NVCaffe Release 18.03

NVCaffe Release 18.03 (PDF)

The NVIDIA container image of Caffe, release 18.03, is available.

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:

Driver Requirements

Release 18.03 is based on CUDA 9, which requires NVIDIA Driver release 384.xx.

Key Features and Enhancements

This NVCaffe release includes the following key features and enhancements.

  • NVCaffe0.16.6 container image version 18.03 is based on Caffe Deep Learning Framework by the BVLC.
  • ImageDataLayer parallelized to improve training performance when the dataset appears to have multiple files on a disk.
  • Improved training accuracy. For more information, see: NVIDIA Caffe: GitHub
  • Added support for RNN, Deconvolution, and SSD layers.
  • Latest version of cuBLAS 9.0.333
  • Latest version of cuDNN 7.1.1
  • Ubuntu 16.04 with February 2018 updates

Known Issues

There are no known issues in this release.

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