Apache SystemDS 0.11.0-incubating Release Notes

The Apache SystemML 0.11.0-incubating release was approved on November 12, 2016. It is the third release of Apache SystemML since it became an incubator project on November 2nd, 2015. Extensive updates have been made to the project in several areas, as detailed below.

New Features

  • SystemML frames
  • New MLContext API
  • Transform functions based on SystemML frames

Experimental Features / Algorithms

  • New built-in functions for deep learning (convolution and pooling)
  • Deep learning library (DML bodied functions)
  • Python DSL Integration
  • GPU Support
  • Compressed Linear Algebra

New Algorithms

  • Lasso
  • kNN
  • Lanczos
  • PPCA

New Deep Learning Algorithms

  • CNN (Lenet)
  • RBM

Various Fixes

  • Several bug fixes for diverse issues