The great “APIs, GPUs, and drivers: CAD graphical conspiracy” – A Blog from NVIDIA Solution Architect Rachel Berry

About the Author From Suffolk, UK, Rachel Berry has been a Datacenter Ecosystem Solution Architect since joining NVIDIA in January 2016. Having never worked for a GPU or hardware vendor before, Berry began her career as an astrophysicist in academia, then became a CAD kernel engineer (Parasolid kernel at Siemens PLM) working on applications such…

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What Professionals Need To Know About VR Workstations

Virtual Reality for the creative professional is an exciting new opportunity to explore the boundaries of interactive story telling. In addition, virtual reality is being used in industries outside of media and entertainment, while still requiring the tools that VFX artists are used to using. The common thread is that immersive 3D content is gearing…

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Old and Busted vs. New Hotness: What Do The Benchmarks Tell Us?

Staying Power Longtime BOXX customers have come to enjoy a level of performance and reliability that they haven’t received from other vendors. We’re proud that the average life of a BOXX system is around seven years – and most are only set aside for faster models. A couple of years ago we did a contest…

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2015 Winter Hardware Guide

Configuring the ideal workstation for your specific workflow can be daunting task. That’s why our in-house performance specialists are ready to take your call, providing expert advice and consultation. But if you’re more comfortable browsing our website and determining for yourself which BOXX solution is right for you, we’ve prepared this helpful guide. Just fill…

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Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock, Overclocked Skylake Is Ready To Rock

Nearly a decade ago, Intel established a master plan for designing and launching new CPUs. Dubbed “Tick-Tock,” this method laid out a new cadence; new CPU architecture followed by die/fabrication shrinks with the process then repeating itself. The cadence allows Intel to test new fabrication technologies with a proven architecture (Tick,) and then introduce new…

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