TensorFlow on Azure: Enabling Blob Storage via Alluxio

Many customers Cloud AI Ecosystem in Microsoft works with, choose Azure Blob Storage as their data storage. Among those customers, if one wants to use TensorFlow to develop deep learning models, unfortunately TensorFlow does not support Azure Blob storage out of box as its custom file system plugin1.  There is no easy way to directly…


How to Make Python Easier for the R User: revoscalepy

Python for the R User I’m an R programmer. To me, R has been great for data exploration, transformation, statistical modeling, and visualizations. However, there is a huge community of Data Scientists and Analysts who turn to Python for these tasks. Moreover, both R and Python experts exist in most analytics organizations, and it is…

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