Microsoft Open Sources Deep Learning, AI Toolkit On GitHub

Previously available to academic researchers, Microsoft’s Computational Network Toolkit (CNTK) now has a friendlier open source license. 8 Ways To Monetize Data (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) On Monday Microsoft joined its peers, including Google, Facebook, and Yahoo, in offering a deep learning framework to support artificial intelligence applications. The company released its Computational Network Toolkit (CNTK) as an open source project on GitHub, thus providing computer scientists and developers with another option for building the deep learning networks that power capabilities like speech and image recognition. CNTK has been available to academic researchers since last April under a more restrictive license. There are already several dozen deep learning toolkits and modules available. But the pace at which this technology is appearing has quickened. According to artist and…


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