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Azure AI infrastructure

World-class infrastructure performance for AI workloads

Deliver high-powered performance to your most compute-intensive AI workloads, including deep learning, with a purpose-built portfolio of AI infrastructure. Enjoy the latest in GPU performance and networking with Azure N-Series virtual machines (VMs) and seamlessly orchestrate your simulations on the cloud with Azure Batch and Azure CycleCloud.

AI Infrastructure optimized for Azure Machine Learning

Build, deploy, and manage high-quality models faster using Azure Machine Learning. Accelerate your time to value using industry-leading machine learning operations, open-source interoperability, and integrated tools—all of which are fully supported and optimized by AI Infrastructure.

Trusted leader in AI

Microsoft is a proven leader in AI, delivering the AI-optimized infrastructure that helps build and train some of the industry’s most advanced AI solutions, including OpenAI and NVIDIA, as well as Azure Machine Learning and Azure Cognitive Services.

Introducing the most powerful, massively scalable AI VMs on Azure

Get supercomputing performance for your most complex generative AI models with ND H100 v5 VMs, now in preview. These VMs deliver reliability at massive scale and offer significant improvements over previous generations with on-demand sizes ranging from eight to thousands of NVIDIA H100 GPUs interconnected by NVIDIA Quantum-2 InfiniBand networking.

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Explore breakthroughs made possible with AI on Azure HPC infrastructure

Whether it’s with powerful remote workstations, clusters with near-infinite scale, big data analytics, or machine learning, industries all over the world are achieving more with Azure HPC.

Roche develops first deep learning approach to somatic mutation detection

Roche Bioinformatics has developed a novel deep learning approach to detecting cancer mutations using Azure HPC infrastructure and workflow services.

Audi accelerates development of autonomous driving solutions

Audi uses Azure HPC, virtual machines, and AI services to simulate autonomous driving scenarios using enormous volumes of data generated by vehicle sensors.

BP boosts safety, increases efficiency, and drives business success

"We chose Azure Machine Learning because it offers a rich, end-to-end AI ecosystem that provides the features we need to bring solutions to market quickly."

Lance Goodship, Enterprise Architect, AI, BP

Munich Re analyzes risks of climate change using machine learning and high-performance VMs

Munich Re has collected natural disaster data for over 40 years, but in the last decade the amount of data has multiplied to 3,000 TB. Using, Azure HPC, Munich Re can now better identify trends in that data to reduce vulnerabilities and losses.

University Health Network bridges the gap between cancer research and treatment

Scientists at UHN are using Azure HPC and AI services to create the first shared database where clinicians around the world will be able to run biopsy results through an algorithm to assist in treating cancer patients.

AccuWeather predicts weather impacts with cloud-based machine learning

"Azure really stands out from other clouds by providing out-of-the-box machine learning capabilities that are powerful yet customizable using R and Python. It's very important to our data scientists to have a cloud platform that plays well with open source."

Rosemary Yeilding Radich, Director, Data Science, AccuWeather

Accelerate scientific discovery with the intelligent cloud and intelligent edge

Perform cutting-edge research faster with intelligent capabilities on a specialized hardware and software stack.

Improving manual QA processes with real-time AI

Scientists work to solve global environmental challenges with Azure HPC

Microsoft researchers develop AI to power autonomous soaring

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"We're working hard to empower every organization with AI so that they can make smarter products and solve some of the world's most pressing problems. By working closely with NVIDIA and harnessing the power of GPU-accelerated systems, we've made Cognitive Toolkit and Microsoft Azure the fastest, most versatile AI platform. AI is now within reach of any business."

Harry Shum, Executive Vice President of AI and Research, Microsoft

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