Lei Feng network AI study club press, in "Sasahara plan 2018" cumBaidu AI developer actual combat camp second quarter Beijing Railway StationIn the past, Baidu released three major news: Open the EasyDL platform, publish the "deep learning engineer evaluation standard", face recognition interface for SMEs and developers will be permanently free, for the AI developers to bring a lot of benefits.
On May 11th, Baidu AI developer's actual combat camp entered Shenzhen in the second quarter of the year and focused on “free”, further opening up AI capabilities, significantly reducing the threshold for AI transformation for developers and partners, and fully opening offline recognition capabilities for face recognition. Flexible combination of selection to ensure business security.
“Baidu AI developers started the first quarter of the actual operation camp in Shenzhen. They explained Baidu's more than 80 AI opening capabilities and announced the plan for the “Okahara Plan”. Seven months later, we returned to Shenzhen to bring more than 100 AI open capabilities. It will also show the cooperation results of more partners and Baidu AI and help everyone to better enjoy Baidu AI.” Yu Youping, general manager of Baidu's AI Technology Ecology Department, introduced that Baidu's AI open platform has access to more than 500,000 developers and partners. Baidu Ebara planned to empower more than 20 industries, and a total of 45 companies entered the Baidu AI accelerator.
Semantic technology is permanently free across the board
Since last year, Baidu has announced a face recognition interface and a full range of voice interface free policies. This time, the company announced that Semantic Technology is permanently free. At this point, Baidu has released the most commonly used AI technology from perception to cognition, providing developers and partners with full-stack free AI capabilities. Yu Youping said that Baidu aims to create the most open, most equal, and most intimate AI technology ecology, and hopes that free AI technology and capabilities can better help developers, entrepreneurs, and companies succeed.
Yu Youping introduced that the natural language processing basic technology serial interface, the user's default for each interface has 5 QPS, if you need a higher QPS resources, developers can apply on-demand, after the audit can continue to be free to call, up to each interface 100 QPS.
For understanding and interaction technology UNIT, users can enjoy 3 Bots (accounts) free of charge, and each Bot has 40 QPS permanent free quotas. If there are special requirements, users can apply on Baidu AI Open Platform official website. Professional customer service will provide 1 Support services for 1. It is reported that this is the largest free-to-use semantic technology capability in the industry.
Bai Yun, head of Baidu's Natural Language Processing Division and Baidu UNIT's Technical Lead, said that Baidu's UNIT has been upgraded to 2.0, training efficiency has improved dramatically, from a few minutes to just 30 seconds. At the same time, UNIT's empowered intelligent dialogue system has been launched. Smart customer service, smart homes, robots and many other fields change people's lives.
Face recognition offline capability fully open
In addition, Baidu announced the full opening of face recognition offline capabilities, providing support for multi-platform, flexible, easy-to-use face offline SDK to meet the specific needs of the developer's business in the absence of network, the need for data confidentiality.
Wu Yanyu, senior product manager of Baidu's AI Technology Ecology Department, introduced that Baidu Face Offline SDK includes three functions: face capture, live detection, and offline recognition. All capabilities require only one SDK, and various types of hardware terminals can quickly integrate face recognition capabilities. Complete the smart upgrade. It is reported that Baidu Face Offline SDK implements ladder pricing according to the device authorization activation code. The minimum is only 199 yuan/set, which breaks through the industry's package purchase or hardware sales model.
Empowering "No Cap": Embracing Baidu Equals Embracing AI
It is reported that Baidu opened an in-depth learning open class on May 18th. The in-depth learning experts will deeply interpret the features, models, and application cases of PaddlePaddle, creating a fast-track path for AI engineers and senior developers wishing to enter the AI field.
PaddlePaddle product manager Wang Guan said that the PaddlePaddle training camp is based on the Baidu open source deep learning framework PaddlePaddle and Baidu open AI technology, designed to allow developers to learn deep learning has a way to find, and make the enterprise transformation AI become a source of water. Whether it is a developer or an AI technology provider or demander, anyone who needs deep learning can find the most suitable way to embrace AI at the PaddlePaddle training camp.
Baidu PaddlePaddle Head of Open Source Platform Wang YiIn an interview with Lei Feng Network AI Learning Institute, Baidu PaddlePaddle platform has lower operating costs and is more concise and easy to use. In terms of openness, PaddlePaddle is unprecedented, not only to open-source high-performance distributed frameworks, but also to A large number of models have also been opened to help corporate and individual developers in terms of technology, marketing, and customer resources.