Atos partners with University of Oxford on largest AI supercomputer in the UK

Paris and London, four August 2020

Atos, a worldwide leader in electronic transformation, has signed a four-year agreement worthy of £5 million with the College of Oxford to supply a new, point out of the art, deep mastering supercomputer built on the NVIDIA DGX SuperPOD™ architecture, which will permit Uk academics and field to travel ahead scientific discoveries and innovation in machine mastering and artificial intelligence, as element of the JADE2 job.

The major AI-targeted supercomputer in the Uk with more than 500 NVIDIA GPUs, this high-performance system is funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Exploration Council (EPSRC), and aims to build on the good results of the present JADEone (Joint Academic Info Science Endeavour) facility – a nationwide resource providing highly developed GPU computing amenities to world-primary AI and machine mastering authorities from a consortium of 8 Uk universities and the Alan Turing Institute.

The JADE2 supercomputer

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CFOs On the Move: Week Ending August 7

Stu Levy

Domino’s Pizza promoted Stu Levy to main economic officer. Levy, who was most lately govt vice president of supply chain companies, joined the pizza chain in 2019 just after serving as govt vice president and main transformation officer at Republic Services. Considering the fact that joining Domino’s, Levy and his team have enhanced provider to the U.S. and Canadian franchisees though also driving significant efficiencies throughout essential places of the output and distribution operations. Just before joining Republic Services, Levy used thirteen yrs at Bain & Business and served as a partner from 2008-2014. Levy requires more than for Jeffrey Lawrence, who is retiring from Domino’s just after far more than 20 yrs at the corporation.

Ajay Vashee is stepping down as CFO at Dropbox just after far more than eight yrs at the corporation. Vashee will continue being in the position until September fifteen, and Tim Regan

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