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NVIDIA begins shipping GRID VCA, costs just $24,900 - features 8 GPUs, 16 threads of CPU and 192GB of RAM

NVIDIA's GRID VCA begins shipping, features 8 GPUs, 16 threads of CPU and 192GB of RAM
By: Anthony Garreffa | Super Computing News | Posted: Mar 21, 2013 4:38 am
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NVIDIA have begun shipping their GRID Visual Computing Appliance (VCA), where designers, animators and visual production users can purchase for just $24,900. On top of this, there is a $2,400 yearly software license fee.

 

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What do you get for $25,000? 8 GPUs, 16 threads of CPU and 192GB of RAM capable of delivering service up to 8 users, with the 16 GPU model doubling this to 16 simultaneous users. If a studio had a decent amount of designers or artists, this could definitely be an option worth looking into.

NEWS SOURCES:Engadget.com

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