SoftBank Group Corp. (SBG) and technology firm NVIDIA announced a definitive agreement under which NVIDIA will acquire Arm Limited from SBG and the SoftBank Vision Fund for approximately $40 billion. Even after deal SoftBank will remain committed to Arms long-term success through its ownership stake in NVIDIA, expected to be under 10 percent
- The combination brings together NVIDIAs leading AI computing platform with Arms vast ecosystem to create the premier computing company for the age of artificial intelligence, accelerating innovation while expanding into large, high-growth markets.
- For Arms ecosystem, the combination will turbocharge Arms R&D capacity and expand its IP portfolio with NVIDIAs world-leading GPU and AI technology.
In March 2020, SwiftStack had signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by NVIDIA. The company continues to maintain, enhance, and support 1space, ProxyFS, Swift, and the Controller. SwiftStacks technology is already a key part of NVIDIAs GPU-powered AI infrastructure,.
In January 2020, Italy forges AI future in partnership with NVIDIA. Italy is well known for its architecture, culture and cuisine. Italys research organization forged a three-year collaboration with NVIDIA. Together they aim to accelerate AI research and commercial adoption across the country.
In December 2019, Tencent Games and NVIDIA announced a collaboration to bring PC gaming in the cloud to China. NVIDIAs GPU technology would power Tencent Games START cloud gaming service. START gives gamers access to AAA games on underpowered devices anytime, anywhere. Tencent Games intends to scale the platform to millions of gamers, with an experience that is consistent with playing locally on a gaming rig.
NVIDIA headquartered in Santa Clara, California, United States, is a global leader in technology and computer games. The company has redefined PC gaming market with modern computer graphics and revolutionized parallel computing. The company has evolved the GPU into a computer brain at the exciting intersection of virtual reality, high performance computing, and artificial intelligence. The GPU computing platform boosts scientific discovery, develop new Internet services, self-driving cars, or intelligent machines, and allows designers to immerse themselves in photorealistic virtual worlds