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Deep Learning AMI: Release Notes

Note: The release notes and other developer resources for the Deep Learning AMI have been moved to the new Developer Guide for Deep Learning AMI

The following sections provide release notes for both the CUDA 9 and the CUDA 8 versions of the Amazon Linux and Ubuntu Deep Learning AMI. The release notes list the contents of the AMI.

CUDA 9

CUDA 8

Deep Learning AMI: CUDA 9 (Amazon Linux Versions)

Deep Learning CUDA 9 AMI Amazon Linux Version: 1.0

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.12.0 Release Candidate

Caffe2

0.8.1

TensorFlow

master*

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

9.0

cuDNN

7.0

NCCL

2.0.5

NVIDIA Driver

384.81

*Please read the detailed release notes for Deep Learning CUDA 9 AMI Amazon Linux Version: 1.0 for more information on release tags/versions used for this release. Also refer to the AWS AI blog post to get started with the new CUDA 9 AMIs.

Deep Learning AMI: CUDA 9 (Ubuntu Versions)

Deep Learning CUDA 9 AMI Ubuntu Version: 1.0

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.12 Release Candidate

Caffe2

0.8.1

TensorFlow

master*

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

9.0

cuDNN

7.0

NCCL

2.0.5

NVIDIA Driver

384.81

*Please read the detailed release notes for Deep Learning CUDA 9 AMI Ubuntu Version: 1.0 for more information on release tags/versions used for this release. Also refer to the AWS AI blog post to get started with the new CUDA 9 AMIs.

Deep Learning AMI: CUDA 8 (Amazon Linux Versions)

Deep Learning AMI Amazon Linux Version: 3.3_Oct2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.11.0

TensorFlow

1.3.0

Caffe2

0.8.0*

Caffe

1.0

PyTorch

0.2.0

Keras2

2.0.8**

Keras

1.2.2 (DMLC fork) for Apache MXNet

Theano

0.9.0

CNTK

2.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools***

CUDA Toolkit

8.0

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

375.66

*Caffe2 0.8.0 does not support g2.xxx instances. Please refer to release notes for Deep Learning AMI Amazon Linux Version: 3.1_Sep2017.

**You can swap between Keras 2.0.8 and Keras 1.2.2 using Conda virtual environments. See this blog post for detailed instructions.

***With NVidia CUDA 8 and NVidia Driver 375.66, this AMI is not compatible with latest EC2 P3 instance type. Use Deep Learning AMI CUDA 9 version for EC2 P3 instances.

Deep Learning AMI Amazon Linux Version: 3.1_Sep2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.11.0

TensorFlow

1.3.0

Theano

rel-0.9.0

Keras

1.2.2 (with MXNet support)

Caffe

1.0

Caffe2

0.8.0*

CNTK

2.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

8.0

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

375.66

*Caffe2 0.8.0 does not support g2.xxx instances. You can get Caffe2 0.7.0 on the following AMI ids using AMI version 2.3_Jun2017:

  • us-east-1: ami-4b44745d

  • us-east-2: ami-305d7c55

  • us-west-2: ami-296e7850

  • eu-west-1: ami-d36386aa

  • ap-southeast-2: ami-52332031

  • ap-northeast-1: ami-b44050d3

  • ap-northeast-2: ami-1523fc7b

Deep Learning AMI Amazon Linux Version: 2.3_June2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.10.0

TensorFlow

1.1.0

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.2

Caffe

rc5

Caffe2

0.7.0

CNTK

2.0.rc1

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57

Deep Learning AMI Amazon Linux Version: 2.2_June2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.10.0

TensorFlow

1.1.0

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.2

Caffe

rc5

Caffe2

0.7.0

CNTK

2.0.rc1

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57

Deep Learning AMI Amazon Linux Version: 2.1_Apr2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.9.3

TensorFlow

1.0.1

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.2

Caffe

rc5

Caffe2

0.7.0

CNTK

2.0.rc1

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57

Deep Learning AMI Amazon Linux Version: 2.0

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.9.3

TensorFlow

1.0.0

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.2

Caffe

rc5

CNTK

2.0beta12.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57

Deep Learning AMI Amazon Linux Version: 1.5

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.7.0

TensorFlow

0.10.0

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.0.8

Caffe

rc5

CNTK

2.0beta4.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

352.99

Deep Learning AMI: CUDA 8 (Ubuntu Versions)

Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 2.4_Oct2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.11.0

TensorFlow

1.3.0

Caffe2

0.8.0*

Caffe

1.0

PyTorch

0.2.0

Keras2

2.0.8**

Keras

1.2.2 (DMLC fork) for Apache MXNet

Theano

0.9.0

CNTK

2.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools***

CUDA Toolkit

8.0

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

375.66

*Caffe2 0.8.0 does not support g2.xxx instances. Please refer to release notes for Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 2.3_Sep2017.

**You can swap between Keras 2.0.8 and Keras 1.2.2 using Conda virtual environments. Follow this blog post for detailed instructions.

With NVidia CUDA 8 and NVidia Driver 375.66, this AMI is not compatible with latest EC2 P3 instance type. Use Deep Learning AMI CUDA 9 version for EC2 P3 instances.

Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 2.3_Sep2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.11.0

TensorFlow

1.3.0

Theano

rel-0.9.0

Keras

1.2.2 (with MXNet support)

Caffe

1.0

Caffe2

0.8.0*

CNTK

2.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

8.0

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

375.66

*Caffe2 0.8.0 does not support g2.xxx instances. You can get Caffe2 0.7.0 on the following AMI ids using AMI version 2.2_Aug2017:

  • us-east-1: ami-2edccb38

  • us-east-2: ami-2797b642

  • us-west-2: ami-7fd7c906

  • eu-west-1: ami-19896660

  • ap-southeast-2: ami-b32b37d0

  • ap-northeast-1: ami-55816633

  • ap-northeast-2: ami-585a8436

Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 2.2_August2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.10.0

TensorFlow

1.2.0

Theano

rel-0.9.0

Keras

1.2.2

Caffe

1.0

Caffe2

0.7.0

CNTK

2.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

8.0

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

375.66

Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 1.5_June2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.10.0

TensorFlow

1.1.0

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.2

Caffe

rc5

Caffe2

0.7.0

CNTK

2.0.rc1

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57

Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 1.4_June2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.10.0

TensorFlow

1.1.0

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.2

Caffe

rc5

Caffe2

0.7.0

CNTK

2.0.rc1

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57

Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 1.3_Apr2017

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.9.3

TensorFlow

1.0.1

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.2

Caffe

rc5

Caffe2

0.6.0

CNTK

2.0.rc1

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57

Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 1.2

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.9.3

TensorFlow

1.0.0

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.0

Caffe

rc5

CNTK

2.0beta12.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57

Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 1.1

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.9.3

TensorFlow

0.12.1

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.0

Caffe

rc3

CNTK

2.0beta7.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57

Deep Learning AMI Ubuntu Version: 1.0

Name Version

Deep learning frameworks

Apache MXNet

0.9.3

TensorFlow

0.12.1

Theano

rel-0.8.2

Keras

1.2.0

Caffe

rc3

CNTK

2.0beta7.0

Torch

master

NVIDIA tools

CUDA Toolkit

7.5

cuDNN

5.1

NVIDIA Driver

367.57