Getting Immediate Speedups with NVIDIA A100 TF32

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The NVIDIA A100 brought the biggest single-generation performance gains ever in our company’s history. These speedups are a product of architectural innovations that include Multi-Instance GPU (MIG), support for accelerated structural sparsity, and a new precision called TF32, which is the focus of this post. TF32 is a great precision to use for deep learning… contains all the details of the tf32 data type, including storage, rounding, conversion, arithmetic operations, etc.