NVIDIA News Archives
PGI 2017 v17.4 Compiler Released

Yesterday marked an updated release of a community edition build for the NVIDIA-owned PGI code compiler that focuses on code compilation for CPU and GPU execution.

1 May 2017 - PGI 17.4 - 1 Comment
NVIDIA Tegra X2 GPU Firmware Published

The necessary GPU firmware for providing accelerated support for NVIDIA's Tegra X2 SoC found on the Jetson TX2 developer board has landed within linux-firmware.git.

5 April 2017 - Jetson TX2 - 3 Comments
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti On Linux?

The GeForce GTX 1080 Ti is NVIDIA's new high-end gamer graphics card as a step-up from the previous GTX 1080 flagship. The GTX 1080 Ti is getting ready for release by retailers and, thankfully, NVIDIA did mail out a GeForce GTX 1080 Ti for Linux testing at Phoronix.

9 March 2017 - GeForce GTX 1080 Ti - 27 Comments
NVIDIA 375.27.13 Linux Driver Released To Fix SteamVR

NVIDIA released their new Vulkan beta driver on Monday to support the new Vulkan 1.0.42 extensions but that ended up breaking the SteamVR Linux support, which relies upon Vulkan. NVIDIA has now corrected this support.

1 March 2017 - NVIDIA 375.27.13 - 5 Comments
300+ OpenCL ArrayFire Benchmarks On 13 NVIDIA GPUs

With there now being an ArrayFire test profile for the Phoronix Test Suite / OpenBenchmarking.org, it was a breeze to test 13 different NVIDIA GeForce graphics cards on the 300+ ArrayFire OpenCL GPU compute tests.

23 January 2017 - OpenCL Benchmarks - 3 Comments
NVIDIA 378.09 Linux Driver Benchmark Tests On A GeForce GTX 1080

Last week marked the debut of the NVIDIA 378.09 Linux driver beta. While the release notes didn't mention any widespread performance improvements, an individual or two at least in the forums seemed to think it did and have already been inquiring why I wasn't yet using this new (beta) driver in my Linux benchmarks. Anyhow, here are some 375 vs. 378 Linux driver tests.

23 January 2017 - NVIDIA 378.09 - 4 Comments

623 NVIDIA news articles published on Phoronix.