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AMD Opens the Throttle on APU Performance with Updated OpenCL Software Development

August 15, 2011 by · Comments Off on AMD Opens the Throttle on APU Performance with Updated OpenCL Software Development 

Web Hosting ToolboxSUNNYVALE, CA – AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced availability of the AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) Software Development Kit (SDK) v2.5. Featuring advances in CPU to GPU data throughput, the latest version of the APP SDK provides developers a solid foundation to take full advantage of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), including the latest AMD A-Series APUs offering brilliant HD graphics, supercomputer-like performance and All-Day battery life. 1

The AMD APP SDK helps developers quickly and easily tap into the power of GPU compute and parallel processing in heterogeneous computing platforms, building on the OpenCL™ industry standard to help developers reach a broader market by writing applications that run on a variety of device form factors. Read more

AMD and Multicoreware Team to Help Developers Optimize the use of OpenCL for AMD Fusion APUs

May 2, 2011 by · Comments Off on AMD and Multicoreware Team to Help Developers Optimize the use of OpenCL for AMD Fusion APUs 

Webmaster ToolboxSUNNYVALE, CA — AMD announced a new collaboration with Multicoreware, a leader in software solutions and tool development for multi-core and heterogeneous computing environments, to deliver an advanced set of tools for OpenCL™ optimization. The tools development effort accelerates software developers’ ability to create and optimize software that fully exploits the unique processing capability of AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs).

“Accelerated parallel processing represents unprecedented levels of computing capability in mobile form factors, and the tools suite that Multicoreware is developing enables application developers to achieve this performance benefit with less effort,” said Manju Hegde, corporate vice president, AMD Fusion Experience Program. “Our work with Multicoreware marks another milestone toward broad industry adoption of OpenCL as we equip developers with necessary tools to build innovative, next-generation applications ranging from consumer PCs to high-performance computing.” Read more

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