Amazon Deepracer League Event is Hosted by NETSOL Cloud Services for the First Time
LAHORE: NETSOL Cloud Services, a leading cloud services provider in Pakistan, is proud to announce that it has successfully hosted the AWS DeepRacer League in Pakistan for the first time.
Over 600 engineers of all skill levels participated in the league, creating over 1,600 models on the console and training for 5,831 hours.
The physical race, which was held on February 25, 2023, saw the top 10 teams compete for the winning spots in a 5-hour race. The individual or team with the fastest lap time won the race.
The winner of the league in Pakistan will win the coveted trip to “AWS re:Invent” held in Las Vegas for a chance to compete for the AWS DeepRacer League Championship Cup, and a shot at the $20,000 championship prize purse.
The AWS DeepRacer League provides engineers with hands-on experience in machine learning, artificial intelligence, and reinforcement learning, allowing them to put their skills to the test in an autonomous car racing environment.
By hosting the event, NETSOL Cloud Services has established itself as the leading AWS provider in Pakistan and invested in the future of the country’s engineers’ skill sets.
“We had recently announced our Tier Partnership with Amazon Web Services (AWS), the leading cloud platform globally which provides the broadest set of cloud services available across the world,” said Salim Ghauri, CEO of NETSOL Technologies Pakistan.
“We are extremely pleased that NETSOL was the pioneer company to sponsor and bring the AWS DeepRacer event to Pakistan.
The AWS DeepRacer event allowed teams to swiftly initiate machine learning and artificial intelligence “models”, and expand their skillsets on cutting-edge technologies under AWS experts.”
The success of the AWS DeepRacer League in Pakistan marks another milestone for NETSOL Cloud Services, a company dedicated to providing innovative solutions and investing in the growth of the technology industry in the country.
The company offers a highly scalable AWS infrastructure that allows businesses to quickly and easily scale up or down as needed, based on changes in demand or traffic.
NETSOL Cloud Services is committed to providing businesses in Pakistan and the APAC region with innovative cloud solutions that drive growth and success.
By hosting the AWS DeepRacer League, the company has demonstrated its dedication to investing in the future of the local technology ecosystem and helping engineers develop new skills that are essential in today’s rapidly changing business landscape.
“NETSOL is excited to host the AWS DeepRacer League in Pakistan and invest in the future of our engineers’ skillsets and provide them an avenue to experience the Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning,” said Furrukh Sohail, Head of Cloud Services at NETSOL.
“We are deeply grateful to our AWS experts Danny Ong, Marcella Tang, Talha Ghauri, and Phone Myint Kyaw, who were the lead trainers on this project and made it all possible.”-Press Release