BrainChip introduces converter to boost performance and drop power

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by Jessica Amir

Computing artificial intelligence company, BrainChip Holdings (ASX:BRN) has put a new feather in its cap, introducing a powerful neural network design that enables the next generation of AI Edge devices.

BrainChip’s neural network converter enables users to easily convert existing deep learning networks, called convolutional neural networks or CNNs, to high performance, low-power event-based Spiking Neural Network (or SNN).

BrainChip’s event-based Spiking Neural Network (or SNN) is called Akida.

The company says the converter will reduce overheads, using innovation and standard flow technology.

Shares BrainChip Holdings (ASX:BRN) closed 5.17 per cent higher at 6.1 cents, yesterday.

Jessica Amir

Finance News Network
Jessica joined FNN in January 2017 after having worked in financial advising for seven years and in TV journalism for seven years, specialising in finance, equities and analysis. She has interviewed former Prime Ministers of Australia, Tony Abbott, Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd and ex Treasurer Jo Hockey. Jessica has worked as a journalist with Sky News Business, ABC 1, ABC's The Business, ABC24 and has also been a regional Channel 7 and 9 TV reporter with Prime7 and Win News.