Solution benefits for Microsoft Big Compute

It's powerful

  • Largest global data center footprint of 40 regions and growing 
  • InfiniBand networking capabilities for high throughput and low latency 
  • NVIDIA GRID licensing included to run GPU-powered applications on virtual machines 
  • Scale up and down efficiently and quickly with Azure Batch 

It’s extensible

  • Scale up and down easily and pay for only what you use
  • Burst from on-premises clusters when you need more capacity, or choose to run simulations entirely in the cloud
  • Shift existing applications, scripts, and tools to the cloud

And it’s flexible

  • Connect from any laptop or device (iOS, Android, Windows)
  • Run workloads on Windows and/or Linux
  • Run simulations on any solver integrated with existing scheduler
  • Experiment and run training jobs on any framework (CNTK, TensorFlow, Caffe, MSNET)


Cloud workstations Cloud rendering HPC simulation and analysis Deep learning and AI training

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