MXNet Release 17.10

The NVIDIA container image of MXNet, release 17.10, is available.

MXNet container image version 17.10 is based on MXNet 0.11.0.

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:

Driver Requirements

Release 17.10 is based on CUDA 9, which requires NVIDIA Driver release 384.xx.

Key Features and Enhancements

This MXNet release includes the following key features and enhancements.
  • Mixed precision support for all optimizers
  • New image input pipeline with faster speed and support for global shuffling after each epoch when used with IndexedRecordIO format.
  • Latest version of CUDA
  • Latest version of cuDNN
  • Latest version of NCCL
  • Ubuntu 16.04 with September 2017 updates

Known Issues

There are no known issues in this release.