A healthier workstation market calms nerves in Q2’15: Jon Peddie Research

Posted by Robert Dow on August 28th 2015 | Permalink
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After a surprisingly painful first quarter, stakeholders in the markets for workstations and professional GPUs were looking for far healthier results in Q2'15, along with reassurance the market's fortunes were not following the downward path of the broader PC industry. According to the market and technology research firm, Jon

Add-in board market decreased in Q2’15

Posted by Robert Dow on August 20th 2015 | Permalink
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Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated PC graphics add-in-board (AIB) shipments and suppliers’ market share for Q2'15. JPR’s AIB Report tracks computer add-in graphics boards, which carry discrete graphics chips. AIBs used in desktop PCs, workstations,

Overall GPU shipments dropped 11% from last quarter, AMD slipped 26%, Nvidia fell 16%

Posted by Robert Dow on August 18th 2015 | Permalink
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Discrete GPUs continue to slip as embedded GPUs in the CPU and APU bring better performance for free. The erosion of the low end of the market by tablets seems to have subsided, and even tablet sales were off for the second quarter in a row. Graphics processors, stand-alone discrete

The CG market will exceed $235 billion by 2018

Posted by Robert Dow on August 1st 2015 | Permalink
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The computer graphics industry has been a growth industry since it was established in the late 1970s. It has weathered the storms of recessions and has emerged renewed vigor and potential, partly due to a big boost from mobile and the move to 4K, but also from emerging technologies including