Lyon, France — October 28, 2020: iExec joins the NVIDIA Inception program. The Inception program is designed to nurture startups revolutionizing industries with advancements in AI and data sciences.
iExec has developed a decentralized marketplace for computing resources, transforming cloud computing into a commodity. iExec offers a dynamic market network made up of multiple providers of cloud and edge resources. Individuals and enterprises can monetize and trade their applications, datasets and instances of computing power. The project recently released ‘iExec V5’, with GPU integration in their marketplace. On-demand access to GPU computing power allows users to accelerate workloads and enable new business applications. This is specifically required in fields such as AI or deep learning, that have extremely heavy computing requirements.
The NVIDIA Inception program provides iExec with access to the most advanced expertise and knowledge on GPU computing.
“We are excited to join the NVIDIA Inception program to connect with innovative companies in emerging sectors using AI and Edge Computing, and to share experience and knowledge with experts and innovators on NVIDIA technologies” — Eric Rodriguez, Solutions Engineer at iExec
NVIDIA’s Inception program is a virtual accelerator that helps startups during critical stages of product development, prototyping, and deployment. Every Inception member gets a custom set of ongoing benefits, from NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute (DLI) credits, marketing support, and hardware technology discounts enabling early-stage startups with fundamental tools to help them grow.
iExec has developed the first decentralized marketplace for cloud computing resources. Blockchain is used to organize a market network where users can monetize their computing power, applications, and datasets. By providing on-demand access to cloud computing resources, iExec supports compute-intensive applications in fields such as AI, big data, healthcare, rendering, or FinTech. Other iExec collaborators include Alibaba Cloud, IBM, Genesis Cloud, EDF electrical utility company, Enterprise Ethereum Alliance and Ubisoft.
iExec Contact: Eric Rodriguez