Nov 10, 2017   |   Xin Wang, Tristan Webb, Marcel Nassar

Flexpoint: numerical innovation underlying the Intel® Nervana™ Neural Network Processor

We are delighted to announce our research team’s new paper, Flexpoint: an adaptive numerical format for efficient training of deep neural networks, accepted to the 2017 Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) conference. This paper provided a complete description and validation of Flexpoint, the core numerical technology powering the Intel® Nervana™ Neural Network Processor--specialized hardware that…

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