Recently, the Acer has announced a new server that named “Altos R880 F4 GPU server“. The server was initially showcased at the GTC Taiwan 2018. The Unique selling proposition of the Altos R880 is, it can host up to eight NVIDIA Tesla V100 32GB SXM2 GPU accelerators, where every GPU pair includes one PCIe slot for high-speed interconnect.
The Acer Altos R880 F4 server falls under the HGX-T1 class of NVIDIA GPU-Accelerated Server Platforms. Becuase of high computing and graphics power the server can be used to operate various kind of application in different fields such as oil and gas, defense, financial services, research, manufacturing, media and entertainment, 3D rendering, deep learning, and mission-critical applications.
According to the Acer, their both Altos R880 and R480 F4 processors are designed to provide optimized performance and hardware-enhanced security.