back to article Put all your eggs in one basket – and by eggs we mean GPU-heavy apps and by basket, Azure

Microsoft will add a new N-series of virtual machines to its Azure cloud that are boosted by Nvidia's graphics accelerators. It's going to be announced today that people spinning up Windows or Linux in the N-series VMs will be able to access virtualized GPUs in Azure using Nvidia's GRID technology. These virtual machines will …

  1. malle-herbert
    Coat

    And by putting...

    You mean : Don't...

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Seeing as no one else has asked the question yet, Can it play crysis?

  3. Angus Wood

    AWS

    I've used the AWS NVidia GPU instances to real-time render OpenGL apps and stream the resultant X framebuffer over the interwebs and have to say it works very well. Not tried Azure but if it's based on the same tech it could be useful.

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