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5 ULM-FiT Introduction
I get started on the ULMFiT paper, looking at the introduced ideas.
2019-12-26
Merry Christmas
May your Christmas be merry and bright. -John 1:9
2019-12-25
4 Finishing up Benchmarking
Finishing up the 90 page benchmarking results, nuanced results.
2019-12-24
4 Point to point BMs
In this section, we'll review the data transfers from one tile to another under diverse load conditions.
2019-12-21
4 Local Memory BMs
The latency and bandwidth are reviewed in ch 3.
2019-12-20
4 Experimental Setup
A quick look at the experimental setup used in the microbenchmarks.
2019-12-19
4 IPU BSP
The Bulk Synchronous Parallel Model is discussed.
2019-12-18
4 IPU Microbenchmarking Subsystems
A deeper look at each subsystem is reviewed to show some impressive numbers.
2019-12-17
4 IPU Microbenchmarking intro
A starting look at this paper identifies differences between architectures before comparing them.
2019-12-16
3 Graphcore Patent- Scheduler Control
While the scheduler controls workers as they work and exit, but additional complexities to exit can provide the programmer fundamental information.
2019-12-14