Podcast: A Look at the Intel Nervana Platform for AI

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Naveen Rao is vice president and general manager of the Artificial Intelligence Products Group at Intel Corporation.

In this Chip Chat podcast, Dr. Naveen Rao describes his work at the Artificial Intelligence Products Group (AIPG) at Intel.

“The Intel Nervana Platform includes what you need to design, develop, and deploy state-of-the-art deep learning models. There’s no need for you to download multiple frameworks and libraries and to troubleshoot complex integration issues. Everything you need is included and “just works” to make building AI solutions as easy as possible.”

Dr. Naveen Rao, VP and GM for Intel’s Artificial Intelligence Products Group, joins us to talk about his work since Intel’s acquisition of his start-up Nervana Systems in August, 2016. Dr. Rao’s Artificial Intelligence Products Group aligns Intel’s AI efforts under one organization and works to deliver world-changing technologies like autonomous vehicles, personalized medicine, and smart factories. In this interview, Dr. Rao discusses how biological computation is influencing computer science, provides an overview of Intel’s AI solutions portfolio, and forecasts the exciting end-user applications that Intel AI will help deliver.

For more information on Dr. Rao’s and AIPG’s work, please visit www.intelnervana.com.

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