Facebook Open Sources “Big Sur” Machine Learning Framework

by Sam Dean – Dec. 11, 2015Comments (0)Artificial intelligence and machine learning are going through a mini-renaissance right now, and some of the biggest tech companies are helping to drive the trend. Recently, I covered Google’s decistion to open source a program called TensorFlow. It’s based on the same internal toolset that Google has spent years developing to support its AI software and other predictive and analytics programs. And, we reported on how H2O.ai, formerly known as Oxdata, has announced a new funding round that it is getting to the tune of $20 million. The money will go toward advancing its machine learning toolset. Now, Facebook is open sourcing its machine learning system designed for artificial intelligence (AI) computing at a large scale. It’s based on Nvidia hardware. Facebook’s Kevin Lee…


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