Intel® oneAPI Rendering Toolkit: Intel® OSPRay Studio System Requirements

Published: 11/20/2020  

Last Updated: 04/05/2022

By Michael R Carroll

Introduction

System requirements for Intel® OSPRay Studio component of Intel® oneAPI Rendering Toolkit

Version History

Date Toolkit Version Component Version Major Change Summary
April 2022 2022.2 0.10.0 Light, camera, ui, batch mode updates.
December 2021 2022.1 0.9.0 Light updated. Alternate cameras (gltf). Python feature enhancements. Command line parsing updates. KHR_ material extensions.
September 2021 2021.4 0.8.0 Feature Updates: Python bindings added by default
June 2021 2021.3 0.7.0 Feature Updates
March 2021 2021.2 0.6.0 Feature Updates
November 2020 2021.1 0.5.0 Gold

2022.2

Supported Operating Systems (Host and Target)

NOTE: The following distributions are supported by most components. These OS distributions are tested by Intel or known to work; other distributions may or may not work and are not recommended. If you have questions, access the Intel Community Forums when you need assistance.  If you have Commercial Support, create a support ticket.

Linux* Host

  • Ubuntu* LTS 20.04
  • Rocky* Linux 8
  • Oracle* Linux 8
  • Arch Linux*
  • Red Hat* Enterprise Linux* (RHEL*)  8
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server* (SLES) 15 SP3
  • Fedora* 35
  • Debian* 11

Windows* Host

  • Windows* 10
  • Windows* 11
  • Windows* Server 2022

macOS* Host

  • Intel® 64 based systems:
    • macOS* 10.15 Catalina
    • macOS* 11.0, 11.2 Big Sur
    • macOS* 12.0 Monterey
  • Apple* M1 based systems:
    • macOS* 12.0 Monterey or higher

Supported Target Hardware Platforms

The following platforms are supported by most software components.

NOTE: Intel® 64 hardware platforms must support at least Intel® Streaming SIMD Extensions 4.2. Full software optimization is implemented for Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512. See ark.intel.com to search device capabilities.

  • Intel® 64
    • Intel Atom® processors
    • Intel® Core™ processor family
    • Intel® Xeon® processor family
    • Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor family
  • ARM
    • Apple* M1

Software Requirements

Prerequisites

  • Intel® OSPRay 2.9.0 or higher (included)
    • OSPRay prerequisites (included)
  • Optional: Intel® Open Image Denoise 1.4.3 or higher (for denoising pass capability)
  • Intel® oneAPI Threading Building Blocks (oneTBB) 2021.5.0 or higher (included)
  • OpenGL* to run in interactive mode
    • GLFW on non-Windows* OS platforms
  • Optional: Intel® MPI Library to use the distributed multi-node rendering feature
  • Python* 3.9.7 for python bindings feature
  • A C99 and C++11 capable compiler (C++14 or higher recommended)

Development Environment

Windows* OS:
  • Microsoft Visual Studio* 2019 is recommended
macOS*:
  • XCode* & XCode* command-line tools

2022.1

OS Deprecation Notice

These operating systems are deprecated in this release, Intel oneAPI 2022.1, and will be removed in a future release:

  • Windows Server 2016*
  • Red Hat* Enterprise Linux 7
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server* 15 SP2
  • Ubuntu* 18.04 LTS
  • CentOS* 7
  • Fedora 34
  • Fedora 35
  • Clear Linux*
  • Yocto
  • macOS* 11

Supported Operating Systems (Host and Target)

NOTE: The following distributions are supported by most components. These OS distributions are tested by Intel or known to work; other distributions may or may not work and are not recommended. If you have questions, access the Intel Community Forums when you need assistance.  If you have Commercial Support, create a support ticket.

Linux* Host

  • Ubuntu* LTS 20.04
  • Rocky* Linux 8
  • Oracle* Linux 8
  • Arch Linux*
  • Red Hat* Enterprise Linux* (RHEL*)  8
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server* (SLES) 15 SP3

Windows* Host

  • Windows* 10
  • Windows* 11

macOS* Host

  • Intel® 64 based systems: macOS* 12 or higher
  • Apple* M1 based systems: macOS* 12 or higher

Supported Target Hardware Platforms

The following platforms are supported by most software components.

NOTE: Intel® 64 hardware platforms must support at least Intel® Streaming SIMD Extensions 4.2. Full software optimization is implemented for Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512. See ark.intel.com to search device capabilities.

  • Intel® 64
    • Intel Atom® processors
    • Intel® Core™ processor family
    • Intel® Xeon® processor family
    • Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor family
  • ARM
    • Apple* M1

Software Requirements

Prerequisites

  • Intel® OSPRay 2.8.0 or higher (included)
    • OSPRay prerequisites (included)
  • Optional: Intel® Open Image Denoise 1.4.2 or higher (for denoising pass capability)
  • Intel® oneAPI Threading Building Blocks (oneTBB) 2021.4.0 or higher (included)
  • OpenGL* to run in interactive mode
    • GLFW on non-Windows* OS platforms
  • Optional: Intel® MPI Library to use the distributed multi-node rendering feature
  • Python* 3.7 for python bindings feature
  • A C99 and C++11 capable compiler (C++14 or higher recommended)

Development Environment

Windows* OS:
  • Microsoft Visual Studio* 2019 is recommended
macOS*:
  • XCode* & XCode* command-line tools

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Product and Performance Information

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