# NVCaffe Release 17.06

NVCaffe Release 17.06 (PDF)

The NVIDIA container image of Caffe, release 17.06, is available.

NVCaffe container image version 17.06 is based on NVCaffe 0.16.

## Contents of NVCaffe

This container image contains the complete source of the version of NVCaffe in /opt/caffe. It is pre-built and installed into the /usr/local/[bin,share,lib] directories in the container image. The container also includes the following:

## Key Features and Enhancements

This NVCaffe release includes the following key features and enhancements.

• Added the shuffle parameter which is a data augmentation technique that improves accuracy of training your network.
• Added the cache parameter which ensures that the data is read once and put into the host memory.
• Added the min_lr parameter which ensures that the learning rate (lr) threshold is larger than 0.
• Improved determinism between multiple GPUs
• Ubuntu 16.04 with May 2017 updates

## Known Issues

There are no known issues in this release.

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