Apache MXNet 1.1 on Windows 10 64 bit

Attempted to run MXNet 1.1 GPU version on Windows 10. It works well, but the process of installation has a few details that is helpful to know. 1. You can create Anaconda environment based on Python 3.6 and use environment’s pip to install GPU version of Apache MXNet on Windows – pip install mxnet-cu90 at […]

MXNet and Tensorboard

The notebook shows how to visualize accuracy and gradient of a MXNet network (gluon) via stand-alone Tensorboard. MXNet is a machine learning framework. https://mxnet.incubator.apache.org/ Tensorboard stand-alone that could run independently of Tensorflow. https://github.com/dmlc/tensorboard

Python, MXNet and pix2pix image translation.

I’ve been doing some self-study around machine learning and deep learning, and once upon a time stumbled on a unsupervised image to image translation network called pix2pix . Very interesting network architecture. I’ve looked at it from the perspective of image colorization. It seems like a great option and it trains quite quickly. Although I haven’t had […]

Installing or upgrading to MXNet version 0.12.1 on Windows 10

This post is a continuation and somewhat a revision of  “Installing MXNet on Windows 10” MXNet is evolving and recently there was a release of version 0.12 I want to share the upgrade process that worked for me on my Windows 10 machine. You can use this tutorial as installation tutorial of MXNet 0.12 First, […]

MXNet im2rec.py

MXNet provides a Python utility to create RecordIO packages of data that are supported by framework’s data iterators. https://github.com/dmlc/mxnet/blob/master/tools/im2rec.py Little detail, the im2rec.py doesn’t support .png files, unless you manually adjust the script and add it as allowed extensions. In order to create a rec file, you first need to make a list of files […]