Tag: GPU

Windows Virtual Desktop – #26 – GPU Powered VMs – YouTube

Dean Cefola of the Azure Academy (@MsAzureAcademy) has posted a nice video on how to use GPU-powered VMs in #WVD. GPU optimized VM sizes are specialized virtual machines available with single, multiple, or fractional GPUs designed for compute-intensive, graphics-intensive, and visualization workloads. #WindowsVirtualDesktop supports GPU-accelerated rendering and encoding for improved app performance and scalability. GPU […]

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AMD GPU driver extension for NVv4

A few months ago we announced the availability of the new AMD based GPU VM’s – the NVv4 series. They are very popuar for use with #WVD. Great news, you can now install the AMD drivers via an extension in your ARM template:  https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/extensions/hpccompute-amd-gpu-windows… via Stefan Dingemanse (@SDingemanse)

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Benchmarking Nvidia #WVD workloads

This #WindowsVirtualDesktop #GPU article shares benchmark results of now Azure N-series can lower the overal CPU utilisation and increase the user experiences when using these VMs in #WVD. Windows Virtual Desktop use cases can be categorized as the following: Light: Ideal for lightweight use cases such as data entry and call center apps. ​ Medium: Ideal for […]

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NVIDIA & Microsoft session on WVD at GTC Digital

Learn how #NVIDIA and #Microsoft partner to bring #WindowsVirtualDesktop, using NVIDIA GPU instance, to provide a flexible and affordable cloud option for professional graphics workstations — used for CAD and 3D graphics workloads as well as virtual desktops — for knowledge workers who rely on graphics- and multimedia-intensive applications. We’ll talk about multi-session desktops, other […]

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