SK hynix unveiled and demonstrated a prototype of AiMX (Accelerator-in-Memory based Accelerator), a generative AI accelerator card based on GDDR6-AiM, at the AI Hardware & Edge AI Summit 2023 held September 12-14 at the Santa Clara Marriott, California.Hosted annually by the UK marketing firm Kisaco Research, the AI Hardware & Edge AI Summit brings together global IT companies and high-profile startups to share their developments in artificial intelligence and machine learning. This is SK hynix's third time participating in the summit.
In addition, the company held a session outlining the benefits of AiMX. In a presentation titled "Cost-Effective Generative AI Inference Acceleration using AiM," Eui-cheol Lim, vice president of the Solution Development division, compared the performance of GPUs and AiMX and discussed the future of next-generation intelligent semiconductor memories.
"SK hynix's AiMX is a solution that delivers higher performance while consuming less power, and costing less than conventional GPUs," Lim explained. "We will continue to develop memory technologies that will lead the way in the era of artificial intelligence."