Equinix, in partnership with NVIDIA, NetApp and Core Scientific, has announced an Artificial Intelligence (AI) Platform as a Service test drive setup at Equinix data centers. This solution brings together industry-leading AI hardware technologies from NVIDIA and NetApp, the global interconnection-rich data center platform from Equinix and best-in-class Cloud for Data Scientists™ software technology from Core Scientific.
With the Test Drive program, enterprises can explore AI Platform as a Service at Equinix and decide whether they want to deploy at Equinix.
Equinix, NVIDIA, NetApp and Core Scientific together offer a fully integrated AI as a Service platform, available in the Test Drive program, to help businesses meet the rapidly growing demands of AI development in every industry. The key highlights of this solution are:
AI as a Managed Service: A cloud-native (container-based) AI as a Service offering that makes it easy for data scientists to consume AI services.
Industry-leading AI technology stack: Consisting of high-performing compute, network and storage technologies that are optimized for running all the major AI software frameworks.
AI stack at global interconnected metro edge: A global and highly interconnected data center platform that provides high-speed and secure interconnection to IT systems and data sources that are spread across public clouds, private data centers and edge locations.
Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) operates a global interconnection platform of more than 200 International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centers in 52 markets in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia-Pacific. Our mission is to protect, connect and power the digital economy. Learn more at https://equinix.com/.
About Core Scientific
Core Scientific is a leader in Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain, delivering best-in-class infrastructure and software solutions. In an increasingly distributed and connected world, we believe Blockchain and AI will fundamentally change the way information is processed, shared and stored across a range of industries. Lead by a team that has a 10+ year AI success story, Core Scientific provides custom AI cloud and hosting solutions at scale. At Core Scientific, we are building data centers for accelerated AI that scales to massive data sets and delivers computational performance for the most complex of deep learning challenges. Our platform is trusted by large-scale partners around the world to deliver reliable solutions that quickly adapt to dynamic market conditions. Learn more at https://www.corescientific.com/.