Hardware Documents

Getting Started

Information on how to install the drivers and other essential software for your IPU hardware, how to run your first IPU program and get started with frameworks such as TensorFlow or PyTorch:

A dictionary of specialised terms used in Graphcore documentation:

IPU-POD Systems

IPU-POD Direct Attach (DA)

Information for the IPU‑POD4 DA and IPU‑POD16 DA systems.

Other Information

Servers approved for use with the IPU-M2000 and IPU-POD:

Supporting Tools

Tools for controlling and monitoring the status of IPU systems.