# Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit Overview

Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit Overview (PDF)

The NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK accelerates widely-used deep learning frameworks such as the Microsoft® Cognitive Toolkit™ , formerly referred to as CNTK.

The Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit empowers you to harness the intelligence within massive datasets through deep learning by providing uncompromised scaling, speed and accuracy with commercial-grade quality and compatibility with the programming languages and algorithms you already use.

See /workspace/README.md inside the container for information on customizing your the DGX-1 image. For more information about the Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit, including tutorials, documentation, and examples, see the Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit wiki.

This document describes the key features, software enhancements and improvements, any known issues, and how to run this container.

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