Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 6th Aug 2009 22:38 UTC
AMD "AMD has announced the release of the first OpenCL SDK for x86 CPUs, and it will enable developers to target x86 processors with the kind of OpenCL code that's normally written for GPUs. In a way, this is a reverse of the normal 'GPGPU' trend, in which programs that run on a CPU are modified to run in whole or in part on a GPU."
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RE[2]: Really AMD?
by javiercero1 on Sat 8th Aug 2009 15:23 UTC in reply to "RE: Really AMD?"
javiercero1
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2005-11-10

.... to be fair NVIDIA has had the opencl sdk available for developers for a while, whereas ATI just released theirs (which brings down our linux devel system for stream really hard, so it seems they are not ready for production yet... so this x86 opencl release seems to be a stopgap to not keep developers waiting)

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