Release note 10.21.19

Added support for Amazon EC2 P3 GPU Instances

We have added support for Amazon P3 GPU instance family to Cavatica. Amazon EC2 P3 instances deliver high performance compute in the cloud with up to 8 NVIDIA® V100 Tensor Core GPUs and up to 100 Gbps of networking throughput. These instances deliver up to one petaflop of mixed-precision performance per instance to significantly accelerate machine learning and high performance computing applications.

NVIDIA drivers come preinstalled and optimized according to the Amazon best practice for the specific instance family and are accessible from the Docker container.

The following instances have been added:

  • p3.2xlarge
  • p3.8xlarge
  • p3.16xlarge