Billionaire says the machine should be built by 2025 and will provide space for the 3rd version of “Grok”, a competitor to chatGPT

Elon Musk plans to build a “supercomputer” to process the new version of the artificial intelligence chatbot from startup xAI, the entrepreneur’s new business. O Grok 3, the name given to the tool, is a competitor to ChatGPT, from OpenAI. The information is from Reuters.

Once ready, Nvidia’s connected chips would be at least 4 times the size of clusters of GPUs (Graphic Processing Unit) currently existing. The machine should start operating in mid-2025. Nvidia dominates the chip market data center for AI, with processing and storage products.

Clusters are devices interconnected with GPUs to accelerate the processing of heavy computational tasks or train large-scale artificial neural networks.

The startup xAI was founded in 2023 with Musk as one of the founders. This year, the businessman reported that the model training Grok 2 the IA used around 20,000 Nvidia H100 GPUs. For Grok 3, 100 thousand would be needed.

Musk wants to form a partnership with Oracle, a North American technology company specializing in the development of hardware e softwares and database, for the development of devices.


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