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YFCC100M-HNfc6: A Large-Scale Deep Features Benchmark for Similarity Search

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Similarity Search and Applications (SISAP 2016)

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In this paper, we present YFCC100M-HNfc6, a benchmark consisting of 97M deep features extracted from the Yahoo Creative Commons 100M (YFCC100M) dataset. Three type of features were extracted using a state-of-the-art Convolutional Neural Network trained on the ImageNet and Places datasets. Together with the features, we made publicly available a set of 1,000 queries and k-NN results obtained by sequential scan. We first report detailed statistical information on both the features and search results. Then, we show an example of performance evaluation, performed using this benchmark, on the MI-File approximate similarity access method.

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This work was partially founded by: EAGLE, Europeana network of Ancient Greek and Latin Epigraphy, co-founded by the European Commision, CIP-ICT-PSP.2012.2.1 - Europeana and creativity, Grant Agreement n. 325122; and Smart News, Social sensing for breakingnews, co-founded by the Tuscnay region under the FAR-FAS 2014 program, CUP CIPE D58C15000270008.

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Amato, G., Falchi, F., Gennaro, C., Rabitti, F. (2016). YFCC100M-HNfc6: A Large-Scale Deep Features Benchmark for Similarity Search. In: Amsaleg, L., Houle, M., Schubert, E. (eds) Similarity Search and Applications. SISAP 2016. Lecture Notes in Computer Science(), vol 9939. Springer, Cham.

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