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What’s New for GPUs and AI/ML in VMware vSphere 8 Update 1 | Breakroom Chats Episode 17

Introduction to the vSphere Breakroom Chat Series
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vSphere Breakroom Chats Episode 17

​Welcome to the next episode of the vSphere Breakroom Chats. Today, we are happy to present this vLog with Justin Murray, Technical Marketing Architect, at VMware. This video references the release of vSphere 8 Update 1, which was announced on March 14, 2023. Listen to this episode where Shobhit Bhutani and Justin Murray discuss the following:

  1. ChatGPT and how that has increased customers’ interest in AI/ML workloads.
  2. The new capabilities for AI/ML and GPUs in vSphere 8 Update 1 release- NVSwitch enablement and support for heterogenous vGPU profiles on the same GPU hardware.
  3. Justin will also share live demos of these great capabilities.

Ready to get started on your journey with vSphere? Check out these helpful resources:

  2. Read the vSphere 8 Update 1 Launch Blog
  3. Read the vSphere 8 Update 1 Technical Overview Blog

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