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Gil Bloch
Gil Bloch
Mellanox Technologies
Principal Architect

Gil Bloch is an HPC and AI specialist with broad experience in fast interconnect technologies for clusters, datacenters and cloud computing. His current responsibilities include in-network computing for HPC and machine learning. Before working on in-network computing, Gil had multiple engineering and architecture positions including network adapters and switches ASIC design and architecture, RDMA offload ASIC and open source networking software for high performance computing. Gil is an author/co-author of multiple patents in the area of computer networks and network adapters. Gil holds a BSc degree in Electrical Engineering from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.

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Hall H
Thursday - October 18, 2018
03:00 PM
03:25 PM

Accelerating Deep Learning Applications (Presented by Mellanox Technologies)
Come join us and learn how to build a data-centric GPC cluster for artificial intelligence. Mellanox is a leader in hig-performance, scalable, low-latency network interconnects for bot InfiniBand and Eternet. We will briefly present the state of the art techiques for distributed machine learning and what special requirements they impose on the system,

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