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June 2016

Accelerating Deep Learning

It delivers unprecedented levels of computing power to drive next-generation AI applications, allowing researchers to dramatically reduce the time to train larger, more sophisticated deep neural networks reducing time to market. Earlier this year, Nvidia debuted their DGX-1 , the world's first supercomputer in a box designed specifically for deep…
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sparklyr — R interface for Apache Spark

The returned Spark connection ( sc ) provides a remote dplyr data source to the Spark cluster. Connect to Spark from R - the sparklyr package provides a complete dplyr backend. You can connect to both local instances of Spark as well as…

What is Artificial Intelligence?

Why AIs can easily solve problems that humans find challenging, but not problems that humans find easy The meaning of "general intelligence" when applied to AIs In the O'Reilly report, you'll examine the state of AI today and where we…

[video] Cloud Transformation

Cloud Expo ® , Big Data Expo ® and @ThingsExpo ® are registered trademarks of Cloud Expo, Inc., a SYS-CON Events company. Complying with specifications only in an informal sense, these sensors are sending Terabytes of data to the cloud.…

Linked Data

Linked Data is about using the Web to connect related data that wasnt previously linked, or using the Web to lower the barriers to linking data currently linked using other methods. More specifically, Wikipedia defines Linked Data as "a…

Who Knew Cloud Storage Was ‘Cool?’

Microsoftâ s new â Coolâ storage offering has provided me with more information for customers and partners. The Commvault Education Advantage product training portal enables Commvault customers and partners to educate themselves on the use…