Baidu Cloud’s deep learning service now includes NVIDIA’s platform

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NVIDIA’s deep learning platform is now available as part of Baidu Cloud’s deep learning service.

Baidu Cloud offers the GPU computing technology, including Pascal architecture-based NVIDIA Tesla P40 GPUs and NVIDIA deep learning software.

It provides both training and inference acceleration for open-source deep learning frameworks, such as TensorFlow and PaddlePaddle.

“Baidu and NVIDIA are long-time partners in advancing the state of the art in AI,” said Ian Buck, general manager of Accelerated Computing at NVIDIA.

“Baidu understands that enterprises need GPU computing to process the massive volumes of data needed for deep learning. Through Baidu Cloud, companies can quickly convert data into insights that lead to breakthrough products and services.”

Organizations are increasingly turning to GPU computing to develop advanced applications in areas such as natural language processing, traffic analysis, intelligent customer service, personalized recommendations and understanding video.

NVIDIA’s deep learning platform is a popularly adopted platform for building AI services. It is available from leading cloud service providers worldwide, including Alibaba, Amazon, Google, IBM and Microsoft.