PVC at NAB 2014 – Talking GPUs with NVIDIA

As well as how NVIDIA might help extend the life of an old Mac Pro

We all know NVIDIA as a very important makers of GPUs for our post-production computers. But NVIDIA also makes a lot more stuff including the Shield portable and some serious rendering technology. But I didn’t talk to them about that stuff instead concentrating on those GPUs that apply to those of us in post-production … specifically how we might be able to use some of that NVIDIA technology to extend the life of an old Mac Pro. We talk Open CL, CUDA, Adobe CUDA specific acceleration and using multiple GPUs.

They have some specific recommendations around multiple GPUs in an old Mac Pro. Oh, and we talk about their terrible website design when trying to find drivers.



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Scott Simmons was born in rural West Tennessee and didn't really realize that movies and tv had to be made by actual people until he went to college. After getting degrees in both Television Production…