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Java Developer? Run Image Classification on AWS Lambda using DJL

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Why Java?

Why AWS Lambda?

Why Deep Learning?

Why Deep Learning on Lambda using Java?

Enough talking, let’s build

Installing Lambda Example

git clone
cd djl-demo/aws/lambda-model-serving/
./gradlew deploy

Triggering the Lambda Function

Kitten Image to Classify
> aws lambda invoke --function-name DJL-Lambda --payload '{“inputImageUrl”:”"}' build/output.json{
"StatusCode": 200,
"ExecutedVersion": "$LATEST"
> cat build/output.json[
"className": "n02123045 tabby, tabby cat",
"probability": 0.48384541273117065
"className": "n02123159 tiger cat",
"probability": 0.20599405467510223

Lambda Performance Monitoring

DJL Lambda Performance Monitoring
DJL Lambda Invocation Statistics

What’s Next?

Installing Java 11

sudo yum install java-11-amazon-corretto-headless

Installing Java Kernel for Jupyter

git clone
cd IJava/
./gradlew installKernel
java — list-modules | grep “jdk.jshell”

Summary and a look ahead



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Guy Ernest is the co-founder and CTO of @aiOla, a promising AI startup that closes the loop between knowledge, people & systems, making sure nothing is lost.