Streamlining NVIDIA Driver Deployment on RHEL 8 with Modularity Streams

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/streamlining-nvidia-driver-deployment-on-rhel-8-with-modularity-streams/

NVIDIA GPUs have become mainstream for accelerating a variety of workloads from machine learning, high-performance computing (HPC), content creation workflows, and data center applications. For these enterprise use cases, NVIDIA provides a software stack powered by the CUDA platform: drivers, CUDA-X acceleration libraries, CUDA-optimized applications, and frameworks. Deploying the NVIDIA driver is one of the…

Hi this is Kevin, hope you’ve enjoyed reading my blog post. Be sure to check out my presentations on this subject, at NVIDIA GTC Fall 2020 and Red Hat Summit 2020. On a related note, the yum-packaging-precompiled-kmod repository on GitHub, has a detailed README and pull requests are welcome. Shout out to our friends at Red Hat, that collaborated on this project. Finally, if you have any questions or comments, please let us know.