Install Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit from Anaconda* Cloud

This guide provides installation steps for Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit distributed through the Anaconda* Cloud.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Ubuntu* 18.04 long-term support (LTS), 64-bit

  • CentOS* 7.6, 64-bit

  • macOS* 10.14.x versions.

  • Windows 10*, 64-bit Pro, Enterprise or Education (1607 Anniversary Update, Build 14393 or higher) editions

  • Windows Server* 2016 or higher

Install the runtime package using the Anaconda* Package Manager

  1. Set up the Anaconda* environment:

    conda create --name py37 python=3.7
    conda activate py37
  2. Updated conda to the latest version:

    conda update --all
  3. Install the Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ Toolkit:

    • Ubuntu* 20.04

      conda install openvino-ie4py-ubuntu20 -c intel
    • Ubuntu* 18.04

      conda install openvino-ie4py-ubuntu18 -c intel
    • CentOS* 7.6

      conda install openvino-ie4py-centos7 -c intel
    • Windows* 10 and macOS*

      conda install openvino-ie4py -c intel
  4. Verify the package installed:

    python -c "import openvino"

Now you can start to develop and run your application.

Known Issues and Limitations

  • You cannot use Python bindings included in Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit with Anaconda* distribution

  • You cannot use Python OpenVINO™ bindings included in Anaconda* package with official Python distribution.

Additional Resources