EEHPC today : Introduction to Adapteva Epiphany and AMD Zacate
Date and Time
Wednesday, February 01, 2012 from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Andreas Olofsson , CEO, Adapteva
Shankar Viswanathan , AMD Semiconductor - shankar.viswan gmail com
An introduction to the Adapteva Epiphany board and the AMD MD Low
Andreas Olofsson from Adapteva discusses the recent release of their new Epiphany IV energy efficient multi-core architecture processor.
Shankar Viswanathan introduces ZACATE, the AMD Low Power Fusion Accelerated Processing Unit (APU).
There is no visitor parking in the Stata Building garage. There is usually plenty of free parking in the E-51 parking lot at 2 Amherst St, or at the Hayward St lot on the corner of Amherst and Hayward. or directly on Vassar, Ames or Amherst Sts. MIT parking lots are free after 3PM. Cambridge meters are free after 6PM.
Refreshments will be provided by Canonical http://www.canonical.com [canonical.com]
Shankar Viswanathan is a chip architect at AMD and currently works on the performance architecture for AMD semi-custom APUs. He has worked on the design and verification of several generations of AMD processors, most recently on the APUs used in the various XBox One and PS4 variants. He also spent a year at a software startup developing a thin hypervisor for run-time malware detection.