Inference Engine API Changes History

The sections below contain detailed list of changes made to the Inference Engine API in recent releases.

2019 R3


New supported layers:

FPGA plugin streaming support:

Removed API

2019 R2


Inference Engine Core API:

Query API extensions to InferenceEngine::ExecutableNetwork and InferenceEngine::IExecutableNetwork:

Metrics and values for Query API:

Common API:

New supported primitives:

Extensions to Blob creation API:

Deprecated API

The methods listed below are deprecated and will be removed in 2019 R4 release:

Common API:

InferenceEngine::IInferencePlugin and InferenceEngine:InferencePlugin obsolete methods:

Fields in InferenceEngine::Data class are replaced with appropriate methods:

Heterogeneous plugin:

Blob creation API with dimensions in reverse order:

API working with device enumeration: