# Train compute-intensive models with Azure Machine Learning

Large-scale machine-learning and deep-learning models require ample compute power. Learn when to choose GPU compute, and how different frameworks help you to make optimal use of GPU compute during preprocessing, model training, and deployment.

## Prerequisites

Before starting this learning path, you should be familiar with the Azure Machine Learning service and training compute-intensive machine-learning and deep-learning models.

### Modules in this learning path

Choose GPU compute in Azure Machine Learning when training compute-intensive models. To reduce the time needed to process the data, store your data efficiently and use a data manipulation library compatible with GPU compute.

Train compute-intensive models with GPU compute in Azure Machine Learning. By monitoring workloads, you can find the optimal compute configuration. Distributed training allows you to train on multiple nodes to speed up training time.