Chinese tech giant Huawei on Wednesday released the Atlas 900, the world’s fastest Artificial Intelligence (AI) training cluster, which will help make technology more readily available for various fields of scientific research and business innovation.
“The future of computing is a huge market of over two trillion US dollars. We will continue to invest with a strategy focusing on four key areas. We will push the boundaries of architecture, invest in processors for all scenarios, clear Will maintain business boundaries. ” , And building an open ecosystem, ”said Ken Hu, vice president of Huawei.
The Atlas 900 combines the power of thousands of climbing processors. The Atlas 900 takes just 59.8 seconds to train the gold standard ResNet-50 to measure AI training performance. It is 10 seconds faster than the previous world record, the company said in a statement.
Huawei deployed the Atlas 900 as a cluster service on the Huawei Cloud, making exceptional computing power more widely accessible to its customers in various industries.
The company has offered these services to universities and scientific research institutes around the world at a huge discount.
Huawei estimates that in the next five years, statistical computing will become mainstream and AI computing will account for more than 80 percent of all computing power used worldwide.