Facebook is following Google by giving away its state-of-the-art AI hardware

By Saqib Shah | Digital Trends – Facebook is the latest in a line of tech giants that are giving away the designs of their computers servers dedicated to AI. Built with the aid of Nvidia, the social network’s state-of-the-art server, codenamed Big Sur, can run the latest AI algorithms, and comes wielding a huge number of GPUs — built with the aid of Nvidia. At Facebook, the “deep learning” technology helps identify faces in user photos, curates the news feed, and even powers parts of the company’s upcoming “M” personal assistant, reports Wired. But why are the likes of Google, Microsoft, and now Facebook so keen for the tech industry to get their hands on their hardware? It’s mainly due to the fact that all three companies currently don’t have the manpower…


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