For us, as a startup, shorter training times give us the ability to experiment more with new datasets, new architectures and new approaches. This allows us to iterate faster, and bring products to market quicker. It’s all part of being a startup!
First of all, Y axis on the second chart should be labeled ‘runs before solve’ instead of ‘steps before solve’.
Solving is defined as scoring an average of 195 over last 100 runs and the last chart shows how long did it take to reach the solving state.