A team from Forbmax Solutions visited SPCAI on 11 August 2021 and discussed the various aspects of high-performance computing (HPC), including tools and techniques for the deployment of open source applications and services on such platforms and different deployment standards. Forbmax team also shared their experience of providing HPC-related services in Pakistan and other countries. Some other key points were also discussed as a part of the meeting agenda, which include:
Current AI and HPC telemetry and dynamics for PAF-IAST
Discussion on current AI and HPC market in Pakistan by industry verticals
Go-to-Market strategy for HPC, including a marketing plan
Cloud readiness for HPC applications
SPCAI faculty exchanged healthy discussions with the Forbmax team regarding the HPC and its significance in AI-related applications. Forbmax agreed to provide HPC-related consultancy services and training to the SPCAI team. The meeting ended by emphasizing the need to establish a formal agreement between SPCAI and Forbmax for future collaborations.