Install DL Workbench from the Intel® Distribution for OpenVINO™ Toolkit Package

You can install the DL Workbench by installing the OpenVINO™ toolkit package that contains the tool.

NOTE: This installation option works on Linux systems only. The recommended installation option is installing from Docker Hub.

Installation Prerequisites

Install OpenVINO™ Package

Download the Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit for Linux* OS from the download page (registration required).

Follow the instructions to Install the Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit for Linux*.

NOTE: Do not remove the archive you used to install the OpenVINO™ toolkit package, because the archive is required for running the DL Workbench.

Install Docker* CE

To install Docker CE for Linux, follow the steps described in the Docker documentation (registration required).

Run DL Workbench

Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Open a terminal in the DL Workbench folder. The path to the folder is
/<path_to_installed_package>/deployment_tools/tools/workbench.

Step 2: Build the DL Workbench image specifying the path to the downloaded archive with the OpenVINO™ toolkit package:

./scripts/build_docker.sh -PACKAGE_PATH <path-to-archive>

NOTE: To see the list of available arguments, run the following command:

./scripts/build_docker.sh --help

This command sets up the environment for the DL Workbench Docker* image and builds the image.

Step 3: Run the DL Workbench Docker container with the following command:

./scripts/start_workbench.sh -IMAGE_NAME workbench

NOTE: To see the list of available arguments, run the command below:

./scripts/start_workbench.sh --help

Step 4: Once the http://127.0.0.1:5665 link followed by a generated token appears in the console log, open it in your browser. See Enter DL Workbench for details.


The DL Workbench Active Configurations page appears:

You have successfully installed the OpenVINO™ DL Workbench. Now you can move on to Work with Models and Sample Datasets.

Proxy Settings

If you are behind a corporate proxy, run the DL Workbench with additional proxy parameters:

NOTE: Replace <no-proxy>, <http-proxy>, and <https-proxy> with your proxy values.

./scripts/start_workbench.sh -IMAGE_NAME openvino/workbench -HTTP_PROXY <http-proxy> -HTTPS_PROXY <https-proxy> -NO_PROXY <no-proxy>

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