Nvidia powers Isaac smart robot platform with Jetson Xavier
June 04, 2018 / Ryan Daws
.Nvidia has announced the launch of its Isaac platform for intelligent robots powered by its new Jetson Xavier computer. Isaac includes new hardware, software, and a virtual-world robot simulator. The platform was launched at Computex 2018 by NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang. There are three main components to Nvidia’s Isaac platform: Isaac SDK a collection of APIs and tools to develop robotics algorithm software and runtime framework with fully accelerated libraries. Isaac IMX Isaac Intelligent Machine Acceleration applications, a collection of NVIDIA developed robotics algorithm software. Isaac Sim a highly realistic virtual simulation environment for developers to train autonomous machines and perform hardware-in-the-loop testing with Jetson Xavier.