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Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 08:00 - 19:00 UTC+08:00
Resorts World Convention Centre Aquarius 1, Level 1, Resorts World Convention Centre, Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269, Singapore, South East, Singapore
Alibaba Hackathon @ Singapore
As the scale of modern data centers grows, utilization improvement has game-changing impact on cost and environmental sustainability.
Join the challenge to develop an algorithm to solve scheduling problems and win a USD 34,000 prize pool!
Bring your CV and get fast-tracked in Alibaba Group's recruitment process!
Are you ready for the challenge?
Alibaba Group invites you to a 1-day hackathon to:
•put your algorithm capabilities into practice
• access exclusive Alibaba Group datasets
• collaborate and learn from Alibaba Group data scientists and fellow hackathon participants through team-work and sharing sessions
• win a USD 1,000 Hackathon cash prize pool onsite
• qualify for the semi-final round of the online ‘Alibaba Global Scheduling Algorithm Competition’ to win USD 33,000 in cash prizes
• Attend the Alibaba Cloud Summit to experience industry leader keynote speeches
About the Challenge
The hackathon is open to all engineers, scholars, students, and enthusiasts globally to develop and study efficient algorithms to solve scheduling problems in data center resource management. As the scale of modern data centers grows, even a 1% of resource utilization improvement would lead to significant overall cost savings. At the same time, this resource utilization optimization drives power saving hence reducing carbon footprint and benefiting society.
Get a head-start by participating in the online Alibaba Global Scheduling Algorithm Competition.
*Only accessible to groups that attend this hackathon.
All sessions are ‘walk-in’ sessions and optional.
Food & beverages will be available throughout the day.
All you need is to bring your own laptop and have fun!
Tianchi, powered by Alibaba Cloud, is the leading global hackathon-like competition platform connecting the best software developers and data scientists with businesses and governments globally to solve the toughest business problems across industries. Find more competitions at Tianchi.com.
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