Amazon’s next wave of machine learning: Powerful, practical

At AWS Re:Invent 2016 today, Amazon rolled out new machine learning offerings — both to keep ahead of furiously evolving competition and to provide tools that range from simple, high-level services to expert-level products.

Hardware for the hardcore

No Amazon announcement day would be complete without new AWS EC2 features. One of today’s machine-learning related announcements, Elastic GPUs, allows GPUs to be attached to one of eight existing EC2 instance types, as opposed to forcing the user to pick from a smaller range of EC2 instances pre-equipped with GPUs.

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from InfoWorld Cloud Computing