FAQ

What is Cortex?

Cortex is an open-source platform for building, deploying, and managing machine learning systems in production.

Who is Cortex for?

Developers who want to build machine learning powered web services.

Who is maintaining Cortex?

Cortex Labs.

Which cloud providers are supported?

Cortex currently only runs on AWS. Our goal is to support all the major cloud platforms, but we are starting with AWS.

Which machine learning frameworks are supported?

We are focusing on TensorFlow for now, but we aim to support all popular machine learning frameworks.

Why do I need a Kubernetes cluster?

Cortex is built on top of Kubernetes to limit cloud provider lock-in.

Can I use Cortex with my existing codebase?

Yes you can. Your custom packages will be installed and made available for use in the Cortex pipeline.