This topic describes the documentation updates for new features and updates of Machine Learning Platform for AI (PAI) in 2020.

December 2020

Date Update item Type Description References
2020.12.30 Overview of Data Science Workshop (DSW) editions New feature This topic describes the features, instance types, and supported zones of DSW editions. The editions are Individual Edition, GPU On-sale Edition, and Explorer Edition. Overview
2020.12.30 Image object detection New feature This topic describes how to use a trained model of EasyVision to perform offline object detection. Image object detection

November 2020

Date Update item Type Description References
2020.11.30 Elastic Algorithm Service (EAS) Optimization You can use EAS to deploy a model as a RESTful API and then call the API by sending HTTP requests. EAS provides features such as auto scaling and blue-green deployment. These features allow you to use the online algorithm model service with high concurrency and stability at a low resource cost. EAS

October 2020

Date Update item Type Description References
2020.10.24 Object detection by using EasyVision New feature PAI provides EasyVision, which is an enhanced algorithm framework for visual intelligence. EasyVision provides a variety of features for model training and prediction. You can use EasyVision to train and apply computer vision models for your computer vision applications. This topic describes how to use EasyVision in DSW to detect objects. Use EasyVision to detect targets
2020.10.24 Online debugging by using WebIDE New feature This topic describes how to use WebIDE of DSW to debug the Python code in a notebook online. A sample notebook is provided by DSW. Use WebIDE to debug code online

September 2020

Date Update item Type Description References
2020.09.21 Smart labeling Optimization This topic describes how to label data. Smart labeling
2020.09.21 Billing of EAS Optimization This topic describes the billing rules for EAS of PAI. Billing of EAS

August 2020

Date Update item Type Description References
2020.08.25 Deep Learning Containers (DLC), a cloud-native platform on which you can train deep learning models New feature This topic describes how to use the DLC platform to prepare for deep learning tasks and how to manage clusters and deep learning tasks. PAI-DLC
2020.08.14 Data preparation New feature This topic describes how to create datasets and label data. Data preparation
2020.08.14 Quick Start New feature This manual describes how to create an experiment in Machine Learning Studio. Quick Start
2020.08.10 Pricing Optimization This manual describes how to purchase services that are provided by PAI and the related billing rules for its services. Pricing

July 2020

Date Update item Type Description References
2020.07.22 Computer vision model training New feature You can label training data, train common computer vision models, and deploy models. Models that are developed on the mobile platform are optimized. You can test your model on your mobile phone by scanning the QR code of the model. Computer vision model training
2020.07.22 RAM user authorization Optimization If you want to manage instances and train models as a RAM user, you must first use your Alibaba Cloud account to grant permissions to the RAM user. Authorize RAM users
2020.07.22 Object Storage Service (OSS) authorization Optimization You must grant permissions to the OSS role that is assigned to AutoLearning before AutoLearning can assume this role to retrieve source data from OSS. OSS authorization