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Quadra

A family of Macintosh computers that was popular in the early 1990s. See Macintosh.


Quadra 900
By this time, the hardware was fast enough to truly accommodate the sophisticated graphics-based software introduced years before. (Image courtesy of Apple Inc.)

Quadra

Square border or frame enclosing a wall panel or painting; also refers to a square base or plinth at the bottom of a pedestal or podium.

quadra

1. A square frame or border enclosing a bas-relief.
2. The plinth of a podium.
3. Any small molding of plain or square section, as one of the fillets above or below the scotia of an Ionic base.
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The addition of the NVIDIA Quadro FX 3600M GPU brings the capabilities of the Area-51 m15x to an all-new level and is just one more example of our commitment to develop unique and powerful systems that attract enthusiasts and creative professionals alike.
The flexibility of the Quadro range means bakers need only a single machine to produce a varied menu of different shaped rolls, reducing labour time in this area of production leaves bakers free to get on with other tasks.
Available in a desktop or 3U rackmount configuration, utilizing NVIDIA SLI(TM) multi-GPU technology, the NVIDIA Quadro Plex VCS provides:
From mills to mixers, to complementary product lines, Quadro has earned the respect of customers with widely varied applications in more than 50 countries.
NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700 by PNY Technologies - redefines mid-range price/performance expectations with a massive 512MB GDDR2 frame buffer, HD video output and two dual-link DVI-I connectors, which enable professional users to maximize their display real estate by driving up to two ultra-high resolution 30" digital flat panels (PNY Part # VCQFX1700-PCIE-PB).
The Quadro M5500 will also stand as a backbone of Nvidia's professional VR plans for the future, giving it a platform to build for the future array of VR-laden devices and platforms.
NVIDIA Quadro GPUs are already the overwhelming choice of leading creative and design professionals, who depend on it for their most important work.
Professor Phil Gray, Managing Director at Quadro, says: "This collaboration is a great opportunity for us to work with leading scientists, technologists and engineers to create world class products and services for our clients.
The HP Z820, which is suitable for customers in oil and gas, mechanical computer-aided design (CAD), mechanical computer-aided engineering, medical, video and animation, provides up to 16 processing cores, up to 512GB of ECC memory, up to 14TB of high-speed storage and up to dual NVIDIA Quadro 6000 graphics.
NVIDIA Quadro is the established market leader in professional 3D graphics because of our relentless passion for providing groundbreaking innovations to our customers that deliver the ultimate experience in terms of visual quality, reliability and performance," said Jeff Brown, VP and GM, Professional Solutions Group, NVIDIA.
26 -- Quadro launched two new models- the S10 and S30 in Flexsift product range.
The NVIDIA Quadro 4000 graphics processing unit (GPU) for Mac is optimized to accelerate workflows and drive a range of top professional applications.