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Deep Learning: A Practitioner's Approach

By Josh Patterson & Adam Gibson

Josh Patterson and Adam Gibson explain the ideas behind deep learning and popular open-source deep learning frameworks. You’ll learn tips and tricks for training deep nets and plugging them into Spark and Hadoop.

How can machine learning—especially deep learning—make a difference for your organization? This hands-on guide from O'Reilly Media helps you start building efficient deep learning networks so you can permanently move the needle for your company.

What you'll learn:

  • How to choose and tune the right deep neural networks for your use case
  • Vectorization techniques for different data types
  • How to use deep learning natively on Spark and Hadoop