Deepnet frameworks

There are plenty of deepnet frameworks out there. Two most popular among academic are: Caffe and Torch. Both are very fast with a number of pre-trained models. Arguably, Caffe is more popular than Torch. However, Torch is backed up by Google and Facebook.

Caffe:

  • Key players:
  • Installation: https://github.com/BVLC/caffe/wiki/Ubuntu-14.04-VirtualBox-VM
  • Start point: http://caffe.berkeleyvision.org/gathered/examples/mnist.html

 

Torch:

  • Key players: Facebook, Google, Li Fei Fei (Stanford course)
  • Installation: http://torch.ch/docs/getting-started.html#_
  • Start point: http://torch.madbits.com/wiki/doku.php?id=start
  • Tutorial: https://github.com/soumith/cvpr2015/blob/master/cvpr-torch.pdf

TensorFlow:

  • Key players: Google
  • Installation:

 

 

If you just want to play around with pre-trained model, go for matlab matconvnets toolbox.

 

 

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