WDDM 2.0 and Windows 10

This section contains information about the following WDDM version 2.0 features and enhancements. WDDM 2.0 is available starting with Windows 10.

Article Description
GPU virtual memory in WDDM 2.0 Provides details about GPU virtual memory, including why the changes were made and how drivers use it.
Driver residency in WDDM 2.0 Provides details about the driver residency changes for WDDM 2.0.
Context monitoring Provides details about context monitoring, which allows for flexible synchronization between GPU engines, or across CPU cores and GPU engines. A monitored fence object, which is an advanced form of fence synchronization, allows either a CPU core or a GPU engine to signal or wait on a particular fence object.