EBV Elektronik has signed a new EMEA distribution franchise agreement with AI chipmaker Hailo. Hailo offers a range of AI accelerators including the innovative Hailo-8 AI processor and its M.2 and Mini PCIe AI acceleration modules. The Hailo-8 features up to 26 tera operations per second (TOPS) at a typical power consumption of 2.5W.
Hailo’s solutions connect to board-level platforms via the PCIe interface. This is designed to allow high-performance and power-efficient AI solutions when used with the Intel/AMD x86 or Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4, plus ARM-based processors manufactured by NXP Semiconductors, STMicroelectronics and Renesas.
EBV Elektronik senior director supplier marketing, Susanne Betting, said: “Hailo’s technology is at the cutting edge of AI and deep learning applications. It is a major complement to our existing portfolio of AI solutions as a companion device for a range of microprocessors from our leading silicon suppliers and will significantly extend our options to deliver a range of world-class AI solutions to our customers.”