Microsoft releases CNTK, its open source deep learning toolkit

Redmond, Washington – Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced it has uploaded its Computational Network Toolkit (CNTK) from CodePlex to the acclaimed open-source host GitHub. The move will make the toolkit, which the company claims is “more efficient” than other solutions used to create deep learning models, more accessible to developers. CNTK was launched in CodePlex last April with restrictions by an academic license, meaning that the open-source deep-learning toolkit was virtually unused beyond scholarly use. Now that it is uploaded on GitHub, more developers will be able to join the mix. Microsoft releases CNTK, its open source deep learning toolkit, on GitHub. Credit: Microsoft “It is our hope that the community will take advantage of CNTK to share ideas more quickly through the exchange of open source working code,” Microsoft’s upload…


Link to Full Article: Microsoft releases CNTK, its open source deep learning toolkit