Baidu open-sources Python-driven machine learning framework

Many of the latest machine learning and data science tools purport to be easy to work with compared to previous generations of such frameworks and libraries. Chinese search engine giant Baidu now has an open source project in the same vein: a machine learning system it claims is easier to train and use because it exposes its functions through Python libraries. [ The InfoWorld review roundup: AWS, Microsoft, Databricks, Google, HPE, and IBM machine learning in the cloud. | Get a digest of the day’s top tech stories in the InfoWorld Daily newsletter. ]PaddlePaddle — “Paddle” stands for “PArallel Distributed Deep LEarning” — was developed by Baidu to augment many of its own products with deep learning. Baidu touted PaddlePaddle’s speech transcription in Chinese, either for transcribing broadcasts or as a…


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