Use BigDL on HDInsight Spark for Distributed Deep Learning

Source: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/use-bigdl-on-hdinsight-spark-for-distributed-deep-learning/ Author: Xiaoyong Zhu Deep learning is impacting everything from healthcare, transportation, manufacturing, and more. Companies are turning to deep learning to solve hard problems like image classification, speech recognition, object recognition, and machine translation. In this blog post, Intel’s BigDL

Cloud-Scale Text Classification With Convolutional Neural Networks On Microsoft Azure

Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/machinelearning/2017/02/13/cloud-scale-text-classification-with-convolutional-neural-networks-on-microsoft-azure/   This post is by Miguel Fierro, Ilia Karmanov, Thomas Delteil, Andreas Argyriou, and Max Kaznady, all Data Scientists at Microsoft. Natural Language Processing (NLP) is one of the fields in which deep learning has made significant progress.

Quick-Start Guide To The Data Science Bowl Lung Cancer Detection Challenge, Using Deep Learning, Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit And Azure GPU VMs

Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/machinelearning/2017/02/17/quick-start-guide-to-the-data-science-bowl-lung-cancer-detection-challenge-using-deep-learning-microsoft-cognitive-toolkit-and-azure-gpu-vms/   This post is by Miguel Fierro, Data Scientist, Ye Xing, Senior Data Scientist, and Tao Wu, Principal Data Scientist Manager, all at Microsoft. Since its launch in mid-January, THE DATA SCIENCE BOWL LUNG CANCER DETECTION COMPETITION has

Home Appliances, Vending Machines – Even Cruise Ships – Get an Infusion of Cortana Intelligence & Machine Learning

Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/machinelearning/2017/02/01/home-appliances-vending-machines-even-cruise-ships-get-an-infusion-of-cortana-intelligence/   A quick overview of recent customer case studies involving the application of Microsoft’s AI, Big Data & Machine Learning offerings. Carnival Maritime Predicts Water Consumption on Cruise Ships The Costa Group’s fleet of 26 cruise ships sail

Azure ML adds support for multiple R & Python Versions, Including Microsoft R Open & Python 3

Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/machinelearning/2016/07/19/azure-ml-now-supports-multiple-r-python-versions-including-microsoft-r-open-python-3/ This post is authored by Roope Astala, Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. We are thrilled to announce the support for multiple versions of R and Python in Azure ML. As a data scientist building new models in R or