Kick Start with Machine Learning Platform for AI in Alibaba Cloud — Part 1

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Kick Start with Machine Learning Platform for AI in Alibaba Cloud — Part 1

In this article, we will discuss in detail about Machine Learning Platform for AI in Alibaba Cloud, Why Machine Learning Platform for AI, How works Machine Learning Architecture for AI, How to activate Machine Learning Platform, and How to activate it DataWorks. We can kick start to learning step by step guide for Machine Learning Platform for AI products and services in Alibaba Cloud.

In this article, we will see the following

· Overview of Alibaba Cloud Machine Learning Platform for AI

· Why Machine Learning Platform for AI

· Machine Learning Platform Architecture for AI

· How to activate Machine Learning Platform in Alibaba Cloud

· How to activate DataWorks in Alibaba Cloud

Prerequisite

· Alibaba Cloud Account

Overview of Alibaba Cloud Machine Learning Platform for AI

It is mainly designed for an end to end machine learning services with including data processing, feature engineering, model training, model prediction, and model evaluation. It is easily designed and develop machine learning experiments to achieve seamless integration between algorithms and your business. It is built on a full-fledged algorithm application system in Alibaba and we can easily build the services for use cases such as production recommendation, financial risk control, image identification, and voice recognition based on ML for AI to implement artificial intelligence.

Why Machine Learning Platform for AI

I think many of them have a question in their mind. Why I have to use this? Why not other providers such as Azure, AWS, GCP? Let’s we can see the major benefits of the Machine Learning Platform for AI in Alibaba Cloud.

The List of key points as follows

· Visualized Interface

· End-to-end Solution

· Myriad Algorithms

· Powerful Computing Capability

It is providing a list of products and services for Machine Learning Platform for AI like Data Processing, Data Mining and Analysis, Natural Language Processing, and Architecture.

Also, you can see the main features of Machine Learning Platform such as User Interface, Rich Algorithms components, all-in-one services, and ultra-large-scale computing framework Kunpeng.

Machine Learning Platform Architecture for AI

source: Alibaba cloud

There are four-layer is available for Machine Learning Platform architecture. Let’s understand by one by one here.

The Alibaba Cloud infrastructure layer is consists of CPC cluster and GPU cluster.

The Alibaba Cloud Computing framework layer is consists of Map Reduce, SQL, MPI, PS, and Graph.

The Model and Algorithm layer is consists of data pre-processing, feature engineering and machine learning algorithms

The Application layer is consists of data mining of internal search, recommendation, Ant Financial and etc.

How to activate Machine Learning Platform in Alibaba Cloud

We can discuss in detail how to active the Machine Learning Platform for AI in the Alibaba Cloud website.

Go to the Alibaba Cloud login page

https://account.alibabacloud.com/login/login.htm

You can enter the username and password then click the sign page.

After successfully logged in Alibaba Cloud portal. You can go to the product page and find the Artificial Intelligence category under the Machine Learning Platform for AI. Then click the Machine Learning Platform for AI product.

You can see the Machine Learning Platform for the AI page navigated and click the Buy Now button.

The product page will be navigated to the Machine Learning subscription page in Pay as you Go (PAI Studio, DSW, and EAS) tab. Now you can choose the region near you. In my case, I have selected Asia Pacific SOU1 (Mumbai). Then click the Buy Now button.

The page will be navigated that, Pay and confirm order including services is activated then click the console button.

How to activate DataWorks in Alibaba Cloud

The page will be navigated to the console dashboard and you can go to the Product menu under the DataWorks menu then click the DataWorks menu button.

The page will be navigated to the DataWorks page and click the Active DataWorks button.

The page will be navigated to DataWorks (Pay as you go) in the DataWorks subscription page and you can choose the region for your near one. In my case, I have selected Asia Pacific SOU1 (Mumbai). Click the Buy Now button.

Not activated this region when I have tried
Singapore Region

The page will be navigated that, Pay and confirm order including services is activated then click the console button.

Reference

https://www.alibabacloud.com/help/doc-detail/67461.htm?spm=a2c63.p38356.b99.2.44e13091EjHvep

Conclusion

I hope you understand now about Machine Learning Platform for AI in Alibaba Cloud, Why Machine Learning Platform for AI, How works Machine Learning Architecture for AI, How to activate Machine Learning Platform, and How to activate DataWorks. I have covered all the required things. If you find anything missing, please let me know. Please share your valuable comments or feedback to improve my future articles. Happy coding and happy learning. 🙂 🙂