Change in AI future with NVIDIA Acquire Arm for $40 Billion
There is big move where in NVIDIA has announced that it is going to Acquire ARM for $40 Billion from its company SoftBank Group Corp. (SBG).
NVIDA is an American MNC based in Santa Clara, California. It designs GPU (graphics processing units) for the gaming and professional markets, as well as system on a chip units (SoCs) for the mobile computing and automotive market.
Where as ARM (Advanced RISC Machines and originally Acorn RISC Machine). ARM Does not manufacture chips but develops the architecture and licenses it to other companies, who design
their own products that implement one of those architectures—including systems-on-chips (SoC) and systems-on-modules (SoM).
NVIDIA and SoftBank Group Corp. announced a definitive agreement under which NVIDIA will acquire Arm Limited from SBG and the SoftBank Vision Fund (together, “SoftBank”) in a transaction valued at $40 billion.
Building Strong AI for future and creating the premier computing company for the age of AI:
Current trend is for Artificial Intelligence which is the most powerful technology force of current time.
With this deal, Together ARM and NVIDA brings NVIDIA’s leading AI computing platform with Arm’s vast ecosystem to create the premier computing company.
With its deal, NVIDIA will be able to turn new AI possibilities into realities much faster
for the age of artificial intelligence, accelerating innovation while expanding into large, high-growth markets.
With this deal, Together ARM and NVIDA will challenge other competitors in market like Intel and AMD.
This is what Company Founder and CEO of NVIDIA Jensen Huang has to say about this deal.
“We are buying Arm because we want to advance computing further.
The future of computing is going to move further from the cloud to the edge.
That is what Arm is fantastic at. Where we are fantastic is AI.
So, imagine the possibilities in putting AI at the edge.”
- NVIDIA will increase investment in Arm’s existing roadmaps for customers, partners and developers, and propel Arm’s R&D to stimulate growth in new markets.
- The combined company will provide greater choice to the data center industry by offering a compelling alternative CPU architecture to x86. Arm partners will also benefit from access to NVIDIA’s innovations.
- NVIDIA will maintain Arm’s open-licensing model, serving customers in any industry all over the world, and it will grow Arm’s product portfolio by adding NVIDIA’s IP creating a broader offering to all customers.