OPC UA: The Honeywell/Emerson Connection

摘要:When I asked Kominek about this extension beyond the process industries—the usual market for Honeywell—he said: “Honeywell is focusing on software, which means we’re not just targeting the process industries.” He explained the IIoT angle of Matrikon OPC UA SDK as being directed toward end users …

Senior Process Controls Network Specialist

摘要:SPECIAL SKILLS · Requires high level of understanding of computer systems, computer networks and network security. · Knowledge of applicable ISA (International Society of Automation) standards on Industrial Control Systems Security. · Knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Windows Server at systems …

Smart manufacturing must embrace big data

摘要:Energy and health care Accomplishing all this requires intellectual effort, money and better collaboration between industry, academia and government. In the past five years, several regional initiatives for smart manufacturing have been set up. But their goals are mainly directed by industry, an…

Microsoft Touts ‘Digital Transformation’ with Azure and IoT Customer …

摘要:At this week’s Digital Experience event in New York, Microsoft touted over a dozen customers that are piloting or implementing its wares, such as Bank of America, Hershey, Fruit of the Loom, Geico, Maersk and UBS — all of which are using some of the latest Azure-based technologies. &…

IoT Time: M2M/Internet of Things weekly update

摘要:US cable giant Comcast has stepped up its support for the LoRaWAN low power wide area (LPWA) IoT networking standard, having become a LoRa Alliance sponsor member, taking a seat on the organisation’s board (alongside Semtech, IBM, Cisco and Orange Group), and hosting a LoRa Alliance event in Phi…

BrickerBot is a vigilante worm that destroys insecure IoT devices

摘要:A hacker called The Janitor has created multiple versions of a program called BrickerBot, a system that searches out and bricks insecure IoT devices. A researcher named Pascal Geenens has followed the worm for a few weeks and has seen it pop up and essentially destroy infected webcams and other …

The Financial World Wants to Open AI’s Black Boxes

摘要:Now these techniques are poised to upend countless other industries, including the world of finance. But progress may be stymied by a significant problem: it’s often impossible to explain how these “deep learning” algorithms reach a decision (see “The Dark Secret at the Heart of AI”).Adam Wenche…

From Mainframes to Deep Learning Clusters: IBM’s Speech Journey

摘要:In his 36 years at IBM focusing on speech and language algorithms, Michael Picheny, senior manager for IBM’s Watson Multimodal division (an area that focuses on language and image recognition, among other areas), much has changed for both code and the systems required to push speech recognition….

Deep-learning tools surpass humans in analyzing images

摘要:Thanks to the “patience” of computers and deep learning techniques, Thorsnes said, his team’s algorithms have already surpassed human levels of image recognition.  “After all,” he said, “computers never get tired of looking at near-identical images and may be capable of noticing even the tiniest…

AI and Deep Learning Come to Wall Street

摘要:There’s no denying that HPC has become essential to survival in the financial services industry. As data growth continues to bring new challenges and increased complexity to the financial services industry, HPC solutions are offering unprecedented levels of speed and efficiency, as well as whole…

Deep Learning: Accelerating Single-cell Genomics

摘要:If we want to really understand how life works, we need to decipher both the genome – the set of instructions repeated in every cell – and the epigenome, the part that varies wildly between cells,” explains Oliver Stegle group leader at EMBL-EBI.To better understand how DNA sequences relate to b…

Deep Learning Technologies Breaking Through to the Enterprise

摘要:Deep learning was previously a technology that seemed straight from the plot of the latest blockbuster, yet these days it’s no longer fiction and is proliferating across real-life applications. Deep learning, which falls under the umbrella of technologies known as artificial intelligence (AI), t…

ORNL Studies Quantum, HPC, and Neuromorphic Computing for …

摘要:The work is presented in a paper (A Study of Complex Deep Learning Networks on High Performance, Neuromorphic, and Quantum Computers), posted on arxiv.org and also summarized in a short article (Computing – Quantum deep) on the ORNL web site. “[We] evaluate deep learning models using three diffe…

NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Deep Learning Platform Available as …

摘要:“Our partnership with NVIDIA has long provided Baidu with a competitive advantage,” said Shiming Yin, vice president and general manager of Baidu Cloud Computing. “Baidu Cloud Service powered by NVIDIA’s deep learning software and Pascal GPUs will help our customers accelerate their deep learnin…

Amazon Opens Alexa’s Deep Learning and Voice Recognition …

摘要:“There’s massive acceleration happening here,” said Vogels, speaking to Reuters at the company’s cloud-computing summit in San Francisco. “The cool thing about having this running as a service in the cloud instead of in your own data center or on your own desktop is…

Deep learning tells giraffes from gazelles in the Serengeti

摘要:Using a database of 3.2 million photos taken by hidden camera traps in the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania, Jeff Clune at the University of Wyoming in Laramie and his colleagues trained the deep-learning system to distinguish between 48 animal species, such as elephants, giraffes and gazelle…

Using Deep Learning Technologies IBM Reaches a New Milestone …

摘要:The research project includes applying deep learning technologies and incorporating acoustic models. The speech recognition model used Long Short Term Memory (LSTM) and WaveNet language models with a score fusion of three acoustic models. The acoustic models included a LSTM with multiple feature…

Understanding the limits of deep learning

摘要:Yann LeCun, inventor of convolutional neural networks (CNNs) and director of AI research at Facebook, proposes “energy-based models” as a method of overcoming limits in deep learning. Typically, a neural network is trained to produce a single output, such as an image label or sentence translatio…

Escher Erases Batching Lines for Efficient FPGA Deep Learning

摘要:While batching makes logical sense, and so too does exploiting the parallelism and power efficiency of an FPGA, it is not so simple, explains Dr. Peter Milder of Stony Brook University. He and his team have developed an FPGA based architecture, called Escher, to tackle convolutional neural netwo…

Researchers use deep learning to create an algorithm to detect a …

摘要:Ophthalmologists typically diagnose the presence and severity of diabetic retinopathy by direct examination of the back of the eye and by evaluation of color photographs of the fundus, the interior lining of the eye. Given the large number of diabetes patients globally, this process is expensive…

Wave Computing and Sonics to Present on Deep Learning …

摘要: “Overcoming the Memory System Challenge in Dataflow Processing” San Jose, Calif. – April 25, 2017 – Sonics, Inc., the world’s foremost supplier of on-chip network (NoC) and power management technologies and services, and Wave Computing (http://wavecomp.ai/) today announced that the companies wi…

New system detects hate speech in Tweets via Deep Learning

摘要:A new method of detecting elements of hatred in tweets has been devised. IIIT-Hyderabad’s Informational and Retrieval Extraction Lab (IREL) has looked into this problem and come up with an automated system that uses Artificial Intelligence chatterbots to detect the presence of hate speech in twe…

New AI Chips to Give GPUs a Run for Deep Learning Money

摘要:While Big Blue pushes a combination of its RISC Power chips and NVidia GPUs in its Minsky AI server, its research arm is exploring other chip architectures. Most recently, the company’s Almaden Lab has discussed the capabilities of its “brain-inspired” TrueNorth chip, which features 1 million ne…

Fujitsu Unveils Circuit Design that Optimizes Deep Learning …

摘要:The reference to the 32-bit compute unit is in reference to the standard width of floating point data used for deep learning training. By reducing the data used in these computations to 16 bits, or even 8 bits, the number of calculations per watt can be increased dramatically. In addition, Fujit…

Tesla Has An Army Of Kuka Robots Waiting To Be Installed On …

摘要:Tesla owners who have toured the factory recently were asked not to take photos inside, but one person, who uses the name Engle on the Tesla Motors Club forum, posted this comment: “You can’t take photographs, but I can tell everyone that there is an enormous area of the factory where the Model …