Intel® AI Analytics Toolkit System Requirements

Published: 12/04/2020  

Last Updated: 06/17/2021

By Hung-Ju Tsai


This article lists the system requirements for Intel® AI Analytics Toolkit.

Release notes can be found in a dedicated article.

The toolkit includes the following components:

  • Intel® Optimization for TensorFlow*

  • Intel® Optimization for PyTorch*

  • Intel® Distribution for Python*

  • Intel® Low Precision Optimization

  • Model Zoo for Intel® Architecture

Version History

Date Version
Sep 2021 2021.4
Jun 2021 2021.3
Mar 2021 2021.2
Dec 2020 2021.1

System Requirements

Hardware Requirements:

  • CPU Processor:
    • Intel® Core™ Gen10 Processor
    • Intel® Xeon® Scalable Performance processors
  • Accelerators:
    • Support for Intel® Graphics (GPU) to be added in future release

Software Requirements:

For Linux* Users

Linux OS requirements

Linux* OS
for CPU for Accelerators
  • Ubuntu* 18.04.1, Ubuntu* 20.04, and CentOS* 7

Support for Intel® Graphics (GPU) to be

added in future release


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