Lablup Announces First NVIDIA DGX-ready Software Program Partner in Asia-Pacific for "Bakend.AI"
Today Lablup Inc. announced that Backend.AI, a solution that efficiently leverages cloud and data center compute resources to run and manage large-scale computational workloads, including large-scale artificial intelligence (AI) model development and high-performance computing, is the first in Asia Pacific to be certified as NVIDIA DGX-Ready Software.
NVIDIA DGX-Ready Software is a validated, enterprise-grade software solution that is fully tested and certified for use on clusters of NVIDIA DGX systems, and Backend.AI is the first company in Asia Pacific to be certified.
Backend.AI optimizes the performance of NVIDIA DGX systems and accelerated computing, including NVIDIA GPUs, to efficiently manage compute resources to maximize GPU utilization without changing the user experience. In addition, Backend.AI has its own patented container-based GPU partitioned virtualization technology, which allows users to partition expensive GPUs into multiple GPUs as needed to maximize GPU usage.
"Backend.AI has been successfully supporting all types of AI platform customers, from educational institutions to Hyperscale AI Infra," said Jungkyu Shin, CEO of Lablup Inc. We are delighted to be the first in Asia-Pacific to be certified as NVIDIA DGX-ready software, and we look forward to helping our users, both in Korea and abroad, not only accelerate their AI development process, but also optimize their deployment, usability, and utilization of their AI infrastructure."
NVIDIA DGX systems accelerate large-scale AI initiatives to help organizations solve key challenges in healthcare, manufacturing, commerce, science, and more. The NVIDIA DGX-ready software program helps customers succeed by validating enterprise software solutions like Rableup's Backend.AI that streamline workflows and optimize utilization across AI clusters.
Automatically translated from Korean