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Cirrascale Cloud Services Deploys NVIDIA DGX-1 as Dedicated Platform in its Deep Learning Cloud

The NVIDIA DGX-1 delivers up to 90X faster training speed than CPU-based systems and is now available on the Cirrascale Cloud Services deep learning cloud

San Jose, Calif. — GPU Technology Conference — March 19, 2019 — Cirrascale Cloud Services®, a premier provider of multi-GPU deep learning cloud solutions, today announced it has begun offering NVIDIA® DGX-1™ deep learning systems as part of its dedicated, multi-GPU deep learning cloud service offerings. Customers can utilize DGX-1, designed to provide the highest performance for artificial intelligence and deep learning research and development.

"Our customers are experts in artificial intelligence, deep learning and analytics, and they demand the absolute highest performing tools available," said Mike LaPan, vice president, Cirrascale Cloud Services. "NVIDIA DGX-1 fast-tracks AI initiatives by providing some of the fastest hardware available, while delivering a ready-to-use, optimized software stack."

As part of its deep learning cloud service, customers can use the DGX-1 in the cloud from Cirrascale Cloud Services monthly, with discounts available for longer-term use. The DGX-1 integrates eight of the world’s most advanced data center accelerators - the NVIDIA V100 Tensor Core GPU. The DGX-1 is purpose-built for the unique demands of AI and delivers over 1 petaFLOPS of AI performance per node, enabling up to a 90X speed-up in deep learning training compared with CPU-based systems. DGX-1 is powered by the NVIDIA DGX software stack with pre-optimized versions of today’s most popular frameworks. With Cirrascale Cloud Services, the customer experience isn’t virtualized, so they receive dedicated access allowing them to gain the absolute raw horsepower of a modern multi-GPU system.

"Deploying the NVIDIA DGX-1 within the Cirrascale Cloud Services platform provides customers with the fastest start in AI exploration and development, and the ability to accelerate their deep learning and analytics applications using the latest generation GPU technology available in a public cloud," said Tony Paikeday, Director, DGX Systems, NVIDIA.

Customers can begin using the NVIDIA DGX-1 servers on the Cirrascale Cloud Service platform immediately and are encouraged to visit http://dgx.cirrascale.com for more information.

About Cirrascale Cloud Services

Cirrascale Cloud Services is a premier provider of public and private dedicated, multi-GPU cloud solutions enabling deep learning. The company offers cloud-based solutions for large-scale deep learning operators, service providers, as well as HPC users. To learn more about Cirrascale Cloud Services and its unique dedicated, multi-GPU cloud solutions, please visit www.cirrascale.com or call (888) 942-3800.

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