Microsoft Azure is powered by new chip-set for AI computation.

Microsoft Azure is powered by new chip-set for AI computation.

 

Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing service created by Microsoft for building, testing, deploying, and managing applications and services through Microsoft-managed data centres. Azure is powered by new chip-sets developed by Graphcore, a UK based company which has several hundred million dollars in investment, on the promise that its chips will perform the computation required for AI. I. These Chip-sets were developed from scratch will perform high computation intend for AI. Graphcore expects it will appeal to companies running business critical on AI operation. With Azure powered by new chip-sets, Microsoft hopes this software and hardware combo will fetch success and catch its rivals Amazon and Google in cutting edge artificial intelligence through the cloud.