MAGMA Downloads

MAGMA provides implementations for CUDA, HIP, Intel Xeon Phi, and OpenCL. The latest releases are MAGMA 2.5.3, hipMAGMA 1.0.0, MAGMA MIC 1.4.0, and clMAGMA 1.3, respectively. The libraries available for download are listed below in the order of their release dates.

Please use any of the following publications to reference MAGMA.

MAGMA Bitbucket repository:


MAGMA 2.5.3

MAGMA 2.5.3 is now released. Updates include:

  • Enhancements to enable hipMAGMA generation from MAGMA to support AMD GPUs through single (MAGMA sources);
  • New routine: add syrk in all precisions (needed for hipMAGMA);
  • New routine: add hemm/symm in all precisions (needed for hipMAGMA);
  • New routine: add GEMM-based herk and her2k in all precision (needed for hipMAGMA);
  • Bug fix in cmake when USE_FORTRAN is OFF;
  • Bug fix in example_sparse.c;
  • Fix support for half computation in magmablas_hgemm_batched tester for CUDA < 9.2.
magma-2.5.3.tar.gz   Download View License

hipMAGMA 1.0.0

hipMAGMA 1.0.0 is now released. This is an initial release for the HIP runtime to support AMD GPUs.

  • hipMAGMA is based on MAGMA 2.5.2 to provide the MAGMA 2.5.2 functionalities to AMD GPUs. All CUDA-based sources in MAGMA 2.5.2 are converted to HIP. Tar-ball is available below or use direct download from the hibMAGMA branch
    hg clone ssh:// -r hipMAGMA
  • Scrips are provided to do the conversion through
    make -f make.gen.hipMAGMA
  • Specific tuning for AMD GPUs is added for some BLAS routines
  • Added SYMM, SYRK, and SYR2K for all precisions (previously not available in MAGMA and not yet in rocBLAS) as needed to enable solvers for generalized symmetric/Hermitian-definite eigenproblems
  • This is an initial release and not all BLAS functionalities are available
  • More information is available in the hipMAGMA branch
hipMAGMAv1.0.0.tar.gz   Download View License

MagmaDNN 1.1

MagmaDNN 1.1 is now available. MagnaDNN provides HP data analytics and machine learning tools using MAGMA as its computational backend. Updates in this release include:

  • Bug fixes and performance improvements;
  • Distributed training;
  • Hyperparameter optimization framework improvements;
  • Benchmarks using MagmaDNN;
  • Performance comparisons, accuracy validations, etc. (w\ TensorFlow, Theano, and PyTorch).

More information on MagmaDNN 1.1 is given in this paper and presentation.

MagmaDNN's repository is on Bitbucket:

release-magmadnn-v1.1.tar.gz   Download View License


MAGMA MIC 1.4.0 is now available. This release provides implementations for MAGMA's one-sided (LU, QR, and Cholesky) and two-sided (Hessenberg, bi- and tridiagonal reductions) dense matrix factorizations, as well as linear and eigenproblem solver for Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessors. More information on the approach is given in this presentation.

magmamic-1.4.0.tar.gz   Download View License

clMAGMA 1.3

clMAGMA is an OpenCL port of MAGMA. It supports AMD GPUs. The clMAGMA library dependancies, in particular optimized GPU OpenCL BLAS and CPU optimized BLAS and LAPACK for AMD hardware, can be found in the AMD clMath Libraries (formerly APPML).

Included in the clMAGMA 1.3 release are routines for the following algorithms:

  • LU, QR, and Cholesky factorizations in both real and complex  arithmetic (single and double);
  • Linear and least squares solvers based on correspondingly the LU/Cholesky and QR factorizations in both real and complex  arithmetic (single and double);
  • Reductions to Hessenberg, bidiagonal, and tridiagonal forms using orthgonal similarity transformationsin both real and complex arithmetic (single and double);
  • Eigen and singular value problem solvers in both real and complex arithmetic (single and double);
  • Orthogonal transformation routines.
clmagma-1.3.0.tar.gz   Download View License


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