The Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit Alternatives

    The Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit is described as '—previously known as CNTK—empowers you to harness the intelligence within massive datasets through deep learning by providing uncompromised scaling, speed and accuracy with commercial-grade quality and compatibility with the programming languages' and is an app in the Development category. There are eight alternatives to The Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit for Linux, Mac, Windows, Online / Web-based and Java. The best alternative is TensorFlow, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like The Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit are Training Mule (Freemium), mlpack (Free, Open Source), Darknet (Free, Open Source) and CatBoost (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 6, 2020

    1. TensorFlow is an open source software library for machine learning in various kinds of perceptual and language understanding tasks. It was originally developed by the Google and later released under the Apache 2.0 open source license on Nov 9, 2015.
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    2. Training Mule allows you or your team to easily label images, providing you with the datasets that you require for the best results. With your images labelled, we will train the network of your choice and provide you with the model ready for use.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      mlpack is a C++ machine learning library with emphasis on scalability, speed, and ease-of-use. Its aim is to make machine learning possible for novice users by means of a simple, consistent API, while simultaneously exploiting C++ language features.
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    3. Darknet: Open Source Neural Networks in C Darknet is an open source neural network framework written in C and CUDA. It is fast, easy to install, and supports CPU and GPU computation.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      CatBoost is an open-source gradient boosting on decision trees library with categorical features support out of the box for Python, R.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      MXNet is a deep learning framework designed for both efficiency and flexibility. It allows you to mix symbolic and imperative programming to maximize efficiency and productivity.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      Eclipse Deeplearning4j is the first commercial-grade, open-source, distributed deep-learning library written for Java and Scala. Integrated with Hadoop and Apache Spark, DL4J brings AI to business environments for use on distributed GPUs and CPUs.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
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      Machine-learning software made by Google.
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