Case Study: Fraunhofer

In this case study, Pachyderm helped the world’s leading applied research organization, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, by delivering a simple way to move from prototype into production while providing mass parallelization to the Fraunhofer IAIS Speech Technologies team.

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, headquartered in Germany, is the world’s leading applied research organization. With its focus on developing key technologies that are vital for the future and enabling the commercial exploitation of this work by business and industry, Fraunhofer plays a central role in the innovation process. Founded in 1949, the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft currently operates 75 institutes and research institutions throughout Germany. The majority of the organization’s 29,000 employees are qualified scientists and engineers. The Fraunhofer Institute for Intelligent Analysis and Information Systems IAIS is one of the leading scientific institutes in the fields of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Big Data. Its speech technology team works on advanced speech technology systems and adapts language models to new domains. If your language model needs to understand intricate medical terminology or complex legal jargon then the Fraunhofer IAIS scientists can help.