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Petuum develops and operates an artificial intelligence and machine learning solution development platform. The Company’s product enables enterprises to build practical AI/ML deployments for the real world. Its Omni-source, Omni-lingual, and Omni-mount platform supports various hardware platforms, such as data centers, workstations, laptops, mobiles, and embedded devices.
HQPittsburgh, PA, US
Employee Ratings3.2

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)58(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Petuum

Eric Xing

Eric Xing

Founder, Executive Chairman and Chief Scientist
Alex Liang

Alex Liang

Acting Chief Executive Officer
Qirong Ho

Qirong Ho

Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Liz Yi

Liz Yi

Co-Founder, Chief Corporate Development Officer
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Petuum Office Locations

Petuum has offices in Pittsburgh and Sunnyvale
Pittsburgh, PA, US (HQ)
2555 Smallman St #120
Sunnyvale, CA, US
150 Mathilda Pl #650
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Petuum Financials and Metrics

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Petuum total Funding

$108 m

Petuum latest funding size

$93 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Petuum investors

Petuum's latest funding round in October 2017 was reported to be $93 m. In total, Petuum has raised $108 m
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Petuum News and Updates

Petuum Awarded OSDI 2021 Best Paper for Goodput-Optimized Deep Learning Research

PITTSBURGH and SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Petuum's CASL research and engineering team has won this year's OSDI 2021 Best Paper Award. This effort is led by Dr. Aurick Qiao who heads the Composability, Automatic, and Scalable Learning (CASL) research and engineering...

Petuum Partners with Russula to Bring Industrial AI Software to Global Steel Manufacturers

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and PITTSBURGH, June 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Petuum today announced that Russula, a global engineering firm that delivers solutions to the steel industry has entered a strategic partnership with Petuum to develop advanced process control solutions powered by Petuum's...

Petuum Unveils Industrial AI Product for Complex Manufacturing Operations at PI World 2019

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and PITTSBURGH, April 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Petuum today announced the Petuum Industrial AI Autopilot product is being unveiled at PI World San Francisco 2019. The Petuum Industrial AI product enables complex manufacturing operations to achieve higher optima with...

Machine learning infrastructure platform Petuum fetches $93 mln Series B

Pittsburgh-based Petuum Inc, a machine learning infrastructure platform, has secured $93 million in Series B funding. SoftBank led the round with participation from return backer Advantech Capital.

SoftBank leads $93 million investment in Petuum’s AI platform

Petuum, a startup that aims to provide enterprises with the tools they need to deploy machine learning, announced today that it has raised a whopping $93 million series B funding round, led by SoftBank. The funds will be used primarily to hire engineers, salespeople, and marketers, as Petuum works t…

Petuum Blogs

Petuum Community Events in April 2021

nVidia GTC and PyTorch Ecosystem Day are just around the corner, and we’ll be presenting our latest open-source developments and real-world use cases! We have 6 events lined up across 3 venues, covering our latest tools for building Natural Language Processing pipelines, ways to conduct Learning tra…

Cost-effective Hyper-parameter Tuning using NNI and AdaptDL

Acknowledgement:  Microsoft NNI Team Hyper-parameter tuning (HPT) is an essential step in deep learning workflows, allowing teams to push a model’s quality higher by systematically evaluating many different sets of hyper-parameters (each called a “trial”) and picking the best outcome. HPT is appeali…

Introducing AdaptDL, an Open Source resource adaptive deep-learning framework

What is AdaptDL? Petuum is very excited to announce the launch of our newest open source offering, AdaptDL, a resource-adaptive deep learning (DL) training and scheduling framework. The goal of AdaptDL is to make distributed DL easy and efficient in dynamic-resource environments such as shared clust…

Introducing AutoDist

Petuum is excited to announce our latest Open Source project, AutoDist, a distributed deep learning training engine. It provides an easy to use interface to automatically distribute the training of a wide variety of deep learning models across many CPUs and GPUs at scale with very minimal code chang…
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Petuum Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Petuum founded?

    Petuum was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Petuum key executives?

    Petuum's key executives are Eric Xing, Alex Liang and Qirong Ho.

  • How many employees does Petuum have?

    Petuum has 58 employees.

  • Who are Petuum competitors?

    Competitors of Petuum include Dataiku, H2O.ai and Progress Software.

  • Where is Petuum headquarters?

    Petuum headquarters is located at 2555 Smallman St #120, Pittsburgh.

  • Where are Petuum offices?

    Petuum has offices in Pittsburgh and Sunnyvale.

  • How many offices does Petuum have?

    Petuum has 2 offices.