nvpmodel - Jetson AGX Xavie

NVPModel – NVIDIA Jetson AGX Xavier Developer Kit

October 7, 2018 kangalow 4

You can use the command line tool nvpmodel to set the performance and energy usage characteristics of the NVIDIA Jetson AGX Developer Kit. Looky here: Background With the introduction of the Jetson TX2, the command line tool nvpmodel brought the ability to define a set of parameters to effectively define Read more …

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NVIDIA Jetson AGX Xavier Developer Kit

September 28, 2018 kangalow 0

NVIDIA recently began shipping a new product, the Jetson AGX Xavier Developer Kit. Looky here: Jetson AGX Xavier Overview The Jetson Xavier is the next generation of the Jetson line of development kits. Xavier ups the game from the previous generation Jetson TX2. The Jetson Xavier introduces a new module Read more …

Rosbags on RACECAR/J

Record and Playback Actions under ROS – RACECAR/J

September 14, 2018 kangalow 1

One of the first things people like to do with their RACECAR is gather data. Using ROS we can record and playback actions. It’s easy! Looky here: Background The usual note here: You should definitely have the book “Programming Robots with ROS, a practical introduction to the Robot Operating System” Read more …

AlphaPilot Challenge

AlphaPilot – Lockheed Martin Innovation Challenge

September 12, 2018 kangalow 0

Lockheed Martin is launching AlphaPilot, an open invitation challenge. Looky here: The focus is on artificial intelligence for autonomous systems. The challenge is to design an artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML) framework capable of flying a drone without human intervention or navigational pre-programming. What about prizes? Alpha Pilot will Read more …

Jetson Xavier

JetPack 4.0 Developers Preview

September 10, 2018 kangalow 3

NVIDIA has announced that a developer preview early access release for JetPack 4.0 is now available. This release is to support the new Jetson Xavier Developer Kit. We reproduce the original announcement, known as the good bits, here for your convenience. Here is the original link. JetPack 4.0 Developer Preview Read more …

Exploring ROS - RACECAR/J

Exploring ROS – RACECAR/J

September 4, 2018 kangalow 6

Exploring ROS is easy using the both the built-in tools and additional GUI based tools. Looky here: This is a little different than most the content on JetsonHacks. Basically we bring up a running ROS system using the MIT RACECAR stack and take a look around. This gives some background Read more …

Jetson Xavier

Links to Jetson Xavier Resources

August 30, 2018 kangalow 2

NVIDIA is now making available a collection of links and resources for the Jetson Xavier. The official page is here. Reproduced here to spread the word! Jetson Xavier Homepage Jetson Xavier FAQ Jetson Xavier Pre-Orders Jetson Xavier News Blog Platform Documentation & Design Files (Registration in Developer Program required) Jetson Read more …

Install TensorFlow
Deep Learning

TensorFlow for NVIDIA Jetson TX2

August 29, 2018 kangalow 6

NVIDIA now has an official release for TensorFlow on the NVIDIA Jetson TX2 Development Kit! This makes installing TensorFlow on the Jetson much less challenging. Here’s the shortcut version: For Python 2.7 $ pip install –extra-index-url=https://developer.download.nvidia.com/compute/redist/jp33 tensorflow-gpu For Python 3.5 pip3 install –extra-index-url=https://developer.download.nvidia.com/compute/redist/jp33 tensorflow-gpu Here is the original announcement and Read more …

Magic Leap One

Magic Leap One – NVIDIA Jetson TX2

August 23, 2018 kangalow 0

We have know for some time (February, 2017) that Magic Leap has been using the Jetson TX2 for research and development: This shot shows a rig in development. While the purpose of that particular hardware is a little muddy, the recent announcement of the Magic Leap One Developer Edition is Read more …