Amazon Linux AMI with NVIDIA GRID and TESLA GPU Driver

The Amazon Linux AMI is a supported and maintained Linux image provided by Amazon Web Services for use on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). It provides a stable, secure, and high performance execution environment for the NVIDIA GRID GPU Driver AMI which allows application developers to run NVIDIA GeForce-optimized games and applications from the cloud on Amazon EC2. Amazon Web Services provides ongoing security and maintenance updates to all instances running Amazon Linux AMIs. The Amazon Linux with NVIDIA GRID GPU Driver is provided at no additional charge to Amazon EC2 users. For developers interesting in writing your own streaming application, you can apply to get developer access to the GRID SDK at https://developer.nvidia.com/grid-app-game-streaming . If you are not a developer and wish to stream your own applications and games from Amazon, we recommend using TeamViewer http://www.teamviewer.com ... Read more


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    Latest Version

    2016.09.1.20170119 (Other available versions)


    Operating System

    Linux/Unix, Amazon Linux 2016.03


    Delivery Method

    64-bit Amazon Machine Image (AMI) (Read more)



    AWS Services Required

    Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS


    Highlights

    • AWS Integration - The Amazon Linux AMI includes packages and configurations that provide tight integration with Amazon Web Services.
    • Secure Configuration - The configuration of the Amazon Linux AMI enhances security by focusing on two main security goals: limiting access and reducing software vulnerabilities.
    • Package Repository Access - The Amazon Linux AMI is designed to be used in conjunction with online package repositories hosted in each Amazon EC2 region.

    Product Description

    The Amazon Linux AMI is a supported and maintained Linux image provided by Amazon Web Services for use on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). It provides a stable, secure, and high performance execution environment for the NVIDIA GRID GPU Driver AMI which allows application developers to run NVIDIA GeForce-optimized games and applications from the cloud on Amazon EC2. Amazon Web Services provides ongoing security and maintenance updates to all instances running Amazon Linux AMIs. The Amazon Linux with NVIDIA GRID GPU Driver is provided at no additional charge to Amazon EC2 users. For developers interesting in writing your own streaming application, you can apply to get developer access to the GRID SDK at https://developer.nvidia.com/grid-app-game-streaming . If you are not a developer and wish to stream your own applications and games from Amazon, we recommend using TeamViewer http://www.teamviewer.com .

    Product Details

    • Version: 2016.09.1.20170119
    • Available on AWS Marketplace Since: 10/17/2013

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    Usage Instructions

    Once the instance has launched connect to it via SSH with 'ec2-user'.

    Support Details

    Amazon Linux AMI with NVIDIA GRID and TESLA GPU Driver

    Support is available through forums, technical FAQs and the Service Help Dashboard. Paid support is available.

    https://forums.aws.amazon.com/forum.jspa?forumID=30

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    Recent Product Reviews

    02/17/2017

    why not up to date?

    Uses old version of CUDA which is incompatible. The whole point of using an AMI is that it works out...

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    09/07/2016

    Up to date and fully functional!

    TLDR Ignore the old reviews complaining of old versions of stuff. This is running the same CUDA 7.5...

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    07/07/2016

    slicker than snot

    Needed to do some CUDA development using a modern CUDA environment. Works great. Easily installed all...

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    06/20/2016

    nVidia drivers updated as of June 2016

    There are lots of complaints about the old nVidia drivers. These have been updated: 2016.03.2 Point...

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    02/27/2016

    Drivers are outdated and lacks ecs-agent

    It's a trade-off between installing drivers or other services. 1-star lost for not having updated drivers...

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