NVIDIA announced that it had reached a final agreement with swiftstack to take its revenues. The company mainly develops object storage software for AI Artificial Intelligence, HPC high-performance computing and accelerated computing.
Founded in November 2011, swiftstack has raised 23.6 million US dollars. It has a series of software and controller products such as swiftstack 7, 1space, proxyfs, swift, etc. it cooperates with NVIDIA, eBay, Google, valohai and other large enterprises. It also has experience in software of Cisco, Dell, Huihe (HPE), ultra micro and other enterprises.
After being acquired, swiftstacck will continue to develop, support and enhance its software. Of course, the most important task isSupport the AI platform based on NVIDIA GPU, accelerate and expand its application in large-scale AI deep learning.
As a traditional game GPU company, NVIDIA has been focusing on a broader field for years, and has successively acquired a large number of data center related technologies, IP, especially supercomputers.
Last year, NVIDIA purchased mellanox for $6.9 billion, and obtained advanced server interconnection solutions. The acquisition of swiftstack can greatly enhance its strength in large-scale GPU deep learning.
NVIDIA did not disclose the price of the acquisition.