However, if 2018 is regarded as the first year of the global cloud AI chip, then in the past two years, the main tone of the market may not be competition and confrontation, but application popularization and growth. In June this year, at the 2020 Alibaba Cloud Online Summit, Alibaba Cloud released products such as the seventh-generation high-frequency cloud server ECS and Hanguang 800 cloud server, which marked the official large-scale commercialization of Alibaba Cloud's self-developed Hanguang chips. .
Recently, Baidu Chief Technology Officer Wang Haifeng revealed that Baidu Kunlun has achieved mass production and application deployment of "Kunlun 1", with a mass production of about 20,000 pieces. And Baidu "Kunlun 2" is expected to be mass-produced in the first half of 2021, and its performance will be three times higher than that of "Kunlun 1". Over the past two years, Baidu Kunlun has tripled its performance. It is a pity that the present text message service peaceful coexistence is not destined to last for a long time . As the cloud AI chip market further matures,
the pie becomes big enough. The contradiction between Internet giants and traditional chip giants, and the competition between Internet giants will be more intensified. If you broaden your horizons, you can even see that the confrontation and competition between Chinese and American Internet giants in the field of cloud AI chips has quietly started. This article was originally published by Dark Brain on Everyone is a Product Manager. Reproduction is prohibited without permission The title image is from Unsplash, based on the CC0 protocol