Apache Spark 3.0 adds Nvidia GPU support for machine learning

Apache Spark 3.0 adds Nvidia GPU support for machine learning

Apache Spark, the in-memory big data processing framework, will become fully GPU accelerated in its soon-to-be-released 3.0 incarnation. Best of all, today’s Spark applications can take advantage of the GPU acceleration without modification; existing Spark APIs all work as-is. The GPU acceleration components, provided by Nvidia, are designed to complement all phases of Spark applications including […]
Windows 10’s pandemic support extension: What it means

Windows 10’s pandemic support extension: What it means

Microsoft’s recent adjustments to Windows 10 will create a pile-up of deadlines later this year when three different editions exhaust their support almost simultaneously. In the last five weeks, Microsoft has extended support for two versions – Windows 10...
Microsoft reiterates October end for Office 2010 support

Microsoft reiterates October end for Office 2010 support

Microsoft on Tuesday made clear it remains committed to ending support for Office 2010 in October, even though the company recently extended deadlines for other products, including some versions of Windows 10. “Office 2016 for Mac and Office 2010 will reach...