Forseti intelligent agents: an open-source anomaly detection module

Among security professionals, one way to identify a breach or spurious entity is to detect anomalies and abnormalities in customer’ usage trend. At Google, we use Forseti,a community-driven collection of open-source tools to improve the security of Google Cloud Platform (GCP) environments. Recently, we launched the “Forseti Intelligent Agents” initiative to identify anomalies,  enable systems … Read moreForseti intelligent agents: an open-source anomaly detection module

Topping the tower: the Obstacle Tower Challenge AI Contest with Unity and Google Cloud

Ever since Marvin Minsky and several collaborators coined the term “artificial intelligence” in 1956, games have served as both a training ground and a benchmark for AI research. At the same time, in many cultures around the world, the ability to play certain games such as chess or Go has long been considered one of … Read moreTopping the tower: the Obstacle Tower Challenge AI Contest with Unity and Google Cloud

Sunny spells: How SunPower puts solar on your roof with AI Platform

Editor’s Note: Today’s post comes from Nour Daouk, Product Manager at SunPower. She describes how SunPower uses AI Platform to provide users with useful models and proposals of solar panel layouts for their home, with only a street address for user input. Have you ever wondered what solar panels would look like on your roof? … Read moreSunny spells: How SunPower puts solar on your roof with AI Platform

Google’s scalable supercomputers for machine learning, Cloud TPU Pods, are now publicly available in beta

To accelerate the largest-scale machine learning (ML) applications deployed today and enable rapid development of the ML applications of tomorrow, Google created custom silicon chips called Tensor Processing Units (TPUs). When assembled into multi-rack ML supercomputers called Cloud TPU Pods, these TPUs can complete ML workloads in minutes or hours that previously took days or … Read moreGoogle’s scalable supercomputers for machine learning, Cloud TPU Pods, are now publicly available in beta