Smart Machines See Major Breakthroughs After Decades of Failure


Foundational Refreshed: 04 January 2017 | Published: 08 September 2015 ID: G00291251

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Summary

As part of the smart machine "Big Bang," radical new hardware, massive amounts of data, and unprecedented advances in deep neural networks are creating a new, 75-year general-purpose technology cycle: the Smart Machine Age.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Executive Summary
    • In Depth
      • Before the Big Bang
      • DNNs Are Powerful and Smart
      • Inheritance and Experience
      • Big Bang
      • DNN Training
      • DNN Testing
      • Runtime DNNs โ€” Production Perceptual Engines
      • Big Bang DNN Results
      • Limitations of Smart Machines
      • Reinforcement Learning โ€” Research Only
      • The Future โ€” Act Now
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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