Friday, December 19, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Facebook And Android Top Digital Trends For 2014
Your Next Car Could Have Android Inside
North Korea Linked To Recent Sony Hacking
Sony Global Education Established
CEA and Japan Audio Society to Jointly Promote Hi-Res Audio
Intel, IBM Follow Different Strategies On 14nm FinFET
Toshiba Announces 6TB Enterprise Capacity HDD Models
WebOS 2.0 Smart TV Platfom To Debut At CES
Active Discussions
The Leading Fifa 15 Coins saler
Windows xp
Will there be any trade in scheme for the coming PSP Go?
Hello, Glad to be Aboard!!!
Best optical drive for ripping CD's? My LG 4163B is mediocre.
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
 Home > News > General Computing > AMD Ann...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
AMD Announces Heterogeneous C++ AMP Language for Developers


AMD in collaboration with Microsoft today released the C++ AMP version 1.2 -- an open source C++ compiler which implements version 1.2 of the open specification for C++ AMP, available on both Linux and Windows for the first time.

The release represents another step forward toward AMD's goal of supporting cross-platform solutions and multiple programming languages. The tool, which leverages Clang and LLVM, accelerates productivity for developers wishing to harness the full power of modern heterogeneous platforms spanning servers, PCs and handheld devices.

C++ AMP version 1.2 enables C++ developers to accelerate applications across a broad set of hardware and software configurations by supporting three outputs:

  • Khronos Group OpenCL, supporting AMD CPU/APU/GPU, Intel CPU/APU, NVIDIA GPU, Apple Mac OS X and other OpenCL compliant platforms;
  • Khronos Group SPIR, supporting AMD CPU/APU/GPU, Intel CPU/APU and future SPIR compliant platforms; and
  • HSA Foundation HSAIL, supporting AMD APU and future HSA compliant platforms.

A key performance feature of version 1.2 of the open source C++ AMP specification is support for shared physical memory, which simplifies sharing of data between the CPU and GPU on heterogeneous platforms. Heterogeneous platforms built on the new spec allow programmers to benefit from minimized overhead of expensive data copies and pointer updates when accelerating applications.



Previous
Next
Europer To Probe Qualcomm: report        All News        Seagate Ships First 8 TB Hard Drives
Europer To Probe Qualcomm: report     General Computing News      Amazon Buys Twitch for $970 million

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
New Feature-stuffed Catalyst Omega Drives Released
AMD Adds The Mobile "Carrizo" Family of APUs to Its Roadmap
AMD Reveals Civilization: Beyond Earth Game Bundle, Overclocked Radeon R9 290X
AMD's Radeon R9 290X Graphics Card Now Available For Just $300
AMD Sales May Miss Estimates, New CEO Announces Restructuring
AMD Appoints Lisa Su as President and Chief Executive Officer
AMD To release Carrizo Notebook APUs Next Year
AMD Demonstrates Network Function Virtualization Solution on 64-Bit Embedded R-Series SoC
AMD To Showcase ARM Cortex-A57-Based Hadoop on Opteron Processors
AMD Moves Closer To The Introduction Of Project FreeSync Monitors
AMD Introduces DirectGMA on AMDs FirePro GPUs
AMD Launches AMD Radeon R9 285 Graphics, "Never Settle: Space Edition" Game Bundle

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .