This topic describes the release notes for Alibaba Cloud heterogeneous computing services and provides links to the relevant references.

For the release notes for Elastic Compute Service (ECS), see Release notes.

July 2021

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The gn7i GPU-accelerated compute optimized instance family is released. 2021-07-01 All Instance families

June 2021

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The ebmgn7i GPU-accelerated compute optimized ECS Bare Metal Instance family is released. 2021-06-08 All Instance families

January 2021

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The gn7 GPU-accelerated compute optimized instance family is released. 2021-01-12 Some Instance families

January 2020

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The vgn6i lightweight GPU-accelerated compute optimized instance family is released. 2020-01-16 Some Instance families

November 2019

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The gn6e GPU-accelerated compute optimized instance family is released. 2019-11-14 Some Instance families
New instance family The ebmgn6e GPU-accelerated compute optimized ECS Bare Metal Instance family is released. 2019-11-14 Some Instance families

August 2019

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The ebmgn6v GPU-accelerated compute optimized ECS Bare Metal Instance family is released. 2019-08-26 Some Instance families
New instance family The ebmgn6i GPU-accelerated compute optimized ECS Bare Metal Instance family is released. 2019-08-26 Some Instance families

June 2019

Feature Description Release date Region References
vgn5i, lightweight GPU-accelerated compute optimized instance family GRID drivers are provided for vgn5i instances. 2019-06-19 All Install an NVIDIA GRID driver on a GPU-accelerated virtualization Linux instance

March 2019

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The gn6i GPU-accelerated compute optimized instance family is released. 2019-03-21 All Instance families
New instance family The sccgn6 GPU-accelerated compute optimized SCC instance family is released. 2019-03-20 All Instance families
New instance family The vgn5i lightweight GPU-accelerated compute optimized instance family is released. 2019-03-19 All Instance families

September 2018

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The gn6v new generation GPU-accelerated instance family (V100 model) is released. 2018-09-12 All Instance families

March 2018

Feature Description Release date Region References
GPU-accelerated instance NVIDIA GPU Cloud (NGC) GPU-accelerated containers are supported. 2018-03-28 All Deploy an NGC environment on gn5 instances

February 2017

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The gn4 GPU-accelerated compute optimized instance family is released. 2017-02-14 All Instance families

January 2017

Feature Description Release date Region References
New instance family The ga1 GPU-accelerated visualization and compute optimized instance family is released. 2017-01-24 All Instance families