NextIO Launches New GPU Product

Austin-based NextIO, the provider of I/O virtualization products, said this week that it has released an new product, its VCORE Express Lite Computing Solution. The new product provides two, Fermi-based NVIDIA Tesla 20 computing processors and 12GB of RAM in a 1U chassis. The new product is aimed at technical and enterprise workgroup computing. NextIO's products are used for high performance computing (HPC) applications, which have been applying the use of off-the-shelf graphical processing units (GPUs) like those from NVIDIA to help accelerate computational software. NextIO is venture backed by Adams Capital Management, Crescendo Ventures, Dell Ventures, JK&B Capital, and VentureTech Alliance.