Sberbank has introduced a new supercomputer at the international conference on AI Journey, created in partnership with NVIDIA. In the savings Bank assert that the device is the most powerful among created on the territory of the Russian Federation of supercomputers.
In a press release the company reported that the machine called Christofari created to solve problems in the field of artificial intelligence. The supercomputer allows in record time to train models based on deep neural networks.
During testing, the machine performance reached 6.7 petaflops.
«Christofari is the most powerful supercomputer in Russia. The system is 2.7 times faster than the previous fastest supercomputer in the country», — told RBC head of professional products NVIDIA Dmitry Konyagin.
Now the possibility of a supercomputer to test the savings Bank and the customers of the cloud platform SberCloud. On December 12, his power will become accessible to a wide range of clients. In addition, in the future Sberbank plans to use the supercomputer to improve the services of their ecosystem.
In addition, the President of Sberbank German Gref announced the creation of the Alliance for the development of artificial intelligence. In addition to Sberbank, it included «Yandex», Mail.ru «Gazprom Neft», RDIF and MTS.
We will remind, the other day, Rosatom announced the beginning of the development of a quantum computer.