Microsoft Sets New Speech Recognition Record

Features, Research, Cloud, cuDNN, Higher Education/Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Speech & Audio Processing, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 21 2017

Researchers at Microsoft announced they reached a 5.1% error rate which is a new milestone in reaching human parity for recognizing words in a conversation as well as professional human transcribers.

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Scaling Keras Model Training to Multiple GPUs

Research, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 17 2017

Keras is a powerful deep learning meta-framework which sits on top of existing frameworks such as TensorFlow and Theano. Keras is highly productive for developers; it often requires 50% less code to define a model than native APIs of deep learning fr

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Pro Tip: Linking OpenGL for Server-Side Rendering

Pro Tip, In-situ, OpenGL, Server-side, Visualization

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 16 2017

Visualization is a great tool for understanding large amounts of data, but transferring the data from an HPC system or from the cloud to a local workstation for analysis can be a painful experience.

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Swinburne’s New GPU-Accelerated Supercomputer to Study Gravity

Research, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Cluster/Supercomputing, Higher Education/Academia, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 16 2017

Melbourne’s Swinburne University of Technology announced plans of a new supercomputer that will be used to power research into astrophysics and gravitational waves, with the university seeking to further prove the science behind Einstein’s theory of

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Scaling Keras Model Training to Multiple GPUs

Features, Deep Learning, Keras, MxNet

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 16 2017

Keras is a powerful deep learning meta-framework which sits on top of existing frameworks such as TensorFlow and Theano. Keras is highly productive for developers; it often requires 50% less code to define a model than native APIs of deep learning

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