage technologies and services, announced new capabilities in the Pure Storage platform that are changing the game for how IT and business leaders can radically improve their ability to deploy AI, improve cyber resilience, and modernize their applications.

Lenovo Delivers Next Generation of Intel-Based Infrastructure Solutions to Simplify the AI Journey for Businesses of All Sizes

Lenovo announced the Lenovo ThinkSystem V4 portfolio of Intel-based solutions, powered by Intel® Xeon® 6 processors and designed to make AI accessible while flexibly matching the specific workloads needs of any business. The portfolio includes new AI-enabled solutions that ensure the right mix of AI is available to help customers seamlessly integrate AI into their workflows with new servers that are purpose-built and optimized to maximize performance and efficiency for targeted workloads. Additionally, new AI-powered Lenovo Systems Management solutions now use generative AI to automate and simplify deployment and configuration across increasingly distributed computing networks.  

Western Digital Introduces New AI Data Cycle Storage Framework to Help Customers Capture the Value of AI  

Fueling the next wave of AI innovation, Western Digital (NASDAQ:  WDC) introduced a six-stage AI Data Cycle framework that defines the optimal storage mix for AI  workloads at scale. This framework will help customers plan and develop advanced storage  infrastructures to maximize their AI investments, improve efficiency, and reduce the total cost of  ownership (TCO) of their AI workflows.  

Heard on the Street – 6/3/2024

Welcome to insideAI News’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Keep it Simple, Storage

In this contributed article, Jordan Winkelman, Quantum’s Field CTO, discusses how organizations across industries are facing a shift in infrastructure and storage requirements to deliver incredible performance, flexibility, and scalability on a level we’ve never seen before because of the proliferation of AI technologies. Moving forward, there will be a major focus on simplicity in storage—often through the use of AI—to keep up with changing demands, allowing organizations to maximize AI to give them a competitive advantage.

Heard on the Street – 5/9/2024

Welcome to insideAI News’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Hyve Solutions Named Design Partner for NVIDIA HGX Product Line

Hyve Solutions Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of TD SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX) and a leading provider of hyperscale digital infrastructures, today announced it has become a design partner for the NVIDIA HGX platform. This designation marks a significant milestone in Hyve’s focus on accelerating artificial intelligence (AI) in the datacenter and at the edge.