d459: TensorFlow Research Cloud

TensorFlow Research Cloud (TFRC) – https://www.tensorflow.org/tfrc/

Google is offering 1,000 Cloud TPU devices, each capable of 180 TFLOPS of computation, for free to researchers doing open machine learning research.

TensorFlow Research Cloud

The TensorFlow Research Cloud offers researchers the following benefits:

  • Access to Google’s all-new Cloud TPUs that accelerate both training and inference
  • Up to 180 teraflops of floating-point performance per Cloud TPU
  • 64 GB of ultra-high-bandwidth memory per Cloud TPU
  • Familiar TensorFlow programming interfaces

TFRC blog post: https://research.googleblog.com/2017/05/introducing-tensorflow-research-cloud.html
Cloud TPU blog post: https://blog.google/topics/google-cloud/google-cloud-offer-tpus-machine-learning/
Cloud TPUs page: https://cloud.google.com/tpu/
Signup form to express interest in TFRC, Cloud TPUs, and TPU Pods: https://g.co/tpusignup