MXNet Release 17.03

The NVIDIA container image of MXNet, release 17.03, is available.

MXNet container image version 17.03 is based on MXNet 0.9.3.

Contents of MXNet

This container image contains the complete source of the version of MXNet in /opt/mxnet. It is pre-built and installed to the Python path.

The container also includes the following:

Key Features and Enhancements

This MXNet release includes the following key features and enhancements.
  • Ubuntu 16.04 with February 2017 updates
  • Improved input pipeline for image processing
  • Support for FP16 training of AlexNet
  • Optimized embedding layer of CUDA kernels
  • Optimized tensor broadcast and reduce CUDA kernels

Known Issues

There are no known issues in this release.