CUDACasts Episode #7: nvidia-smi Accounting

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/cudacasts-episode-7-nvidia-smi-accounting/

The NVIDIA System Management Interface, nvidia-smi, is a command-line interface to the NVIDIA Management Library, NVML. nvidia-smi provides Linux system administrators with powerful GPU configuration and monitoring tools. HPC cluster system administrators need to be able to monitor resource utilization (processor time, memory usage, etc.) on their systems. This resource monitoring is typically called accounting. New in…