DDN A³I – AI Storage Solutions
SHARED PARALLEL DATA STORAGE
THAT MAKES YOUR AI THINK FAST
DDN A³I storage solutions are fully-optimized to accelerate machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) applications, streamlining deep learning (DL) workflows for greater productivity. Working with industry leaders like NVIDIA and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), A³I artificial intelligence storage solutions harness the knowledge from customer-proven deployments to make AI-powered innovation easy. A³I is a turnkey, AI data storage infrastructure for rapid deployment, featuring faster performance, effortless scale, and simplified operations through deeper integration—all backed by the data-at-scale experts.
DDN Leads AI At-Scale
Around the world and in every industry, DDN empowers thousands of customers to accelerate their business using artificial intelligence and deep learning.
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AI Integration Made Easy with NVIDIA and HPE AI Solutions
DDN A³I solutions are optimized for achieving maximum GPU productivity.
A³I artificial intelligence storage solutions are packaged for easy deployment and management. The DDN A³I Solutions Guide provides detailed technical information, including scalable reference architectures designed and validated by DDN in close collaboration with NVIDIA and HPE.
THE SUPERPOD ACCELERATOR
DDN A³I solutions are optimally designed to complement NVIDIA DGX SuperPOD installations. Designed to deploy in hours instead of weeks, systems like the AI400X supply the scalable performance needed with minimal complexity and management overhead.
Faster AI Performance
DDN A³I solutions are fully-optimized to deliver massive performance acceleration to applications. The DDN shared parallel architecture fully saturates GPUs and ensures all efforts go towards productive AI use.
DDN A³I solutions enable all phases of deep learning concurrently and continuously from a shared unified namespace. This makes it easy to collect and access large amounts of data from a variety of sources, and rapidly iterate through training, validation, inference and simulation.
DDN A³I scales seamlessly in capacity, performance and capability to match evolving workflow needs. Configurations can start small and expand in multiple dimensions to achieve optimal technical and economic benefits.
DDN enables the world’s largest deep learning programs with systems that provide over 200PB of capacity, 50M IOPS, and 1.4TB/s.
DEEP LEARNING ACCELERATOR
DDN A³I solutions enable widely-used DL frameworks to run much faster, better, and more reliably on GPUs. DDN has engaged extensive performance and interoperability testing programs in close collaboration with expert technology partners and customers.
AUGMENTED DATA DISCOVERY
DDN A³I solutions are unified data platforms for collection, curation and analysis that produce actionable insights. With smart data discovery, organizations can rapidly identify and capitalize on new opportunities.
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DDN A³I with NVIDIA DGX-1 Overview
DDN A³I with NVIDIA DGX-1 Use Cases
DDN A³I with NVIDIA DGX-1 Benchmarks
Effortless AI/DL Deployment and Growth with DDN and NVIDIA
FULLY-OPTIMIZED AND INTEGRATED
DDN A³I solutions are designed to provide extreme amounts of performance and capacity backed by jointly engineered, validated architectures. Every layer of hardware and software is optimized to ensure data delivery and storage is fast, responsive, and reliable.
FROM THE AT-SCALE EXPERTS
DDN A³I Solutions enable organizations to accelerate their business with AI and DL. As the market leader for over 20 years, DDN has successfully deployed data-at-scale solutions for thousands of customers, all around the world.
DDN AI Parallel File Storage Appliances
The DDN AI200X is an all-NVME flash appliance optimized for mixed and most demanding IO workloads. Dual active controllers provide up to 24GB/s and 1.5M IOPS to clients via four EDR/HDR100 IB or 100GbE ports. The DDN AI200X is an ideal companion for single GPU compute appliance deployments, and scales seamlessly to match any capacity and performance requirements.
The AI200X starts in 4 configurations: 32TB, 64TB, 128TB, 256TB.
The DDN AI400X is an all-NVME flash appliance that delivers fastest performance for AI workflows at all scale. Dual active controllers provide up to 48GB/s and 3M IOPS to clients via eight EDR/HDR100 IB or 100GbE ports. The DDN AI400X enables you to run workloads against all data anywhere and accelerating your most demanding workflows and applications.
The AI400X starts in 4 configurations: 32TB, 64TB, 128TB, 256TB.
The DDN AI7990X is a hybrid storage appliance for ultimate flexibility that allows intermix of performance flash and large capacity disk in a high-density system. Dual active controllers in the AI7990X appliance provide up to 24GB/s and 800K IOPS to clients via four EDR/HDR100 IB or 100GbE ports.
The AI7990X starts in 3 configurations: 1PB, 2PB, 4PB