Using DJL.AI For Deep Learning BERT Q&A in NiFi DataFlows
I will be talking about this processor at Apache Con @ Home 2020 in my "Apache Deep Learning 301" talk with Dr. Ian Brooks.
Sometimes you want your Deep Learning Easy and in Java, so let's do that with DJL in a custom Apache NiFi processor running in CDP Data Hubs. This one does BERT QA.
To use the processor feed in a paragraph to analyze via the paragraph parameter in the NiFi processor. Also feed in a question, like Why? or something very specific like asking the date or an event.
The pretrained model is BERT QA model using PyTorch. the NiFi Processor Source:
Grab the Recent Release NAR to install to your NiFi lib directories:
Demo Data Source
- Deep Learning Sentiment Analysis with DJL.ai
Deep Learning Note:
BERT QA Model
Make sure you have 1-2 GB of RAM extra for your NiFi instance for running each DJL processor. If you have a lot of text, run more nodes and/or RAM. Make sure you have at least 8 cores per Deep Learning process. I prefer JDK 11 for this.
See Also: https://www.datainmotion.dev/2019/12/easy-deep-learning-in-apache-nifi-with.html