NVIDIA unveiled the Spectrum-X Ethernet networking platform along with its accelerated product release schedule at Computex.

Prominent NVIDIA partners like ASRock Rack, ASUS, GIGABYTE, and Dell Technologies are incorporating Spectrum-based products into their offerings. This expansion highlights the growing demand for advanced networking solutions to support generative AI advancements.

Gilad Shainer, NVIDIA’s SVP of Networking, emphasized the necessity of networking innovation for businesses to remain competitive. Spectrum-X, the first Ethernet fabric designed for AI, boosts generative AI network performance by 1.6 times compared to traditional Ethernet fabrics.

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NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang also announced an annual release of new Spectrum-X products, promising increased bandwidth, more ports, and enhanced software features. Spectrum-X, featuring the Spectrum SN5600 Ethernet switch and BlueField®-3 SuperNIC, offers superior Ethernet networking for AI, with adaptive routing and congestion control.

The platform, when combined with BlueField-3 DPUs, supports advanced cloud multi-tenancy, GPU compute elasticity, and zero-trust security. This enables cloud service providers to accelerate AI solution development and deployment, optimizing their return on investment.

CoreWeave, GMO Internet Group, Lambda, Scaleway, STPX Global, and Yotta are among the first AI cloud service providers to integrate Spectrum-X, enhancing their AI infrastructure performance.

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