Welcome to LightOn Cloud Registration and FAQ

1. Sign-up

As per our press release, we are opening our registration for those researchers and data scientists interested in trying out our technology on our cloud. The sign-up page is here.

 

2. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)  (ask us questions at lighton.cloud.question@lighton.io )

Q: The press release says PyTorch and Scikit-learn support. Does this mean general support?

A: Our API is  based, so it can work with  as any numpy based package.

Q: Is it going to be as easy as changing from CPU to GPU?

A: LightOn Cloud will feature a VM where customers will have access to a CPU, a GPU and LightOn’s OPU. A simple function call will allow computation to be performed on LightOn OPU.

Q: How is the IP treated for algorithms running on your systems ? 

A: Any algorithm running on LightOn Cloud is the property of the user. LightOn makes no claim whatsoever on the IP generated by users while using LightOn Cloud.

Q: Do you have a documentation of your API somewhere ?

A: Yes, we do. It is here.

Q: What sort of computation can be performed using the OPU ?

A: Examples and papers using LightOn’s OPU are listed in the Deeper Insight section of « Our Technology ».