OpenCL related stories

Khronos SPIR 1.0 Specification for OpenCL now available

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The Khronos Group recently launched the SPIR 1.0 specification for OpenCL. The specification defines version 1.0 of the OpenCL Standard Portable Intermediate Representation (SPIR). SPIR is a mapping from the OpenCL C programming language into LLVM IR.

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ARM Mali Graphics, OpenCL, GPU Computing and reflections from shows

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Jem Davies, self proclaimed "Godfather" to technical talent in ARM, recaps various high-lights from shows in the past few months.

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NVIDIA Quadro K5000 GPU comes to Mac Pro

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NVIDIA announced today that its new Quadro K5000 GPU will be available on Apple Mac Pro. Based on Nvidia’s internal tests, the Kepler architecture enables the Quadro K5000 GPU for Mac to run key content-creation applications up to twice as fast at lower power than the Fermi-based Quadro 4000 for Mac, while the new chips also provide support for OpenGL and OpenCL.

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PowerVR OpenCL demo from CES 2012

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Imagination demonstrates the power saving potential of GPGPU applications using OpenCL on PowerVR GPUs.

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BittWare Announces Half-length Altera Stratix V PCIe Board for OpenCL Applications

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The S5-PCIe-HQ is a half-length PCIe Gen3 x8 card based on the high-bandwidth, power-efficient Altera Stratix V GX or GS FPGA. Altera will target the S5PH-Q as a platform for OpenCL development and demonstration.

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Khronos Group technology courses

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If you are looking for training on one or more of the Khronos Group technologies, we've updated our training events schedule.

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OpenCL extension for PHP

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rsky on Github has created and shared a PHP extension allowing you to use OpenCL within PHP. Instructions for compiling the extension, and a few examples are included.

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Khronos SIGGRAPH videos and media now online

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If you were unable to make it to the 2012 SIGGRAPH LA, and you really wanted to see the Khronos Groups Birds of a Feather sessions (BOFs), now you can. Presentation slides, videos, photos and more, are now online. A special thank you goes out to the Gold and Silver sponsors of the OpenGL 20th anniversary party: AMD, Google, NVIDIA, DMP, Imagination, Intel, Lucasfilm and R3

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PGI updates PGCL OpenCL framework for multi-core ARM-based Systems-on-Chips (SoCs)

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PGI, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Khronos member STMicroelectronics updated the PGCL OpenCL framework for multi-core ARM-based Systems-on-Chips (SoCs).

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Altera launches early access to OpenCL for FPGA program

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Altera Corporation today announced its OpenCL for FPGAs Early Access Program (EAP), enabling customers to get a first look at Altera's OpenCL for FPGA solution. Altera has partnered with Acceleware to offer a course titled "OpenCL for Altera FPGAs" which provides detailed training on the OpenCL language and how to use it with Altera FPGAs. The course is available for OpenCL EAP customers only and will be held in a variety of regions.

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