AWS Machine Learning Blog

Category: Artificial Intelligence

Amazon Rekognition introduces Streaming Video Events to provide real-time alerts on live video streams

Today, AWS announced the general availability of Amazon Rekognition Streaming Video Events, a fully managed service for camera manufacturers and service providers that uses machine learning (ML) to detect objects such as people, pets, and packages in live video streams from connected cameras. Amazon Rekognition Streaming Video Events sends them a notification as soon as […]

3xLOGIC uses Amazon Rekognition Streaming Video Events to provide intelligent video analytics on live video streams to monitoring agents

3xLOGIC is a leader in commercial electronic security systems. They provide commercial security systems and managed video monitoring for businesses, hospitals, schools, and government agencies. Managed video monitoring is a critical component of a comprehensive security strategy for 3xLOGIC’s customers. With more than 50,000 active cameras in the field, video monitoring teams face a daily […]

Abode uses Amazon Rekognition Streaming Video Events to provide real-time notifications to their smart home customers

Abode Systems (Abode) offers homeowners a comprehensive suite of do-it-yourself home security solutions that can be set up in minutes and enables homeowners to keep their family and property safe. Since the company’s launch in 2015, in-camera motion detection sensors have played an essential part in Abode’s solution, enabling customers to receive notifications and monitor […]

Pandas user-defined functions are now available in Amazon SageMaker Data Wrangler

Amazon SageMaker Data Wrangler reduces the time to aggregate and prepare data for machine learning (ML) from weeks to minutes. With Data Wrangler, you can select and query data with just a few clicks, quickly transform data with over 300 built-in data transformations, and understand your data with built-in visualizations without writing any code. Additionally, […]

How Searchmetrics uses Amazon SageMaker to automatically find relevant keywords and make their human analysts 20% faster

Searchmetrics is a global provider of search data, software, and consulting solutions, helping customers turn search data into unique business insights. To date, Searchmetrics has helped more than 1,000 companies such as McKinsey & Company, Lowe’s, and AXA find an advantage in the hyper-competitive search landscape. In 2021, Searchmetrics turned to AWS to help with […]

Identify paraphrased text with Hugging Face on Amazon SageMaker

Identifying paraphrased text has business value in many use cases. For example, by identifying sentence paraphrases, a text summarization system could remove redundant information. Another application is to identify plagiarized documents. In this post, we fine-tune a Hugging Face transformer on Amazon SageMaker to identify paraphrased sentence pairs in a few steps. A truly robust […]

How Moovit turns data into insights to help passengers avoid delays using Apache Airflow and Amazon SageMaker

This is a guest post by Moovit’s Software and Cloud Architect, Sharon Dahan. Moovit, an Intel company, is a leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) solutions provider and creator of the top urban mobility app. Moovit serves over 1.3 billion riders in 3,500 cities around the world. We help people everywhere get to their destination […]

Create random and stratified samples of data with Amazon SageMaker Data Wrangler

In this post, we walk you through two sampling techniques in Amazon SageMaker Data Wrangler so you can quickly create processing workflows for your data. We cover both random sampling and stratified sampling techniques to help you sample your data based on your specific requirements. Data Wrangler reduces the time it takes to aggregate and […]

Part 4: How NatWest Group migrated ML models to Amazon SageMaker architectures

The adoption of AWS cloud technology at NatWest Group means moving our machine learning (ML) workloads to a more robust and scalable solution, while reducing our time-to-live to deliver the best products and services for our customers. In this cloud adoption journey, we selected the Customer Lifetime Value (CLV) model to migrate to AWS. The […]

Part 3: How NatWest Group built auditable, reproducible, and explainable ML models with Amazon SageMaker

This is the third post of a four-part series detailing how NatWest Group, a major financial services institution, partnered with AWS Professional Services to build a new machine learning operations (MLOps) platform. This post is intended for data scientists, MLOps engineers, and data engineers who are interested in building ML pipeline templates with Amazon SageMaker. […]