Tag: fpga

Cloud Computing

Microsoft is working on tools to help people use cloud-based FPGAs

November 9, 2016

Via: CIO

Earlier this year, Microsoft made a splash at its Ignite conference for IT professionals when it announced that it has been racking cards of programmable chips together with servers in its cloud data centers. The chips, called field-programmable gate arrays […]


Programmable chips turning Azure into a supercomputing powerhouse

September 28, 2016

Via: ArsTechnica

Microsoft is embarking on a major upgrade of its Azure systems. New hardware the company is installing in its 34 datacenters around the world still contains the mix of processors, RAM, storage, and networking hardware that you’ll find in any […]