Oracle was a 2019 Nittany AI Challenge participating company. They are not a participating company for 2020.
Visit the Platform Access and Training Materials page for information about current participating companies.
Obtaining Access to Oracle Cloud
Access $300 of free credits, good for up to 3,500 hours of Oracle Cloud usage, by completing the form found at https://myservices.us.oraclecloud.com/mycloud/signup. These credits can be used on all eligible Cloud Platform and Infrastructure services for 30 days from the time of signup.
To access training resources, you will also need to sign up for an Oracle Academy Individual Membership (free) at https://academy.oracle.com/en/membership-join-oracle-academy.html.
All interested teams selected at the Idea Phase to move to the Prototype Phase will gain access to the Oracle Cloud Innovation Accelerator, a higher education and research program that grants Oracle Cloud credits to university-affiliated individuals to build prototypes and create products. Benefits of the Oracle Cloud Innovation Accelerator program include:
- $5,000 in credits, good for 1 year from date of activation. The credit amount and duration may be extended at Oracle’s discretion
- Access to over 30 Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) products
- See description of services for application development at https://cloud.oracle.com/en_US/application-development
- See description of services for infrastructure platform, including bare metal and GPU shapes at https://cloud.oracle.com/en_US/cloud-infrastructure
- Full list of available IaaS and PaaS at https://cloud.oracle.com/ucpricing
If interested in the Oracle Cloud Innovation Accelerator program, please contact Brad Zdenek directly at email@example.com.
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To access many of these training resources, you will also need to sign up for an Oracle Academy Individual Membership (free) at https://academy.oracle.com/en/membership-join-oracle-academy.html
- Oracle Learning Library
- Oracle Cloud tutorials in GitHub
- In-database Machine Learning in 7 minutes
- Oracle Academy Virtual Professional Training for Educators – Calendar of Events (Oracle Academy Members only)
- Oracle Academy Learning Resources (Oracle Academy Members only)
Read about the Oracle Advantage, an incentive program ensuring that two teams leveraging Oracle technologies make it through to the final phase of the Challenge.